You cannot believe in honor until you have achieved it. Better keep yourself clean and bright you are the window through which you must see the world.
I do borrow from other writers, shamelessly I can only say in my defense, like the woman brought before the judge on a charge of kleptomania, I do steal, but, your Honor, only from the very best stores.
I went to court for a parking ticket. I pleaded insanity. Isaid, “Your honor, why would anyone in their right mind park inthe passing lane?”
As this long and difficult war ends, I would like to address a few special words to … the American people Your steadfastness in supporting our insistence on peace with honor has made peace with honor possible. (On the Vietnam War)
The reason why all men honor love is because it looks up, and not down aspires and not despairs.
A woman of honor should not expect of others things she would not do herself.
Death most resembles a prophet who is without honor in his own land or a poet who is a stranger among his people.
The bird has an honor that man does not have. Man lives in the traps of his abdicated laws and traditions but the birds live according to the natural law of God who causes the earth to turn around the sun.
In every person who comes near you look for what is good and strong honor that try to imitate it, and your faults will drop off like dead leaves when their time comes.
Pay no attention to what the critics say… Remember, a statue has never been set up in honor of a critic
Even when someone battles hard, there is an equal portion for one who lingers behind, and in the same honor are held both the coward and the brave man the idle man and he who has done much meet death alike.
It is not our purpose to become each other it is to recognize each other, to learn to see the other and honor him for what he is.
When there is a lack of honor in government, the morals of the whole people are poisoned.
No greater nor more affectionate honor can be conferred on an American than to have a public school named after him.
It’s like being a Knight of the Garter. It’s an honor, but it doesn’t hold up anything.