Friday, January 20, 2006
Honesty Quotes & Life Instructions
I found a few quotes about Honesty….. The day is for honest men, the night is for thieves. Euripides. If you tell the truth, you don’t have to remember anything. Honesty is the best policy – when there is money in it. When in doubt, tell the truth. These three by Mark Twain. Level with your child by being honest. Nobody spots a phony quicker than a child. Mary MacCracken. Any fool can tell the truth, but it requires a man of some sense to know how to lie well. Samuel Butler. Being entirely honest with oneself is a good exercise. Sigmond Freud. Some more life instructions – Author unknown. 1. Talk slow but think quick. 2. Don’t judge people by their relatives. 3. Don’t let a little dispute injue a great friendship. 4. Smile when you pick up the phone. The caller will hear it in your voice. 5. Remember the three R’s: Respect for self; respect for others. Responsibility for all your actions. 6. When you realize you’ve made a mistake, take immediate steps to correct it. 7. Marry a man/woman you can talk to. As you get older,his/her conversational skills will be as important as any other. 8. Spend some time alone. 9. Read more books and watch less TV. 10. Remember that silence is sometimes the best answer. 11. Trust in God but lock your car. 12. Live a good, honourable life. Then when you get older and think back, you’ll get to enjoy it a second time. 13. Be gentle with the earth. 14. Never interrupt when you are being flattered. 15. Once a year, go someplace you’ve never been before. 16. Remember that not getting what you want is sometimes a stroke of luck. 17. Learn the rules and then break some. 18. Remember that the best relationship is one where your love for each other is greater than your need for each other. 19. Approach love and cooking with reckless abandon.