Honor Quotes (1,000+ quotes)
“All the great things are simple, and many can be expressed in a single word: freedom, justice, honor, duty, mercy, hope.”
United Europe Meeting, Albert Hall, London (May 14, 1947)
“If we lose the virile, manly qualities, and sink into a nation of mere hucksters, putting gain over national honor, and subordinating everything to mere ease of life, then we shall indeed reach a condition worse than that of the ancient civilizations in the years of their decay.”
"The Law of Civilization and Decay", The Forum (January 1897)
“Honor thy father and thy mother: that thy days may be long upon the land which the Lord thy God giveth thee.”
“It is in the character of very few men to honor without envy a friend who has prospered.”
Philoctetes (c. 409 BC), lines 92 and 93, translated by David Grene.