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The torch America carries is one of decency and hope. It is not America's torch alone. But it is America's duty - and honor - to hold it high enough that all the world can see its light.
Funeral pomp is more for the vanity of the living than for the honor of the dead.
Francois de La Rochefoucauld
Honor and shame from no condition rise. Act well your part: there all the honor lies.
Any person of honor chooses rather to lose his honor than to lose his conscience.
Michel de Montaigne
He who would pass his declining years with honor and comfort, should, when young, consider that he may one day become old, and remember when he is old, that he has once been young.
Fondly we think we honor merit then, When we but praise ourselves in other men.
In some ways, I had a traditional 'old South' upbringing, meaning that I spent some time in a military school, and acquired an inoculum of the military ethic that is still with me today: honor, duty, loyalty.
E. O. Wilson
No greater nor more affectionate honor can be conferred on an American than to have a public school named after him.
Young women should realize that young men they date will not honor and respect them if they have been involved in moral transgression.
James E. Faust
Worthless is the nation that does not gladly stake its all on its honor.
I don't believe we should bend the Constitution under any circumstance. It says what it says. We should do honor to it.
It's an honor to be awarded the Liberty Medal.
As to honor - you know - it's a very fine mediaeval inheritance which women never got hold of. It wasn't theirs.
It's an honor putting art above politics. Politics can be seductive in terms of things reductive to the soul.
He has honor if he holds himself to an ideal of conduct though it is inconvenient, unprofitable, or dangerous to do so.
Christians are not in bondage to do things as the world does, and moreover, the traditions and rudiments of men are not necessary to honor God.
It's not someone else's responsibility to honor my marriage. It's my responsibility.
I have a big ego, but I don't buy into it. I can't live off the ego. It's an honor that I get to be that guy onstage. It's not something I earned.
It's certainly my honor to be able to, hopefully, change the world a tiny bit, one mind at a time.
You can be deprived of your money, your job and your home by someone else, but remember that no one can ever take away your honor.
William Lyon Phelps
Praying in Jesus' name makes the distinction that all glory and honor belong to Christ, who is one with God the Father.
Honor sinks where commerce long prevails.
Remember, as long as you live, that nothing but strict truth can carry you through the world, with either your conscience or your honor unwounded.
Philip Stanhope, 4th Earl of Chesterfield
When I did Comic Relief, I did it to be on the show; it's a badge of honor as a comedian to do that show.
Of course, for me, having served 22 years in the military and to have the opportunity to continue to serve my country is a great honor and is a privilege. So that's what makes it special each and every day.
Martin Luther King, Jr.
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