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If a group of people feels that it has been humiliated and that its honour has been trampled underfoot, it will want to express its identity and this expression of an identity will take different shapes and forms.
Success is about honour, feeling morally calibrated, absence of shame, not what some newspaper defines from an external metric.
Nassim Nicholas Taleb
Perhaps I seek certain utopian things, space for human honour and respect, landscapes not yet offended, planets that do not exist yet, dreamed landscapes.
I believe that we have been doing this not primarily to achieve riches or even honour, but rather because we were interested in the work, enjoyed doing it and felt very strongly that it was worthwhile.
I knew I would be running with so many people watching all over the world because of him. People love Bolt. He has many fans out there because of his great achievements and breaking world records in Olympics. I've done the same and it's a great honour. I'm happy and I'm happy for him.
What a fantastic honour to be given the opportunity to write a column in the first ever 'Sunday Sun.'
It is an honour and a privilege to play music for a living, and I don't take it for granted, not even for a second.
It was an honour for me to have been able to work with Mr. Mandela in the process that led to the adoption of the interim constitution and our first democratic elections in April 1994.
F. W. de Klerk
There is no act of treachery or meanness of which a political party is not capable; for in politics there is no honour.
As he was valiant, I honour him. But as he was ambitious, I slew him.
People say I'm difficult and sometimes that's a badge of honour.
But if it be a sin to covet honour, I am the most offending soul alive.
I think that you can honour the sacrifices of a common soldier without glorifying war.
The men resent a woman getting any honour in what they consider is essentially their field. Men painters mostly despise women painters. So I have decided to stop squirming, to throw any honour in with Canada and women.
There is no greater honour than to serve Canadians.
I grow daily to honour facts more and more, and theory less and less. A fact, it seems to me, is a great thing; a sentence printed, if not by God, then at least by the Devil.
Why should we honour those that die upon the field of battle? A man may show as reckless a courage in entering into the abyss of himself.
William Butler Yeats
The post of honour is a private station.
A man of honour should never forget what he is because he sees what others are.
Shelley is truth itself and honour itself notwithstanding his out-of-the-way notions about religion.
How friendly all men would be one with another, if no regard were paid to honour and money! I believe it would be a remedy for everything.
Saint Teresa of Avila
It's an honour and a thrill and a privilege just to play in the NHL.
In honour I gained them, and in honour I will die with them.
If I honour my needs first, I will be the best wife, the best mum, the best sister, the best friend. I have to come first, because then everyone benefits.
It is a huge honour to be recognised as the world's best commentator, particularly against so many sporting greats.
C. S. Lewis
John F. Kennedy
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