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My mum is just the sweetest person on Earth, and if I turned into her, I wouldn't be that upset at all; in fact, it would be an honour.
Lots of people come up to me and call me Sir Bruce now. Interviewers call me Sir with every question, but I never make a point of making people call me Sir. It doesn't matter to me, though; it was a great honour to be knighted. I'm very proud of it.
I still get invitations from all over Europe to speak at dinners, and it's an honour that promoters and charities can use me to create income.
The big upside to being captain is it's a huge honour, but the downside is that there is definitely extra pressure.
It's like a badge of honour if you're a British actor and you get the 'Harry Potter' call. It meant a lot to me.
One of the key issues will be personal honour vs. the good of the many, and unforeseen consequences.
Raymond E. Feist
It was quite an honour when 'New Woman' magazine voted me 88th sexiest man in the world. I think I was one in front of David Cameron.
Being recognised by Guinness World Records in their 60th year is a real honour. It's also a real privilege for me to be positioned beside such sporting greats.
Receiving the Newcombe Medal for a third year in a row is an amazing honour. The Newcombe Medal is a great occasion for the Australian tennis community to come together and celebrate our sport, recognise people's achievements and contributions to Australian tennis.
I must therefore implore your indulgence for a pretty long and plain development of my views concerning that cause which the citizens of New York, and you particularly, gentlemen, honour with generous interest.
For if the honour paid to Him is shared by others, He altogether ceases to be worshipped, since His religion requires us to believe that He is the one and only God.
I love watching the Oscars and seeing everybody saying all that 'it's an honour just to be nominated' rubbish. Then you see their faces when the split screen comes up as the winner is announced - the losers are all smiling through gritted teeth and looking as if they just swallowed half a pound of soor plooms.
Williams is one of the big names in F1 with a really strong pedigree, so it is an honour to be driving for them.
It is an honour to fight at the Royal Albert Hall.
Billy Joe Saunders
Poverty should not be viewed by us as a humiliation and even less so as a position of honour or a fatality.
I've always been obsessed with skincare, so representing Shiseido, the skincare powerhouse, is both an honour and a dream come true. I love the way my skin feels every day and every night using Shiseido products.
Prada is such a huge company, and it was an honour to work with them and so early on in my career.
The tremendous honour of the Nobel Prize is of the strongest incentive to me in my work, while the amount of the Prize will greatly simplify my task and provide me with much valuable help in my work.
I entreat students of letters and other scholars to obey their masters in things good, to imitate them, and diligently apply themselves to letters for the sake of God's honour and their own salvation and that of other men.
We are the first to honour the memories of those who perished through slavery, by declaring August 1 as Emancipation Day.
I am extremely proud to have the honour and privilege to be the Premier of this great state of Victoria.
To be awarded a prize which takes its name from an illustrious Dutchman who at the same time was a great citizen of Europe and through his writings did so much to open up our modern world of sensibility and thought is indeed a most signal honour.
John G. D. Clark
Ridley Scott is a cinematic master and a great man. It was a real honour working with him on 'Prometheus.'
I have to remember that winning an Oscar is an almost unbelievable goal and that it is an honour just to be nominated.
For me, it's my great honour that many people use blue LEDs or LED lightings now. So, we can contribute to the energy savings for the humans, so I'm very, very happy to contribute to the energy saving issues.
Martin Luther King, Jr.
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When you give yourself, you receive more than you give.
Antoine de Saint-Exupery
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