The general who advances without coveting fame and retreats without fearing disgrace, whose only thought is to protect his country and do good service for his sovereign, is the jewel of the kingdom.
- Sun Tzu
Who sows virtue reaps honor.
- Leonardo da Vinci
At fifteen life had taught me undeniably that surrender, in its place, was as honorable as resistance, especially if one had no choice.
- Maya Angelou
Those who educate children well are more to be honored than they who produce them; for these only gave them life, those the art of living well.
Death most resembles a prophet who is without honor in his own land or a poet who is a stranger among his people.
- Khalil Gibran
Any man or institution that tries to rob me of my dignity will lose.
- Nelson Mandela
Confidence… thrives on honesty, on honor, on the sacredness of obligations, on faithful protection and on unselfish performance. Without them it cannot live.
- Franklin D. Roosevelt
You will never do anything in this world without courage. It is the greatest quality of the mind next to honor.