By the side of honor, humiliation waits. When honored, one ought not be high-spirited. Behind poverty, prosperity follows. When impoverished, why should one by low-spirited.
Honor is simply the morality of superior men.
To those whose God is honor; only disgrace is a sin.
Because there is very little honor left in American life, there is a certain built-in tendency to destroy masculinity in American men.
The fiery trials through which we pass will light us down in honor or dishonor to the latest generation.
Ease and honor are seldom bedfellows.
Act well your part; there all honor lies.
Honor has not to be won; it must only not be lost.
The only thing of weight that can be said against modern honor is that it is directly opposite to religion. The one bids you bear injuries with patience, the other tells you if you don’t resent them, you are not fit to live.
A hundred years cannot repair a moment’s loss of honor.