"Honesty is the first chapter in the book of wisdom." -Thomas Jefferson
“A half truth is a whole lie.” ~ Yiddish Proverb
"Every lie is two lies, the lie we tell others and the lie we tell ourselves to justify it." --Robert Brault
“Integrity is telling myself the truth. And honesty is telling the truth to other people.”
― Spencer Johnson
"Honesty is the best policy. If I lose mine honor, I lose myself."
“Honesty is more than not lying. It is truth telling, truth speaking, truth living, and truth loving.”
― James E Faust
“No legacy is so rich as honesty.”
-William Shakespeare, All's Well That Ends Well
“It takes strength and courage to admit the truth.”
― Rick Riordan, The Red Pyramid
“Honest people don't hide their deeds.”
― Emily Brontë, Wuthering Heights
"When you tell a lie, you steal someone's right to the truth."
--Khaled Hosseini, The Kite Runner