Posts Tagged: honor

Even Better the Next Day

. “I always wanted to be someone better the next day than I was the day before.” ~ Sir Sidney Poitier, KBE Actor, Director, Writer & Diplomat British Academy Film Award Winner, Academy Award (Oscar) Winner, Knight Commander of the

Even Better the Next Day

. “I always wanted to be someone better the next day than I was the day before.” ~ Sir Sidney Poitier, KBE Actor, Director, Writer & Diplomat British Academy Film Award Winner, Academy Award (Oscar) Winner, Knight Commander of the

A Matter of The Whole Package

“For me, the beauty of a person is a matter of the whole package. You have to look at the whole thing, not just a matter of outward appearance or whatever. It has to do with one’s character, personality, upbringing

A Matter of The Whole Package

“For me, the beauty of a person is a matter of the whole package. You have to look at the whole thing, not just a matter of outward appearance or whatever. It has to do with one’s character, personality, upbringing

It Shouldn’t Be an Oddity

“I have friends and family that are filled with massive amounts of integrity, and it shouldn’t be an oddity.” ~ Sandra Bullock, Actress, Producer, Entrepreneur, Founder – Fortis Films & Philanthropist

It Shouldn’t Be an Oddity

“I have friends and family that are filled with massive amounts of integrity, and it shouldn’t be an oddity.” ~ Sandra Bullock, Actress, Producer, Entrepreneur, Founder – Fortis Films & Philanthropist

Proud to Be a Nerd

“Somebody called me a nerd. That’s not a word that I’m used to hearing. I was proud of it… It’s like a badge of honor to me, knowing where I came from.” ~ Malcolm Mitchell, NFL Football Player & Author

Proud to Be a Nerd

“Somebody called me a nerd. That’s not a word that I’m used to hearing. I was proud of it… It’s like a badge of honor to me, knowing where I came from.” ~ Malcolm Mitchell, NFL Football Player & Author

The Bud of Victory

“The bud of victory is always in the truth.” ~ Benjamin Harrison Lawyer, Colonel of the 70th Volunteer Infantry & President of the United States (1889-1893)

The Bud of Victory

“The bud of victory is always in the truth.” ~ Benjamin Harrison Lawyer, Colonel of the 70th Volunteer Infantry & President of the United States (1889-1893)

Better Than We Say

“Do what you say you’re going to do. And try to do it a little better than you said you would.” ~ Jimmy Dean, Singer, Television Host, Actor, Businessman. Creator of Jimmy Dean Sausage, Actor & Country Music Hall of

Better Than We Say

“Do what you say you’re going to do. And try to do it a little better than you said you would.” ~ Jimmy Dean, Singer, Television Host, Actor, Businessman. Creator of Jimmy Dean Sausage, Actor & Country Music Hall of

To Live in Peace with One’s Self

“You have to do something in your life that is honorable and not cowardly if you are to live in peace with yourself.” ~ Lawrence Harvey “Larry” Brown, Basketball Coach (1969-Present), Basketball Hall of Fame (Coach, 2002), NBA Title (Pistons,

To Live in Peace with One’s Self

“You have to do something in your life that is honorable and not cowardly if you are to live in peace with yourself.” ~ Lawrence Harvey “Larry” Brown, Basketball Coach (1969-Present), Basketball Hall of Fame (Coach, 2002), NBA Title (Pistons,

Our Sense of Nationhood

“Human rights is the soul of our foreign policy, because human rights is the very soul of our sense of nationhood.” ~ Jimmy Carter, Jr. a.k.a James Earl Carter, Jr., Naval Officer, Farmer, Politician, Author, 39th President of the United

Our Sense of Nationhood

“Human rights is the soul of our foreign policy, because human rights is the very soul of our sense of nationhood.” ~ Jimmy Carter, Jr. a.k.a James Earl Carter, Jr., Naval Officer, Farmer, Politician, Author, 39th President of the United

The Greatest Legacy

“The greatest legacy one can pass on to one’s children and grandchildren is not money or other material things accumulated in one’s life, but rather a legacy of character and faith.” ~ William Franklin “Billy” Graham, Jr., Evangelist, Orator &

The Greatest Legacy

“The greatest legacy one can pass on to one’s children and grandchildren is not money or other material things accumulated in one’s life, but rather a legacy of character and faith.” ~ William Franklin “Billy” Graham, Jr., Evangelist, Orator &

Like the Sun

“Truth is like the sun; you can shut it out for a time, but it ain’t goin’ away.” ~ Elvis Aaron Presley, Musician, Singer & Actor

Like the Sun

“Truth is like the sun; you can shut it out for a time, but it ain’t goin’ away.” ~ Elvis Aaron Presley, Musician, Singer & Actor

Be a Great Spirit, Instead

“Great spirits have always faced violent opposition from mediocre minds.” ~ Albert Einstein, Theoretical Physicist & Nobel Prize for Physics (1921)

Be a Great Spirit, Instead

“Great spirits have always faced violent opposition from mediocre minds.” ~ Albert Einstein, Theoretical Physicist & Nobel Prize for Physics (1921)

Give the Living Blossoms

“It’s so nice to get flowers while you can still smell the fragrance.” ~ Lena Mary Calhoun Horne, Jazz Singer, Pop Music Singer, Dancer, Actress, & Civil Rights Activist..

Give the Living Blossoms

“It’s so nice to get flowers while you can still smell the fragrance.” ~ Lena Mary Calhoun Horne, Jazz Singer, Pop Music Singer, Dancer, Actress, & Civil Rights Activist..

The Steps, the Biologicals & the Spirituals

“I want to congratulate all the men out there who are working, diligently, to be good fathers whether they are stepfathers, biological fathers or just spiritual fathers.” ~ T. D. Jakes, Sr., Bishop/Chief Pastor of The Potter’s House, Author &

The Steps, the Biologicals & the Spirituals

“I want to congratulate all the men out there who are working, diligently, to be good fathers whether they are stepfathers, biological fathers or just spiritual fathers.” ~ T. D. Jakes, Sr., Bishop/Chief Pastor of The Potter’s House, Author &

Conduct & Behavior, Wherever They Go

“Sixty-five percent of Americans don’t have the conversation with their children. So you’re sending off boys and girls off to college, off to high school, off to wherever they go, and nobody’s had the conversation about how to conduct themselves.

Conduct & Behavior, Wherever They Go

“Sixty-five percent of Americans don’t have the conversation with their children. So you’re sending off boys and girls off to college, off to high school, off to wherever they go, and nobody’s had the conversation about how to conduct themselves.

Life-Sides: Light & Dark

“Humans have a light side and a dark side, and it’s up to us to choose which way we’re going to live our lives. Even if you start out on the dark side, it doesn’t mean you have to continue

Life-Sides: Light & Dark

“Humans have a light side and a dark side, and it’s up to us to choose which way we’re going to live our lives. Even if you start out on the dark side, it doesn’t mean you have to continue

The Right Answer

“Let us not seek the Republican answer or the Democratic answer, but the right answer. Let us not seek to fix the blame for the past. Let us accept our own responsibility for the future.” ~ John F. Kennedy, 35th

The Right Answer

“Let us not seek the Republican answer or the Democratic answer, but the right answer. Let us not seek to fix the blame for the past. Let us accept our own responsibility for the future.” ~ John F. Kennedy, 35th

His Dreams & Destiny

“May all of God’s dreams for you come to pass. May His destiny for you never be thwarted.” ~ Rory & Wendy Alec, Founders, GOD TV

His Dreams & Destiny

“May all of God’s dreams for you come to pass. May His destiny for you never be thwarted.” ~ Rory & Wendy Alec, Founders, GOD TV

Living Values

“What I’ve learned, first of all, is to live your values. It’s easy to put words on paper. What we had to do was demonstrate our values.“ ~ Mary Barra, CEO, General Motors

Living Values

“What I’ve learned, first of all, is to live your values. It’s easy to put words on paper. What we had to do was demonstrate our values.“ ~ Mary Barra, CEO, General Motors

Be Not Questionable

“No one will question your integrity if your integrity is not questionable.” ~ Nathaniel Bronner, Jr., Manufacturing Director, Bronner Bros., President, Century Systems Inc. & Senior Pastor, Ark of Salvation Church

Be Not Questionable

“No one will question your integrity if your integrity is not questionable.” ~ Nathaniel Bronner, Jr., Manufacturing Director, Bronner Bros., President, Century Systems Inc. & Senior Pastor, Ark of Salvation Church

Beautiful Characters

“Character contributes to beauty. It fortifies a woman as her youth fades. A mode of conduct, a standard of courage, discipline, fortitude, and integrity can do a great deal to make a woman beautiful. ~ Jacqueline Bisset, Actress, Ordre National

Beautiful Characters

“Character contributes to beauty. It fortifies a woman as her youth fades. A mode of conduct, a standard of courage, discipline, fortitude, and integrity can do a great deal to make a woman beautiful. ~ Jacqueline Bisset, Actress, Ordre National

In Nothing Great, Nor Small

“Never give in–never, never, never, never, in nothing great or small, large or petty, never give in except to convictions of honor and good sense. Never yield to force; never yield to the apparently overwhelming might of the enemy.” Sir

In Nothing Great, Nor Small

“Never give in–never, never, never, never, in nothing great or small, large or petty, never give in except to convictions of honor and good sense. Never yield to force; never yield to the apparently overwhelming might of the enemy.” Sir

Ignored Facts Don’t Die

“Facts do not cease to exist because they are ignored.” ~ Aldous Huxley, Novelist, Essayist, Travel Writer, Script Writer, Poet & Short Story Writer ―

Ignored Facts Don’t Die

“Facts do not cease to exist because they are ignored.” ~ Aldous Huxley, Novelist, Essayist, Travel Writer, Script Writer, Poet & Short Story Writer ―

The Right to Do It

“The right to do something does not mean that doing it is right. ~ William Lewis Safire, Author, Columnist, Journalist, & Presidential Speechwriter. ~ Image via NAME HERE

The Right to Do It

“The right to do something does not mean that doing it is right. ~ William Lewis Safire, Author, Columnist, Journalist, & Presidential Speechwriter. ~ Image via NAME HERE

Never Found Out

“The measure of a man’s real character is what he would do if he knew he never would be found out.” ~ Thomas Babington Macaulay, Historian, Whig Politician & Essayist

Never Found Out

“The measure of a man’s real character is what he would do if he knew he never would be found out.” ~ Thomas Babington Macaulay, Historian, Whig Politician & Essayist

Could They Think of You?

“Live so that when your children think of fairness, caring, and integrity, they think of you.” ~ H. Jackson Brown, Jr., Author

Could They Think of You?

“Live so that when your children think of fairness, caring, and integrity, they think of you.” ~ H. Jackson Brown, Jr., Author