Sincerity Quotes

Oscar wilde - what people call insincerity is simply a method...
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The great enemy of clear language is insincerity.
George Orwell
To be able to practice five things everywhere under heaven constitutes perfect virtue... They are gravity, generosity of soul, sincerity, earnestness, and kindness.
Confucius
Sincerity is the way of Heaven.
Mencius, Works
A friend should be one in whose understanding and virtue we can equally confide, and whose opinion we can value at once for its justness and its sincerity.
Robert Hall

George santayana - a man is morally free when, in full possession of...
To be able to practice five things everywhere under heaven constitutes perfect virtue... They are gravity, generosity of soul, sincerity, earnestness, and kindness.
Confucius, The Confucian Analects
Six essential qualities that are the key to success Sincerity, personal integrity, humility, courtesy, wisdom, charity.
Dr. William Claire Menninge
My pessimism extends to the point of even suspecting the sincerity of other pessimists.
Jean Rostand
To be able under all circumstances to practice five things constitutes perfect virtue; these five things are gravity, generosity of soul, sincerity, earnestness and kindness.
Confucius
The English think incompetence is the same thing as sincerity.
Quentin Crisp
Rather than love, than money, than fame, give me truth. I sat at a table where were rich food and wine in abundance, and obsequious attendance, but sincerity and truth were not; and I went away hungry from the inhospitable board.
Henry David Thoreau, "Walden, " the Conclusion
When you are obliged to make a statement that you know will cause displeasure, you must say it with every appearance of sincerity; this is the only way to make it palatable.
Paul De Gondi
A little sincerity is a dangerous thing, and a great deal of it is absolutely fatal.
Oscar Wilde
Hold faithfulness and sincerity as first principles.
Confucius, The Confucian Analects
After two years in Washington, I often long for the realism and sincerity of Hollywood.
Fred Thompson, Speech before the Commonwealth Club of California
My pessimism extends to the point of even suspecting the sincerity of the pessimists.
Jean Rostand, Journal of a Character, 1931
When you are obliged to make a statement that you know will cause displeasure, you must say it with every appearance of sincerity this is the only way to make it palatable.
Paul De Gondi
Judge thyself with the judgment of sincerity, and thou will judge others with the judgment of charity.
John Mitchell Mason