Explore the value of Honesty
Here are some inspiring stories about honesty.
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THE EXTRA SLED My brother Chris and I were 10 and 9 years old and it was a snow day, no school! Our mom took us to the store to buy 2 sleds, one for each of us. She gave us the money, stayed in the car and sent us on our way. We picked out our sleds and paid for them. As we were walking out the door I realized an extra sled was...
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THE KEY AND THE SCHOOLWORK Nothing good happened the time I lied. You will never get away with lying and not always thinking. You’ll almost always get caught. The time I lied my mom was gone and I was with my dad, we were at my brothers football game and I asked my dad if I could go get something from the car. He said yes and gave me the...
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HONESTY Honesty My cousin and I are watching TV. While we watch he tells me he is tired of watching T.V. “Can we go do something else?” he asks. This reminds me of one time when I was outside with my dad. Suddenly I remember when my dad and I were outside, and he was teaching me tricks. Then my mom came outside and...
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Where did your values come from?

We've all had people in our lives who have made a positive impact on us. A parent or grandparent, a sibling who was there for us, or maybe even just a guy who shines shoes for a living? Whoever they are, tell us their story so they can inspire us even more.

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HONESTY QUOTATIONS
20180807 tuesday quote updated
“There is nothing so strong or safe in an emergency of life as the simple truth.”

Charles Dickens

Tuesday quote
“We have to stand up for what we believe in, even when we might not be popular for it. Honesty starts with being ourselves, authentic and true to who we are and what we believe in, and that may not always be popular, but it will always let you follow your dreams and your heart.”

Tabatha Coffey

20180808 wednesday quote
“We know the truth, not only by the reason, but also by the heart.”

Blaise Pascal

Monday quote
“Honesty is more than not lying. It is truth telling, truth speaking, truth living, and truth loving.”

James E. Faust

Wednesday quote
“Three things cannot be long hidden: the sun, the moon, and the truth.”

Buddha

20180810 friday quote
“No legacy is so rich as honesty.”

William Shakespeare

Thursday quote
“You're only responsible for being honest, not for someone else's reaction to your honesty.”

Kelli Jae Baeli

20180809 thursday quote
“Honesty is the fastest way to prevent a mistake from turning into a failure.”

James Altucher

20180807 tuesday quote
“The real things haven't changed. It is still best to be honest and truthful; to make the most of what we have; to be happy with simple pleasures; and have courage when things go wrong.”

Laura Ingalls Wilder

20180806 monday quote
“Integrity is telling myself the truth. And honesty is telling the truth to other people.”

Spencer Johnson

Friday quote
“Honesty is the best policy. If I lose mine honor, I lose myself.”

William Shakespeare

Here are some stories about everyday heroes who show 'honesty'.
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Michael s Please bear with me, I'm not very good on the keyboard. My two sons and I went through a situation in 2006 that changed our lives. I have told my sons since that time that we make mistakes but it's what we do afterwords that determines who we are. Their mother made a mistake with someone else and we must move on....
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Freddy Brammeier I often traveled with my father during the summer to pick up feed/seed… he was a farmer…I basically went everywhere with him when he wasn't working at his factory job… One day, we went to a female, about 20 miles south of our house… When we got almost all the way home… We were stopped at a railroad crossing… and...
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Mitchi Q Mitchi and I became AWESOME FRIENDS back in June, but we had met when he first posted on a forum/avatar-based website, a website in which I pretty much LIVE on. Now, to get some characteristics of Mitchi's attitude. I find him to be quite nice, VERY funny, and a mess-with-my-friends-and-you'll-regret-it sort...
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Where did your values come from?

We've all had people in our lives who have made a positive impact on us. A parent or grandparent, a sibling who was there for us, or maybe even just a guy who shines shoes for a living? Whoever they are, tell us their story so they can inspire us even more.

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Your Comments
J.P. Smith from Sydney SEPTEMBER 1, 2016
The one person you can't lie to is yourself.

Dennis from Aguadilla, Puerto Rico MARCH 25, 2016
Every human conflict begins with a single lie.

Dainty from Cho SEPTEMBER 14, 2015
Education is the best provision for old age.

Manish from New Jersey SEPTEMBER 11, 2015
"When you lie you fear emotionally when you speak the truth you speak spiritually"

bob from california MARCH 1, 2014
i enjoy watching those vidoes make some more!

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