Men are able to trust one another, knowing the exact degree of dishonesty they are entitled to expect.
I have known a vast quantity of nonsense talked about bad men not looking you in the face. Don't trust that conventional idea. Dishonesty will stare honesty out of countenance any day in the week, if there is anything to be got by it.
Accuracy is twin brother to honesty, and inaccuracy to dishonesty.
Unfaithfulness in the keeping of an appointment is an act of clear dishonesty. You may as well borrow a person's money as his time.
I do not believe we can blame genetics for adultery, homosexuality, dishonesty and other character flaws.
The discipline of the written word punishes both stupidity and dishonesty.
Regardless of the moral issue, dishonesty in advertising has proved very unprofitable
Time will inevitably uncover dishonesty and lies; history has no place for them.
The greatest truth is honesty, and the greatest falsehood is dishonesty.
There are some things that we know are just not as pleasant as the lies that we tell ourselves, and in that sense in order to endure existence everyone endures a certain amount of dishonesty in their everyday lives.
Honesty may be the best policy, but it's important to remember that apparently, by elimination, dishonesty is the second-best policy.
Dishonesty in government is the business of every citizen. It is not enough to do your own job. There's no particular gift in that. Democracy isn't a gift. It's a responsibility.
There is no kind of dishonesty into which otherwise good people more easily and frequently fall than that of defrauding the government.
Honesty pays, but it doesn't seem to pay enough to suit some people.
Accuracy is the twin brother of honesty; inaccuracy is a near kin to falsehood.
A truth that's told with bad intent beats all the lies you can invent.
There's one way to find out if a man is honest - ask him. If he says, 'Yes,' you know he is a crook.
I do not mind lying, but I hate inaccuracy.
Dishonor waits on perfidy. A man should blush to think a falsehood; it is the crime of cowards.
That which is won ill, will never wear well, for there is a curse attends it, which will waste it; and the same corrupt dispositions which incline men to the sinful ways of getting, will incline them to the like sinful ways of spending.