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Why has the value of truth diminished ....

1. “Honesty saves everyone’s time.” Anonymous

2. “Honesty is the fastest way to prevent a mistake from turning into a failure.” James Altucher

3. “Honesty is a very expensive gift. Don’t expect it from cheap people.” Warren Buffett

4. “The greatest truth is honesty, and the greatest falsehood is dishonesty.” Abu Bakr RA

5. “Be honest in your life it creates positive energy.” Fathima Bibi Joosab

6. “Being honest may not get you a lot of friends but it’ll always get you the right ones.” John Lennon

7. “Honesty is the first chapter in the book of wisdom.” Thomas Jefferson

8. “Speak with honesty, think with sincerity, and act with integrity.” Anonymous

9. “The foundation stones for a balanced success are honesty, character, integrity, faith, love, and loyalty.” Zig Ziglar

10. “The first step toward greatness is to be honest.” Proverb

11. “No legacy is so rich as honesty.” William Shakespeare

12. “Honesty and transparency make you vulnerable. Be honest and transparent anyway.” Mother Teresa

13. “Honesty is the best policy.” Benjamin Franklin

14. “No matter what you do, stand up for who you are and be honest.” Bryant McGill

15. “Honesty is more than not lying. It is truth telling, truth speaking, truth living, and truth loving.” James E. Faust

16. “Make yourself an honest man.” Thomas Carlyle

17. “Each time you are honest and conduct yourself with honesty, a success force will drive you toward greater success. Each time you lie, even with a little white lie, there are strong forces pushing you toward failure.” Joseph Sugarman

18. “Honesty has a power that very few people can handle.” Steven Aitchison

19. “Honesty prospers in every condition of life.” Friedrich Schiller

20. “Be honest, brutally honest.” Lauryn Hill

21. “Just be honest with yourself. That opens the door.” Vernon Howard

22. “Leadership is intelligence, honesty, and doing the right thing.” Julie Zeilinger

23. “People all over the nation are starved for honesty and common sense.” Ben Carson

24. “Be honest, for God is the helper of honest people. Avoid telling lies since it will ruin your faith. Know that honest people are on the verge of nobility and honor, while liars are on the verge of collapse and destruction.” Imam Ali RA

25. “Be a reflection of what you’d like to see in others. If you want love, give love, if you want honesty, give honesty, if you want respect, give respect. You get in return, what you give.” Anonymous

26. “I’m not rude, I’m honest.” Anonymous

27. “An honest man’s word is as good as his bond.” Anonymous

28. “Be honest with the people who love you. They deserve your honesty.” Anonymous

29. “The first step is to be honest, and then to be noble.” Winston Churchill

30. “Be honest with yourself and never settle for a life that is not true to who you are.” ATGW

31. “Never be afraid to raise your voice for honesty and truth and compassion against injustice and lying and greed. If people all over the world would do this, it would change the earth.” William Faulkner

32. “Honesty and loyalty are key.” Taylor Lautner

33. “My parents taught me about the importance of qualities like kindness, respect, and honesty, and I realize how central values like these have been throughout my life.” Kate Middleton

34. “I admire honesty more than any other trait.” Jerry Reinsdorf

35. “As I have said, the first thing is to be honest with yourself. You can never have an impact on society if you have not changed yourself. Great peacemakers are all people of integrity, of honesty, but humility.” Nelson Mandela

It seems that we have historically always valued honesty. It is a virtue.

Apparently it is now not required .....

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