Quotes & Promises
Inspirational & Famous Quotes
Definitions & Meanings
A good name is rather
to be chosen than great riches,
and loving favour rather than
silver and gold.
9 Debate thy cause with
thy neighbour himself; and
discover not a secret to another:
10 Lest he that heareth it
put thee to shame, and thine
infamy turn not away.
A good name is better
than precious ointment; and the
day of death than the day of one's
"Nazareth! Can anything good come
from there?" Nathanael asked.
"Come and see," said Philip.
The brothers at Lystra and Iconium
spoke well of him.
He must also have a good
reputation with outsiders, so that
he will not fall into disgrace and
into the devil's trap.
(1 Timothy 3:7)
6 Who, being in the form
of God, thought it not robbery to
be equal with God: 7 But made himself of no
reputation, and took upon him the
form of a servant, and was made in
the likeness of men:
And that from a child
thou hast known the holy
scriptures, which are able to make
thee wise unto salvation through
faith which is in Christ Jesus.
(2 Timothy 3:15)
"To the angel of the church in
Sardis write:These are the words
of him who holds the seven spirits
of God and the seven stars. I know
your deeds; you have a reputation
of being alive, but you are dead.
Inspirational Quotes from Famous People
Many a man's reputation would not
know his character if they met on
--Elbert Hubbard American, Writer
If I take care of my character, my
reputation will take care of me.
--Dwight L. Moody American,
Ninety percent of the politicians
give the other ten percent a bad
--Henry A. Kissinger Author
Nationalities, Statesman Quotes
You can't build a reputation on
what you intend to do.
--Liz Smith American, Journalist
Make three correct guesses
consecutively and you will
establish a reputation as an
--Laurence J. Peter Canadian,
A reputation once broken may
possibly be repaired, but the
world will always keep their eyes
on the spot where the crack was.
--Joseph Hall English, Clergyman
A novelist who writes nothing for
10 years finds his reputation
rising. Because I keep on
producing books they say there
must be something wrong with this
--J. B. Priestley British, Writer
Concealed talent brings no
--Desiderius Erasmus Author
Nationalities, Philosopher Quotes
Kindly words do not enter so
deeply into men as a reputation
--Mencius Chinese, Philosopher
Never make negative comments or
spread rumors about anyone. It
depreciates their reputation and
--Brian Koslow Author
Nationalities, Businessman Quotes
Mona Lisa is the only beauty who
went through history and retained
--Will Rogers 1879-1935, American
reputation! O, I ha lost my
reputation, I ha lost the immortal
part of myself, and what remains
--William Shakespeare 1564-1616,
British Poet, Playwright, Actor
To disregard what the world thinks
of us is not only arrogant but
--Marcus T. Cicero c. 106-43 BC,
Great Roman Orator, Politician
Associate with men of good quality
if you esteem your own reputation;
for it is better to be alone than
in bad company.
--George Washington American,
We would all like a reputation for
generosity and we'd all like to
buy it cheap.
--Mignon McLaughlin American,
My reputation is a media creation.
--John Lydon Rotten 1957-, British
What people say behind your back
is your standing in the community.
--Edgar Watson Howe 1853-1937,
American Journalist, Author
Glass, china, and reputation are
easily cracked, and never mended
--Benjamin Franklin 1706-1790,
American Scientist, Publisher,