Best 570 of Reputation quotes - MyQuotes
You have lost no reputation at all, unless you repute yourself such a loser.
If I am afraid to speak the truth lest I lose affection, or lest the one concerned should say, "You do not understand", or because I fear to lose my reputation for kindness; if I put my own good name before the other's highest good, then I know nothing of Calvary love.
As your reputation gets bigger, the gaps and chances to go through them get smaller.
The author describes Lincoln's attitude in making a deal with a newspaper publisher as, "almost defiant transparency.
Too often character assassination has replaced debate in principle here in Washington. Destroy someone's reputation, and you don't have to talk about what he stands for.
Reputation is the panacea for those who lack confidence in their own decisions.
Jeanne Marie Bouvier De La Motte Guyon
Let no one ask a stronger mark of an excellent love to God, than that we are insensible to our own reputation.
Citizens, the priority now is to recover trust between the Egyptian - amongst the Egyptians and to have trust and confidence in our economy and international reputation and the fact that the change that we have embarked on will carry on and there's no going back to the old days.
Darwin's Theory Survival of the Fittest, also applies into Business. Companies which consistently innovate, keep itself updated with customer's needs, market trends, check out their competition and accordingly make the strategy to evolve and keep them ahead of competition are the ones which are best suited for survival in Business Environment Evolution
Reputation, like a face, is the symbol of its possessor and creator, and another can use it only as a mask.
Character is like a tree, and reputation is like its shadow.
Enter RUMOUR, painted full of tongues." [Stage direction, Henry IV, Part 2, Induction]
Do you want to injure someone's reputation? Don't speak ill of him, speak too well.
Lord Damerel said that he knew well that it would be *infamous* to take advantage of you, when you knew nothing about the world and had never been beyond Yorkshire, or met any other men - well, only Mr Yardley! - so that you were almost *bound* to have fallen in love with him, and how *could* you understand what it would mean to be married to a man of his reputation?
Samuel Eliot Morison
Too rigid specialization is almost as bad for a historian's mind, and for his ultimate reputation, as too early an indulgence in broad generalization and synthesis.
Jean De La Bruyere
It is not so easy to obtain a reputation by a perfect work as to enhance the value of an indifferent one by a reputation already acquired.
Tell your good news as an evangelist would. Do so with a passion driven by a need to help and solve problems that some people didn’t even know they had.
The work I did in Vertigo meant nothing if no one cared about the movie. Luckily, Vertigo had a revival and people had begun to recognize there was something special and it gained in reputation. But it just as well could have ended up rotting in film cans somewhere.
Guy De Maupassant
Ces six personnes formaient le fond de la voiture, le côté de la société rentée, sereine et forte, des honnêtes gens autorisés qui ont de la Religion et des Principes.
It is a sign that your reputation is small and sinking if your own tongue must praise you.
Nanette L. Avery
A reputation is like a shadow; it hides when you go to sleep, but always returns with the sun…
Too many journalists and scientists have built their careers on the global-warming alarm. Certain newspapers have staked their reputation on it. The death of this theory will be painful and ugly. But it will die. Because it is wrong, wrong, wrong.
When you do more than you're paid for eventually you will get paid for more than you do. This is a basic truth that also applies to Business, Sales or anything you do. Whatever your endeavor always provide more service than you get paid for and you will develop a reputation that will separate you from the rest.
I have the reputation for being the opposite of a money-grubber.
You cannot really shame a man who sincerely does not care what others think of him.
Madeleine M. Kunin
Inaction, contrary to its reputation for being a refuge, is neither safe nor comfortable.
Despite that sort of reputation that Canada has of being a boring place, we really have produced really interesting politicians.
Lois Mcmaster Bujold
Guard your honor. Let your reputation fall where it will. And outlive the bastards.
You know, Taylor, I told his manager that your reputation in this firm is that you can go head-to-head with any man. And win.
It's good to have a brand that is consistent that people know about and trust. But it's also good to mix it up and adapt it, to polish it a bit and give it a new aspect. To not violate the reputation you've established but give it a new edge and veneer to show other aspects that people hadn't suspected.
Government activities that are for public consumption are eyewash from the citizens.
They’ve not forgotten him: worse, they never heard of him.
My reputation is aggressive this and aggressive that.
They come together like the Coroner's Inquest, to sit upon the murdered reputations of the week.
William J. Clinton
Hope I lived up to my reputation for being slick.
Some staff doesn't work well under pressure. So I make sure that my staff is very comfortable. I've got a bad reputation for being quite callous when it comes to culling staff. They are selected personally by me. I socialize with all my staff and they know me well and I consider them friends and we travel overseas together.
I read with some amusement my reputation as a ladies' man. My friends are amused by that, too, because they know my life.
The reputation of those countries which cater to the foreign policy interests of other states at the expense of their own national interests will go down regardless of how they explain their actions.
Guard yourself against accusations, even if they are false; for the multitude are ignorant of the truth and look only to reputation.
Misguided good men are more dangerous than honest bad men. It is because they are seen as good that, in and by good conscience, the mob will always, stubbornly back them without question.
Michael Ben Zehabe
When we justify a flaw we are actually inventing a new one. When a woman neglects developing her own character, she not only chisels away her own reputation, but the reputation of everyone in her household. pg 48
I'm supposed to be this complete slapper, that's my reputation.
Charles Caleb Colton
There are two modes of establishing our reputation; to be praised by honest men, and to be abused by rogues.
I never lose that terror of 'this is my last job, I'll never work again.' You can never relax and rely on whatever reputation you've built.
A medal glitters, but it also casts a shadow.
Avoid shame, but do not seek glory; nothing so expensive as glory.
You did good, you did good again. But then, you did bad, and suddenly you were never any good.
I wished, first of all, to buy my way into people's good graces with my book so that, in subsequent personal contact, I would find the ground already prepared, and, I reasoned, if I succeeded in implanting in their soules a favorable image of me, this image would in turn shape me; and so, willy-nilly, I would become mature.
Image is everything. You don’t spare any expense to create the right image. And word of mouth is critical. Once you get a good reputation, momentum will carry you.
Patricia C. Wrede
Well?' Jasper said when Mairelon did not reply. 'Who are you?' 'No, no,' Mairelon said. 'I asked you first. I also, if you recall, asked how you found this place and what you intend to do here, and you haven't told me that, either.' 'We might ask you the same thing,' Jasper retorted. 'You might, but I don't recommend it,' Mairelon said. 'You'll get a reputation as a poor conversationalist if you all can do is repeat what other people say to you.