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Top 60 Quotes About Reputation (CHARACTER)

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Character is like a tree and reputation like a shadow. The shadow is what we think of it; the tree is the real thing. - Abraham Lincoln
Character is like a tree and reputation like a shadow. The shadow is what we think of it; the tree is the real thing. – Abraham Lincoln
The way to gain a good reputation is to endeavor to be what you desire to appear. - Socrates
The way to gain a good reputation is to endeavor to be what you desire to appear. – Socrates
Reputation is like fine china Once broken it's very hard to repair. - Abraham Lincoln
Reputation is like fine china: Once broken it’s very hard to repair. – Abraham Lincoln
Regard your good name as the richest jewel you can possibly be possessed of. - Socrates
Regard your good name as the richest jewel you can possibly be possessed of. – Socrates
As a general rule, a reputation is built on manner as much as on achievement. - Joseph Conrad
As a general rule, a reputation is built on manner as much as on achievement. – Joseph Conrad
It takes 20 years to build a reputation and five minutes to ruin it. If you think about that, you'll do things differently. - Warren Buffett
It takes 20 years to build a reputation and five minutes to ruin it. If you think about that, you’ll do things differently. – Warren Buffett
He who worries about reputation, has a reputation to worry about. - Edwin Leibfreed
He who worries about reputation, has a reputation to worry about. – Edwin Leibfreed
A reputation for good judgment, for fair dealing, for truth, and for rectitude, is itself a fortune. - Henry Ward Beecher
A reputation for good judgment, for fair dealing, for truth, and for rectitude, is itself a fortune. – Henry Ward Beecher
A good reputation is more valuable than money. - Publilius Syrus
A good reputation is more valuable than money. – Publilius Syrus
With enough courage, you can do without a reputation. - Margaret Mitchell
With enough courage, you can do without a reputation. – Margaret Mitchell

20 Top Quotes About Reputation That Will Inspire You

A reputation for a thousand years may depend upon the conduct of a single moment. - Ernest Bramah
A reputation for a thousand years may depend upon the conduct of a single moment. – Ernest Bramah
Until you've lost your reputation, you never realize what a burden it was. - Margaret Mitchell
Until you’ve lost your reputation, you never realize what a burden it was. – Margaret Mitchell
Reputation is an idle and most false imposition; oft got without merit, and lost without deserving. - William Shakespeare
Reputation is an idle and most false imposition; oft got without merit, and lost without deserving. – William Shakespeare
It is generally much more shameful to lose a good reputation than never to have acquired it. - Pliny the Elder
It is generally much more shameful to lose a good reputation than never to have acquired it. – Pliny the Elder
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
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
First, make yourself a reputation for being a creative genius. Second, surround yourself with partners who are better than you are. Third, leave them to go get on with it. - David Ogilvy
First, make yourself a reputation for being a creative genius. Second, surround yourself with partners who are better than you are. Third, leave them to go get on with it. – David Ogilvy
Character is much easier kept than recovered. - Thomas Paine
Character is much easier kept than recovered. – Thomas Paine
A single lie destroys a whole reputation of integrity. - Baltasar Gracian
A single lie destroys a whole reputation of integrity. – Baltasar Gracian
He that filches from me my good name robs me of that which enriches him and makes me poor indeed. - William Shakespeare
He that filches from me my good name robs me of that which enriches him and makes me poor indeed. – William Shakespeare
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
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
The most important thing for a young man is to establish a credit… a reputation, character. - John D. Rockefeller
The most important thing for a young man is to establish a credit… a reputation, character. – John D. Rockefeller
Reputation is character minus what you've been caught doing. - Michael Iapoce
Reputation is character minus what you’ve been caught doing. – Michael Iapoce
Live in such a way that you would not be ashamed to sell your parrot to the town gossip. - Will Rogers
Live in such a way that you would not be ashamed to sell your parrot to the town gossip. – Will Rogers
Time goes by, reputation increases, ability declines. - Dag Hammarskjold
Time goes by, reputation increases, ability declines. – Dag Hammarskjold
Every great historic change has been based on nonconformity, has been bought either with the blood or with the reputation of nonconformists. - Ben Shahn
Every great historic change has been based on nonconformity, has been bought either with the blood or with the reputation of nonconformists. – Ben Shahn
Be more concerned with your character than your reputation, because your character is what you really are, while your reputation is merely what others think you are. - John Wooden
Be more concerned with your character than your reputation, because your character is what you really are, while your reputation is merely what others think you are. – John Wooden
The greater the difficulty the more glory in surmounting it. Skillful pilots gain their reputation from storms and tempests. - Epictetus
The greater the difficulty the more glory in surmounting it. Skillful pilots gain their reputation from storms and tempests. – Epictetus
You can't build a reputation on what you are going to do. - Henry Ford
You can’t build a reputation on what you are going to do. – Henry Ford
Reputation is what men and women think of us; character is what God and angels know of us. - Thomas Paine
Reputation is what men and women think of us; character is what God and angels know of us. – Thomas Paine
Hope is the only universal liar who never loses his reputation for veracity. - Robert Green Ingersoll
Hope is the only universal liar who never loses his reputation for veracity. – Robert Green Ingersoll

20 Top Quotes About Reputation To Ponder

“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.”

Amy Carmichael
You're not born with a walk like that. You have to earn it. - Donna Ball
You’re not born with a walk like that. You have to earn it. – Donna Ball
I consider a good reputation is a great part of the human happiness. Some people, if they are very, very rich can permit themselves certain negligence to their reputations. - Aristotle Onassis
I consider a good reputation is a great part of the human happiness. Some people, if they are very, very rich can permit themselves certain negligence to their reputations. – Aristotle Onassis
Concealed talent brings no reputation. - Desiderius Erasmus
Concealed talent brings no reputation. – Desiderius Erasmus
At every word a reputation dies. - Alexander Pope
At every word a reputation dies. – Alexander Pope
It is difficult to make a reputation, but is even more difficult seriously to mar a reputation once properly made --- so faithful is the public. - Arnold Bennett
It is difficult to make a reputation, but is even more difficult seriously to mar a reputation once properly made — so faithful is the public. – Arnold Bennett
A good reputation is like the cypress; once cut, it never puts forth leaf again. - Francesco Guicciardini
A good reputation is like the cypress; once cut, it never puts forth leaf again. – Francesco Guicciardini
We would all like a reputation for generosity and we'd all like to buy it cheap. - Mignon McLaughlin
We would all like a reputation for generosity and we’d all like to buy it cheap. – Mignon McLaughlin
Work is the price which is paid for reputation. - Baltasar Gracian
Work is the price which is paid for reputation. – Baltasar Gracian
My reputation grows with every failure. - George Bernard Shaw
My reputation grows with every failure. – George Bernard Shaw
Love, like reputation, once fled, never returns more. - Aphra Behn
Love, like reputation, once fled, never returns more. – Aphra Behn
When a man has once gained a Reputation not even with God's help can he get rid of it. - Abraham Miller
When a man has once gained a Reputation not even with God’s help can he get rid of it. – Abraham Miller
Do you want to injure someone's reputation Don't speak ill of him, speak too well. - Andre Siegfried
Do you want to injure someone’s reputation? Don’t speak ill of him, speak too well. – Andre Siegfried
How many worthy men have we seen survive their own reputations! - Michel Eyquem De Montaigne
How many worthy men have we seen survive their own reputations! – Michel Eyquem De Montaigne
Our reputation is more important than the last hundred million dollars. - Rupert Murdoch
Our reputation is more important than the last hundred million dollars. – Rupert Murdoch
Reputation is but a synonym of popularity dependent on suffrage, to be increased or diminished at the will of the voters. - Washington Allston
Reputation is but a synonym of popularity: dependent on suffrage, to be increased or diminished at the will of the voters. – Washington Allston
A man can get a reputation from very small things. - Sophocles
A man can get a reputation from very small things. – Sophocles
Many a man's reputation would not know his character if they met on the street. - Elbert Hubbard
Many a man’s reputation would not know his character if they met on the street. – Elbert Hubbard
Make three correct guesses consecutively and you will establish a reputation as an expert. - Laurence J. Peter
Make three correct guesses consecutively and you will establish a reputation as an expert. – Laurence J. Peter
Glass, China, and Reputation, are easily cracked, and never well mended. - Benjamin Franklin
Glass, China, and Reputation, are easily cracked, and never well mended. – Benjamin Franklin

8 Top Quotes About Reputation For Business Owners

When a management with a reputation for brilliance tackles a business with a reputation for bad economics, it is the reputation of the business that remains intact. - Warren Buffett
When a management with a reputation for brilliance tackles a business with a reputation for bad economics, it is the reputation of the business that remains intact. – Warren Buffett
Whoever renders service to many puts himself in line for greatness - great wealth, great return, great satisfaction, great reputation, and great joy. - Jim Rohn
Whoever renders service to many puts himself in line for greatness – great wealth, great return, great satisfaction, great reputation, and great joy. – Jim Rohn
A good reputation for yourself and your company is an invaluable asset not reflected in the balance sheets. - Li Ka-shing
A good reputation for yourself and your company is an invaluable asset not reflected in the balance sheets. – Li Ka-shing
There is no advertisement as powerful as a positive reputation traveling fast. - Brian Koslow
There is no advertisement as powerful as a positive reputation traveling fast. – Brian Koslow
A brand for a company is like a reputation for a person. You earn reputation by trying to do hard things well. - Jeff Bezos
A brand for a company is like a reputation for a person. You earn reputation by trying to do hard things well. – Jeff Bezos
A good reputation is measured by how much you can improve the lives of others. - George Eastman
A good reputation is measured by how much you can improve the lives of others. – George Eastman
Repetition makes reputation, and reputation makes customers. - Elizabeth Arden
Repetition makes reputation, and reputation makes customers. – Elizabeth Arden
Success produces confidence, confidence relaxes industry, and negligence ruins the reputation which accuracy had raised. - Ben Jonson
Success produces confidence, confidence relaxes industry, and negligence ruins the reputation which accuracy had raised. – Ben Jonson

2 Top Quotes About Reputation For Lawyers

Your attitude will go a long way in determining your success, your recognition, your reputation and your enjoyment in being a lawyer. - Joe Jamail
Your attitude will go a long way in determining your success, your recognition, your reputation and your enjoyment in being a lawyer. – Joe Jamail
Lawyers are very, very good at keeping you out of prison, but they will sacrifice your reputation and credibility to do so. - Barney Frank
Lawyers are very, very good at keeping you out of prison, but they will sacrifice your reputation and credibility to do so. – Barney Frank

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