Quotes and Sayings about Frankness



"The love of their country is with them only a mode of flattering its master; as soon as they think that master can no longer hear, they speak of everything with a frankness which is the more startling because those who listen to it become responsible."
- Marquis De Custine
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"Life is too short to be little. Man is never so manly as when he feels deeply, acts boldly, and expresses himself with frankness and with fervor."
- Benjamin Disraeli
(Related: Life, Frankness, Man)

"We appreciate frankness from those who like us. Frankness from others is called insolence."
- Andre Maurois
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"If you wish to preserve your secret, wrap it up in frankness."
- Alexander Smith
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"All cruel people describe themselves as paragons of frankness."
- Tennessee Williams
(Related: People, Frankness)

"My dream of politics all my life has been that it is the common business, that it is something we owe to each other to understand and discuss with absolute frankness."
- Woodrow Wilson
(Related: Life, Politics, Business, Dream, Frankness)