sincerity quotes

To give real service you must add something which cannot be bought or measured with money, and that is sincerity and integrity.Douglas Adams

You can take all the sincerity in Hollywood, place it in the navel of a fruit fly and still have room enough for three caraway seeds and a producer's heart.Fred Allen

Several speeches were made by the chiefs during the council, all expressive in the highest degree of their friendly disposition towards our government, and their conduct in every particular manifested the sincerity of their declarations.William Henry Ashley

This is the age of insincerity. The movies had the misfortune to come along in the twentieth century, and because they appeal to the masses there can be no sincerity in them.Lionel Barrymore

At religious instruction classes, I encountered The Pilgrims Progress by John Bunyan, and the sincerity of the traveller in that book was overwhelming.Lionel Blue

I love being down at Occupy Wall Street. The sincerity, the youth involvement, the desire for better, is palpable and moving. There is true caring, sharing, and refreshingly naive hope.Elayne Boosler

True country music is honesty, sincerity, and real life to the hilt.Garth Brooks

Sincerity may be humble but she cannot be servile.George Byron

Men are convinced of your arguments, your sincerity, and the seriousness of your efforts only by your death.Albert Camus

The merit of originality is not novelty; it is sincerity.Thomas Carlyle

The artist himself may not think he is religious, but if he is sincere his sincerity in itself is religion.Emily Carr

I like to have strong opinions with nothing to back them up with besides my primal sincerity. I like sincerity. I lack sincerity.Kurt Cobain

Sincerity is not a spontaneous flower nor is modesty either.Sidonie Gabrielle Colette

To practice five things under all circumstances constitutes perfect virtue; these five are gravity, generosity of soul, sincerity, earnestness, and kindness.Confucius

Truth of a modest sort I can promise you, and also sincerity. That complete, praiseworthy sincerity which, while it delivers one into the hands of one's enemies, is as likely as not to embroil one with one's friends.Joseph Conrad

Sincerity: willingness to spend one's own money.Mason Cooley

I'm into sincerity in music and sincerity in art. If it doesn't feel true, I don't want to do it. Things that are too dramatic scare me. I think that's why I don't always fit into the world of performing arts.Zooey Deschanel

The egoism which enters into our theories does not affect their sincerity; rather, the more our egoism is satisfied, the more robust is our belief.George Eliot

I have in sincerity pledged myself to your service, as so many of you are pledged to mine. Throughout all my life and with all my heart I shall strive to be worthy of your trust.Queen Elizabeth II

The sincerity of the art worker must permeate the song as naturally as the green leaves break through the dead branches in springtime.Alma Gluck