„Honor is like a match, you can only use it once.“

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Marcel Pagnol
francia író, drámaíró, forgatókönyvíró, filmrendező, 1895-1… 1895 - 1974

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„Honor is like an island, rugged and without a beach; once we have left it, we can never return.“

—  Nicolas Boileau-Despréaux French poet and critic 1636 - 1711

L'honneur est comme une ile escarpée et sans bords ;
On n'y peut plus rentrer dès qu'on en est dehors.
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„They can only kill us once.“

—  Immaculée Ilibagiza Rwandan writer 1972

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„Honors to me now are not what they once were.“

—  Chester A. Arthur American politician, 21st President of the United States (in office from 1881 to 1885) 1829 - 1886

Written on the death of his wife, Ellen. As quoted in Gentleman Boss: The Life of Chester Alan Arthur, ch. 8, Thomas C. Reeves (1975).
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„You have no alternative, and if you wish to live in honor, then this can be accomplished only by returning to your religion to religion and to jihad against your enemies.“

—  Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi leader of the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant 1971 - 2019

The Meir Amit Intelligence and Terrorism Information Center, 22 August 2018 (date of quote)
2014, 2018, Statement released in Arabic, 22 August 2018
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Nassim Nicholas Taleb fénykép

„Missing a train is only painful if you run after it! Likewise, not matching the idea of success others expect from you is only painful if that’s what you are seeking.“

—  Nassim Nicholas Taleb Lebanese-American essayist, scholar, statistician, former trader and risk analyst 1960

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