Favorite Quotations ~  Sincerity Whack on the Side of the Head

"The most exhausting thing in life, I have discovered, is being insincere." ~ Anne Morrow Lindbergh

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Be as you would seem to be. ~ Thomas Fuller

Men are always sincere. They change sincerities, that's all. ~ Tristan Bernard

Sincerity resembles a spice. Too much repels you and too little leaves you wanting. ~ Bill Copeland

Sincerity is romantic. I don't think you need gestures. ~ Simon Cowell

A little sincerity is a dangerous thing, and a great deal of it is absolutely fatal. ~ Oscar Wilde

Ceremony and great professing renders friendship as much suspect as it does religion. ~ William Wycherley

Insincerity is merely a method by which we can multiply our personalities. ~ Oscar Wilde

It is dangerous to be sincere unless you are also stupid. ~ George Bernard Shaw

Never be sincere sincerity is the death of writing. ~ Gordon Lish

The effect of sincerity is to give one's work the character of protest. The painter being concerned only with conveying his impression, simply seeks to be himself and no one else. ~ Claude Monet

Sincerity is the foundation of the spiritual life. ~ Albert Schweitzer

People trust me. I sell sincerity. ~ George Foreman