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Frankness Quotes

Frank and explicit--that is the right line to take when you wish to conceal your own mind and confuse the minds of others.

Author: Benjamin Disraeli (1804-1881)

Profession: British Statesman, Prime Minister

We are franker towards others than towards ourselves.

Author: Friedrich Nietzsche (1844-1900)

Profession: German Philosopher

People who talk much say nothing.

Author: Source Unknown


The great consolation in life is to say what one thinks.

Author: Voltaire (1694-1778)

Profession: French Historian, Writer

All faults may be forgiven of him who has perfect candor.

Author: Walt Whitman (1819-1892)

Profession: American Poet

All cruel people describe themselves as paragons of frankness.

Author: Tennessee Williams (1914-1983)

Profession: American Dramatist