“A man has three names: the name he inherits, the name his parents gave him, and the name he makes for himself.
“Your reputation can be damaged by the opinions of others. Only you yourself can damage your character.”
“Many a man’s reputation would not recognize his character if they met in the dark.”
“A reputation once broken may possibly be repaired, but the world will always keep an eye on the spot where the crack was.”
“One way to cover up a bad past is to build a big future over it.”