Honesty is more praised than practiced [idiom]
Many people just say in words that honesty is good, but when it comes to action, they do not act honestly.
تا حرف از صداقت شد صدا قطع شد!
You are boasting about the benefits of honesty, but it was just last night when you told a big lie to Fred. It's true that honesty is more praised than practiced.
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