Transparency Sayings and Quotes

Below you will find our collection of inspirational, wise, and humorous old transparency quotes, transparency sayings, and transparency proverbs, collected over the years from a variety of sources.


Clarity is the preoccupation of the effective leader. If you do nothing else as a leader, be clear.     

Marcus Buckingham

Honesty and transparency make you vulnerable. Be honest and transparent anyway.     

Mother Teresa

Transparency, honesty, kindness, good stewardship, even humor, work in businesses at all times.     

John Gerzema

Transparency increases the cost of hiding the truth. More efficient interactivity exposes truths that used to be inexpensive to hide.     

Don Peppers

One man's transparency is another's humiliation.     

Gerry Adams