Definitions: (1) worthy of great respect; highly regarded; estimable; (2) motivated by principles of decency with a scrupulous regard to probity, rectitude, or reputation

Synonyms: dignity, nobility, renown, upright

• What is honored in a country is cultivated there. — Plato (428-348 bc) Greek philosopher
     Note also: What is honored in the self is also cultivated there.
• If children are expected to be honest, parents must be honest. If children are expected to be virtuous, parents must be virtuous. If you expect your children to be honorable, you must be honorable. —  James Esdras Faust (1920–2007) American president of the LDS church

Symbol: the turtle