His literary and scientific reputation speedily brought him honourable recognition.
In character Turgot was simple, honourable and upright, with a passion for justice and truth.
Throughout the latter years of the reign she was kept in a sort of honourable confinement.
He was a man of strong mind, honourable spirit and affectionate disposition, energetic both in speech and in writing.
His sensitively honourable nature, which in early life had caused him to shrink from asserting his belief in Thirty-nine articles of faith which he had not examined, was shocked by the enormous abuses which confronted him on commencing the study of the law.