A good reputation is never lost, even in difficult times. It can be difficult to maintain a good reputation, but it is important to remember that it will remain intact, even when faced with challenging circumstances.
This proverb is a reminder to stay true to your values and beliefs, even when it is difficult, as our reputation will remain intact.
The origin of the proverb is unknown, but it is likely to have originated in ancient Greece or Rome. It has first been recorded in English in the 16th century.