Lie

Women lie about their age; men lie about their income.

William Feather

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Human greatness does not lie in wealth or power, but in character and goodness. People are just people, and all people have faults and shortcomings, but all of us are born with a basic goodness.

Anne Frank

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'Tis not where we lie, but whence we fell; the loss of heaven's the greatest pain in hell.

Pedro Calderon de la Barca

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I never lie. I believe everything I say, so it's not a lie.

Mark Wahlberg

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The beginnings and ends of shadow lie between the light and darkness and may be infinitely diminished and infinitely increased. Shadow is the means by which bodies display their form. The forms of bodies could not be understood in detail but for shadow.

Leonardo da Vinci

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Telling lies is a fault in a boy, an art in a lover, an accomplishment in a bachelor, and second-nature in a married man.

Helen Rowland

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Never lie when the truth is more profitable.

Stanislaw Jerzy Lec

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People never lie so much as after a hunt, during a war or before an election.

Otto von Bismarck

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You don't have to live a lie. Living a lie will mess you up. It will send you into depression. It will warp your values.

Gilbert Baker

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Sometimes I lie awake at night and ask why me? Then a voice answers nothing personal, your name just happened to come up.

Charles M. Schulz

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Lie — quotes and aphorisms

The most common lie is that which one lies to himself; lying to others is relatively an exception.

Friedrich Nietzsche

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Half a truth is often a great lie.

Benjamin Franklin

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For every good reason there is to lie, there is a better reason to tell the truth.

Bo Bennett

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When I was 21, I got into a motorcycle accident while traveling in Europe and I had to lie around a lot in the aftermath, which was really the first time in my life that I became really focused and inspired to write.

Chantal Kreviazuk

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No one can lie, no one can hide anything, when he looks directly into someone's eyes.

Paulo Coelho

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I find the great thing in this world is not so much where we stand, as in what direction we are moving: To reach the port of heaven, we must sail sometimes with the wind and sometimes against it — but we must sail, and not drift, nor lie at anchor.

Oliver Wendell Holmes

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Your intellect may be confused, but your emotions will never lie to you.

Roger Ebert

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There's only two people in your life you should lie to... the police and your girlfriend.

Jack Nicholson

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A lie can travel half way around the world while the truth is putting on its shoes.

Charles Spurgeon

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There are a terrible lot of lies going around the world, and the worst of it is half of them are true.

Winston Churchill

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