Toggle My BrainyQuote
Quote of the Day
My painting is visible images which conceal nothing... they evoke mystery and indeed when one sees one of my pictures, one asks oneself this simple question 'What does that mean'? It does not mean anything, because mystery means nothing either, it is unknowable.
We are only falsehood, duplicity, contradiction; we both conceal and disguise ourselves from ourselves.
Look at the means which a man employs, consider his motives, observe his pleasures. A man simply cannot conceal himself!
True friendship ought never to conceal what it thinks.
To conceal anything from those to whom I am attached, is not in my nature. I can never close my lips where I have opened my heart.
A woman, especially, if she have the misfortune of knowing anything, should conceal it as well as she can.
Diplomats make it their business to conceal the facts, and politicians violently denounce the politicians of other countries.
It is the false shame of fools to try to conceal wounds that have not healed.
This self-love is the instrument of our preservation; it resembles the provision for the perpetuity of mankind: it is necessary, it is dear to us, it gives us pleasure, and we must conceal it.
I'm finding it increasingly difficult to simply walk down the street. In New York, I dashed in to buy a big pair of sunglasses to conceal myself, but the guy behind the counter shouted 'Hey! It's Dr. House.'
Words, like nature, half reveal and half conceal the soul within.
Alfred Lord Tennyson
Talking much about oneself can also be a means to conceal oneself.
When police or prosecutors conceal significant exculpatory or impeaching material, we hold, it is ordinarily incumbent on the state to set the record straight.
Ruth Bader Ginsburg
Camouflage is a game we all like to play, but our secrets are as surely revealed by what we want to seem to be as by what we want to conceal.
Time will bring to light whatever is hidden; it will cover up and conceal what is now shining in splendor.
The first step towards vice is to shroud innocent actions in mystery, and whoever likes to conceal something sooner or later has reason to conceal it.
Mr. Chairman, on September 11, we were attacked by terrorists who took advantage of weaknesses in our border security. After infiltrating our country, the terrorists were able to conceal their real identities, and thereby plot their attacks without fear of being apprehended.
Addresses are given to us to conceal our whereabouts.
Hector Hugh Munro
It's not about what you tell the reader, it's about what you conceal.
Choose silence of all virtues, for by it you hear other men's imperfections, and conceal your own.
George Bernard Shaw
Look wise, say nothing, and grunt. Speech was given to conceal thought.
Don't join the book burners. Do not think you are going to conceal thoughts by concealing evidence that they ever existed.
Dwight D. Eisenhower
It is harder to conceal ignorance than to acquire knowledge.
Arnold H. Glasow
Trying to conceal the fact that I was a gay, effeminate, hyperactive, adopted child with a serious lisp in southern Louisiana would have been like trying to hide Dolly Parton in a string bikini!
Men use thought only as authority for their injustice, and employ speech only to conceal their thoughts.
John F. Kennedy
Martin Luther King, Jr.
Image of the Moment
Get Social with BrainyQuote
Follow BrainyQuote on Facebook, Twitter and Google+ to share inspiring quotes with friends.
Join us on
Follow us on
Follow us on
Start your quote collection
Save your favorite quotes and create amazing collections.
Sign up, it's free!
Quote of the Day
BQ on Facebook
BQ on Twitter
BQ on Pinterest
BQ on Google+
BQ on Instagram
Quote Of The Day Feeds
Quote of the Day Email
© 2001 - 2015 BrainyQuote