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True friendship ought never to conceal what it thinks.
We are only falsehood, duplicity, contradiction; we both conceal and disguise ourselves from ourselves.
A woman, especially, if she have the misfortune of knowing anything, should conceal it as well as she can.
Look at the means which a man employs, consider his motives, observe his pleasures. A man simply cannot conceal himself!
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.
Talking much about oneself can also be a means to conceal oneself.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Words, like nature, half reveal and half conceal the soul within.
Alfred Lord Tennyson
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.'
When it aims to express a love of the world it refuses to conceal the many reasons why the world is hard to love, though we must love it because we have no other, and to fail to love it is not to exist at all.
Mark Van Doren
Look wise, say nothing, and grunt. Speech was given to conceal thought.
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.
Words were not given to man in order to conceal his thoughts.
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
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
William Arthur Ward
Martin Luther King, Jr.
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Age is a case of mind over matter. If you don't mind, it don't matter.
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