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Frank and explicit - that is the right line to take when you wish to conceal your own mind and confuse the minds of others.
The same words conceal and declare the thoughts of men.
Alfred Lord Tennyson
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.
Hip-hop reflects the truth, and the problem is that hip-hop exposes a lot of the negative truth that society tries to conceal. It's a platform where we could offer information, but it's also an escape.
All charming people have something to conceal, usually their total dependence on the appreciation of others.
The perfection of art is to conceal art.
The poor man wishes to conceal his poverty, and the rich man his wealth: the former fears lest he be despised, the latter lest he be plundered.
Marie von Ebner-Eschenbach
Words were not given to man in order to conceal his thoughts.
Everyone can know what is in my heart because I find it hard to conceal myself.
Theatre director: a person engaged by the management to conceal the fact that the players cannot act.
I don't like labels. I think they conceal more than they reveal, sort of like a bikini.
The gods conceal from men the happiness of death, that they may endure life.
I often will write a scene from three different points of view to find out which has the most tension and which way I'm able to conceal the information I'm trying to conceal. And that is, at the end of the day, what writing suspense is all about.
Speech was given to the ordinary sort or men, whereby to communicate their mind; but to wise men, whereby 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.
Conceal a flaw, and the world will imagine the worst.
Marcus Valerius Martial
Euphemism is a human device to conceal the horrors of reality.
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
Photographs can reveal something to us, and they can also conceal things.
Addresses are given to us to conceal our whereabouts.
Hector Hugh Munro
In every American there is an air of incorrigible innocence, which seems to conceal a diabolical cunning.
A. E. Housman
Looking so cool, his greed is hard to conceal, he's fresh out of law school, you gave him a license to steal.
What the actor is in private life, he is to a large extent on the stage, because he cannot conceal himself and his true personality from his audience.
The Federal government does not have any information about extraterrestrial life to conceal, and there are no secret projects for me to investigate.
Christians often get into perplexity about worldly allurements by asking, 'Where is the sin of this, or the danger of that?' There may be danger that the questioner cannot see: Satan's baits often skillfully conceal a sharp hook; but supposing that the thing be harmless, it does not follow that it would be pleasing to God or spiritually helpful.
Martin Luther King, Jr.
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