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There is no kind of dishonesty into which otherwise good people more easily and frequently fall than that of defrauding the government.
Honesty is for the most part less profitable than dishonesty.
I have known a vast quantity of nonsense talked about bad men not looking you in the face. Don't trust that conventional idea. Dishonesty will stare honesty out of countenance any day in the week, if there is anything to be got by it.
Time will inevitably uncover dishonesty and lies; history has no place for them.
Men are able to trust one another, knowing the exact degree of dishonesty they are entitled to expect.
Accuracy is the twin brother of honesty; inaccuracy, of dishonesty.
The discipline of the written word punishes both stupidity and dishonesty.
The greatest truth is honesty, and the greatest falsehood is dishonesty.
Unfaithfulness in the keeping of an appointment is an act of clear dishonesty. You may as well borrow a person's money as his time.
Dishonesty is so grasping it would deceive God himself, were it possible.
There are some things that we know are just not as pleasant as the lies that we tell ourselves, and in that sense in order to endure existence everyone endures a certain amount of dishonesty in their everyday lives.
I do not believe we can blame genetics for adultery, homosexuality, dishonesty and other character flaws.
I detest politics, to be honest with you. It's a cesspool. And I don't think I would fare well in that cesspool because I don't believe in political correctness and I certainly don't believe in dishonesty.
Dishonesty in government is the business of every citizen. It is not enough to do your own job. There's no particular virtue in that. Democracy isn't a gift. It's a responsibility.
Regardless of the moral issue, dishonesty in advertising has proved very unprofitable.
I'm never going to take the view that I should say whatever I need to say in order to achieve something. Because that implies a level of dishonesty.
Kenneth Robert Livingstone
I was convinced I was worth less than my straight peers. I was at best inauthentic, and the longer I went without amending that dishonesty, the more ashamed I felt.
Whether people care enough about local news to pay for it is, sadly, an entirely different question than whether our democracy requires a strong watchdog function at the local level to ensure safeguards against abuse, chicanery, and outright dishonesty.
I don't want to lie. I dislike dishonesty. And I work in Hollywood, a town and a business that relies on a lot of falsehoods with people hiding behind different facades. I don't want to be a part of that.
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