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Why lie? I'm not going to be a hypocrite and say the opposite of what I think, like some others do.
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
Marilyn Monroe wasn't even her real name, Charles Manson isn't his real name, and now, I'm taking that to be my real name. But what's real? You can't find the truth, you just pick the lie you like the best.
People never lie so much as after a hunt, during a war or before an election.
Otto von Bismarck
It is better to take what does not belong to you than to let it lie around neglected.
You're not drunk if you can lie on the floor without holding on.
The secret of staying young is to live honestly, eat slowly, and lie about your age.
A lie told often enough becomes the truth.
Sin has many tools, but a lie is the handle which fits them all.
No one can lie, no one can hide anything, when he looks directly into someone's eyes.
Let me say this loud and clear. There is a world of difference between terrorist acts and the Islamic Shari'a. Islam is not only a religion, but a way of life. And at its heart lie the sacred principles of tolerance and dialogue.
King Hussein I
The cure for all the ills and wrongs, the cares, the sorrows, and the crimes of humanity, all lie in the one word 'love'. It is the divine vitality that everywhere produces and restores life.
Lydia M. Child
To reach a port we must sail, sometimes with the wind, and sometimes against it. But we must not drift or lie at anchor.
Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr.
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
A lie gets halfway around the world before the truth has a chance to get its pants on.
I try to lie as much as I can when I'm interviewed. It's reverse psychology. I figure if you lie, they'll print the truth.
Part of my preparation is I go and ask the kit man what colour we're wearing - if it's red top, white shorts, white socks or black socks. Then I lie in bed the night before the game and visualise myself scoring goals or doing well.
People are so docile right now. It is almost as if good government means when the politicians lie to us for our own good, for the public good, and bad government is when politicians lie for their own selfish interests.
Abortion and racism are evil twins, born of the same lie. Where racism now hides its face in public, abortion is accomplishing the goals of which racism only once dreamed. Together, abortionists are destroying humanity at large and the black community in particular.
And, after all, what is a lie? 'Tis but the truth in a masquerade.
Ah, well, the truth is always one thing, but in a way it's the other thing, the gossip, that counts. It shows where people's hearts lie.
Even if a minefield or the abyss should lie before me, I will march straight ahead without looking back.
A friend of mine has a house with a basketball court and a pool. The guys go over and play basketball; I lie by the pool and nap in the sun. That defines me. That's consistent with who I am. I don't pretend to play basketball because I wanna feel like one of the guys. I wanna lie in the sun and relax.
I do myself a greater injury in lying than I do him of whom I tell a lie.
Michel de Montaigne
The immense cities lie basking on the beaches of the continent like whales that have taken to the land.
Arnold J. Toynbee
Martin Luther King, Jr.
C. S. Lewis
A. P. J. Abdul Kalam
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