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A lie told often enough becomes the truth.
The secret of staying young is to live honestly, eat slowly, and lie about your age.
The most common lie is that which one lies to himself; lying to others is relatively an exception.
Little white lies are part of everyday life. If you're in court being charged with a felony, you're probably going to be tempted to lie. Or if your girlfriend asks you if the sweater she is wearing makes her look fat; you're going to lie because you love that person. There are different reasons and justifications to lie; it's human nature.
I seek truth over a lie; I seek justice over injustice; I seek righteousness over the rewards of evildoers, and I love Allah more than I love the state.
H. Rap Brown
A lie does not consist in the indirect position of words, but in the desire and intention, by false speaking, to deceive and injure your neighbour.
The roots of true achievement lie in the will to become the best that you can become.
Only in art will the lion lie down with the lamb, and the rose grow without the thorn.
An excuse is worse and more terrible than a lie, for an excuse is a lie guarded.
Pope John Paul II
The dream doesn't lie in victimization or blame; it lies in hard work, determination and a good education.
By a lie, a man... annihilates his dignity as a man.
I think the greatest illusion we have is that denial protects us. It's actually the biggest distortion and lie. In fact, staying asleep is what's killing us.
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.
I'm 0 for 3 with marriage - the scoreboard doesn't lie, never has. So what we all have is a marriage of the heart. To sully or contaminate or radically disrespect this union with a shameful contract is something that I will leave to the amateurs and the Bible grippers.
I'll never tell a lie. I'll never make a misleading statement. I'll never betray the confidence that any of you had in me. And I'll never avoid a controversial issue.
You're not drunk if you can lie on the floor without holding on.
Why lie? I'm not going to be a hypocrite and say the opposite of what I think, like some others do.
I spent a lot of years on the road, and what happens is you find out who your real friends are and you find out where your strengths and weaknesses lie in communication. I've had the same friends for 20 years now and I can count them on one hand.
Lying can never save us from another lie.
I have a punishing workout regimen. Every day I do 3 minutes on a treadmill, then I lie down, drink a glass of vodka and smoke a cigarette.
If you have to lie, cheat, steal, obstruct and bully to get your point across, it must not be a point capable of surviving on its own merits.
As the builders say, the larger stones do not lie well without the lesser.
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.
All my life I have been taught to take the high road and never to dignify salacious or false accusations and I have been taught never, never to lie.
It is better to sleep on things beforehand than lie awake about them afterwards.
John F. Kennedy
Martin Luther King, Jr.
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