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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
A lie told often enough becomes the truth.
Sin has many tools, but a lie is the handle which fits them all.
The roots of true achievement lie in the will to become the best that you can become.
No one can lie, no one can hide anything, when he looks directly into someone's eyes.
I know a girl who cries when she practices violin because each note sounds so pure it just cuts into her, and then the melody comes pouring out her eyes. Now, to me, everything else just sounds like a lie.
The secret of staying young is to live honestly, eat slowly, and lie about your age.
The roots of all goodness lie in the soil of appreciation for goodness.
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
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.
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.
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.
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.
I do myself a greater injury in lying than I do him of whom I tell a lie.
Michel de Montaigne
A lie can be halfway round the world before the truth has got its boots on.
I find this wave of super-skinny women scary. I'm not going to lie to you, I've got to drag myself down to the gym like everybody else. But I look at the red carpet sometimes and it's like a pageant.
First and foremost, telling historical stories is very tricky because it is something that is known. It is not like you can tell a lie or change something that is written in black and white.
If you tell a lie to make a person better, then that is not a sin.
Sun Myung Moon
I definitely used to lie about my age. I'm from Tennessee and everyone would vacation in Destin, Florida, where there are lots of cute guys. I would go with my older sister and lie about my age to them.
A. P. J. Abdul Kalam
Martin Luther King, Jr.
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