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The innocent are so few that two of them seldom meet - when they do meet, their victims lie strewn all round.
When Shakespeare was writing, he wasn't writing for stuff to lie on the page; it was supposed to get up and move around.
To Live signifies to believe and hope - to lie and to lie to oneself.
Emile M. Cioran
I have a sensible set of values that tell me to never lie.
There is obviously a power and a truth in action that doesn't lie, which words easily can do.
Opportunity ideas do not lie around waiting to be discovered. Such ideas need to be produced.
Edward de Bono
I - honestly, I don't know of a worse lie one could tell other than a lie to take a country to war. To make up things to take people to war. That's just got to be the most obscene, immoral thing to do.
You can't lie to your audience. You can't lie to your fans.
I was living a life of a lie, I really was.
Guilt always hurries towards its complement, punishment; only there does its satisfaction lie.
Truth never was indebted to a lie.
This is a nation that has lost the ability to be self-critical, and that makes a lie out of the freedoms.
The reason for the slow progress of the world seems to lie in a single fact. Every man is born under the yoke, and grows up beneath the oppressions of his age.
John Jay Chapman
WikiLeaks is exposing our government officials for the frauds that they are. They also show us how governments work together to lie to their citizens when they are waging war.
A lie with a purpose is one of the worst kind, and the most profitable.
Finley Peter Dunne
There are very few issues that lie specifically in one region now. Polio in Syria doesn't affect Syria alone. I don't think any issue can ever be isolated into local politics these days, because we all know too much.
The hope of a new politics does not lie in formulating a left-wing reply to the right-it lies in rejecting conventional political categories.
I have three storage units, and that's no lie. Three storage units. All books.
In Hollywood people lie to each other and cheat each other and then go and play tennis. But I don't want to be a tennis player.
Japan is a model already to the lie that economic growth is the key to our future. If they can really show an alternative to nukes and fossil fuels, then they will be the poster boy for the renewable energy for the future.
The truth doesn't lie. It's up in your face. It's in your conscience. It challenges your very being with the intention of cleaning you of sin and its influence.
When I feel like exercising I just lie down until the feeling goes away.
Robert M. Hutchins
Where does guilt and punishment lie, and are we not more expressive over remorse or guilt when other people see the badness in us?
When I'm singing 'Deanna,' for example, which I sing pretty much every night, it brings forward a kind of imagined, romanticized lie about this particular person, which I find really comforting and exciting to sing about.
This lie of political correctness is bringing this country down. You just want to break through it all.
John F. Kennedy
Martin Luther King, Jr.
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