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You can't lie down in the ashes of another person's life.
Every hateful statement ever made about me is a dirty lie.
An omnipotent God is the only being with no reason to lie.
I have a sensible set of values that tell me to never lie.
When Shakespeare was writing, he wasn't writing for stuff to lie on the page; it was supposed to get up and move around.
This is a nation that has lost the ability to be self-critical, and that makes a lie out of the freedoms.
There is obviously a power and a truth in action that doesn't lie, which words easily can do.
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.
The innocent are so few that two of them seldom meet - when they do meet, their victims lie strewn all round.
The art of dancing stands at the source of all the arts that express themselves first in the human person. The art of building, or architecture, is the beginning of all the arts that lie outside the person; and in the end they unite.
I was living a life of a lie, I really was.
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.
What is the evolutionary value of blushing? It seems not to be to our advantage to do it, to involuntarily reveal our inner emotions. If we're trying to manipulate or lie, actions in furtherance of individual goals as opposed to the goals of others, blushing would not seem to be helpful. And yet everyone blushes, except the psychopath.
Frans de Waal
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.
Look, all administrations, all governments lie, all officials lie and nothing they say is to be believed. That's a pretty good rule.
Guilt always hurries towards its complement, punishment; only there does its satisfaction lie.
I have three storage units, and that's no lie. Three storage units. All books.
A lie with a purpose is one of the worst kind, and the most profitable.
Finley Peter Dunne
You can't lie to your audience. You can't lie to your fans.
Where does guilt and punishment lie, and are we not more expressive over remorse or guilt when other people see the badness in us?
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.
This lie of political correctness is bringing this country down. You just want to break through it all.
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.
The theater itself is a lie. Its deaths are mere special effects. Its tales never happened. Even the histories are distorted for dramatic effect. The theater is unnatural, a place of imagination. But the theater tells the audience something true: that the world requires judgments.
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.
My talents do not lie in DIY.
Steven Patrick Morrissey
Martin Luther King, Jr.
Leonardo da Vinci
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The greatest gift in life is to be remembered.
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