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In reality, it si more fruitful to wound than to kill. While the dead man lies still, counting only one man less, the wounded man is a progressive drain upon his side.
B. H. Liddell Hart
The lies the government and media tell are amplifications of the lies we tell ourselves. To stop being conned, stop conning yourself.
I, for one, hope that youth will again revolt and again demoralize the dead weight of conformity that now lies upon us.
Howard Mumford Jones
I don't really believe in the Devil, but if the Devil is the Father of Lies, then he certainly invented the Internet.
Every man who has at last succeeded, after long effort, in calling up the divinity which lies hidden in a woman's heart, is startled to find that he must obey the God he summoned.
It lies in human nature that where you experience your first laughs, you also remember the age kindly.
When I recall my own path of life I cannot but speak of the violence, hatred and lies. A lesson drawn from such experiences, however, was that we can effectively oppose violence only if we ourselves do not resort to it.
An autobiography can distort; facts can be realigned. But fiction never lies: it reveals the writer totally.
V. S. Naipaul
But how carve way i' the life that lies before, If bent on groaning ever for the past?
Unfortunately, the American justice system is just riddled with lies and inconsistencies.
I am, you know, a Democrat through and through. I've always voted Democratic. You know, that is where my heart lies.
You needn't love your enemy, but if you refrain from telling lies about him, you are doing well enough.
E. W. Howe
Americans detest all lies except lies spoken in public or printed lies.
E. W. Howe
Gradually I came to realize that people will more readily swallow lies than truth, as if the taste of lies was homey, appetizing: a habit.
The salvation of mankind lies only in making everything the concern of all.
Herein lies our problem. If we level that much land to grow rice and whatever, then no other animal could live there except for some insect pest species. Which is very unfortunate.
I don't know where the loyalty lies in baseball. You really don't have to protect each other much, unless there's like a bench-clearing brawl. In hockey, it's important that they look out for each other.
Seann William Scott
I think the responsibility lies with the fashion world as a collective. We have to demand more variety.
Oh, what lies there are in kisses.
Someone who always has to lie discovers that every one of his lies is true.
Humanity is not a church made of stone, in which vault after vault lies open.
True leadership lies in guiding others to success. In ensuring that everyone is performing at their best, doing the work they are pledged to do and doing it well.
The meaning of the universe lies outside the universe.
The value of the majority lies not in the opportunity to wield great power, but in the chance to use power to do great things.
The test of any man lies in action.
White lies always introduce others of a darker complexion.
William S. Paley
The future of Conservatism lies in our beliefs and values, not by throwing them away. We need to shed associations that bind us to past failures, but hold faith with those things that make us Conservatives.
Iain Duncan Smith
I prefer the honest jargon of reality to the outright lies of books.
For us to maintain our way of living, we must tell lies to each other and especially to ourselves. The lies are necessary because, without them, many deplorable acts would become impossibilities.
I'm an algebra liar. I figure two good lies make a positive.
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