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History books that contain no lies are extremely dull.
The art of living is the art of knowing how to believe lies.
Debts and lies are generally mixed together.
You know what the Englishman's idea of compromise is? He says, Some people say there is a God. Some people say there is no God. The truth probably lies somewhere between these two statements.
William Butler Yeats
Lies are essential to humanity. They are perhaps as important as the pursuit of pleasure and moreover are dictated by that pursuit.
Between the daylight gambler and the player at night there is the same difference that lies between a careless husband and the lover swooning under his lady's window.
Honore de Balzac
The strength of criticism lies in the weakness of the thing criticized.
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
Our key to transforming anything lies in our ability to reframe it.
Lies are sufficient to breed opinion, and opinion brings on substance.
Even the most cynical can hardly be surprised by the antics of Nixon and his accomplices as they are gradually revealed. It matters little, at this point, where the exact truth lies in the maze of perjury, evasion, and of contempt for the normal - hardly inspiring - standards of political conduct.
Jesus was a human being who, while on Earth, completely self-actualized and fulfilled in all ways the potential glory that lies within us all.
Here lies one whose name was writ in water.
Animals, in their generation, are wiser than the sons of men; but their wisdom is confined to a few particulars, and lies in a very narrow compass.
Nearly all the powerful people of this age are unbelievers, the best of them in doubt and misery, the most in plodding hesitation, doing as well as they can, what practical work lies at hand.
The Mind that lies fallow but a single Day, sprouts up in Follies that are only to be killed by a constant and assiduous Culture.
True knowledge lies in knowing how to live.
But how carve way i' the life that lies before, If bent on groaning ever for the past?
For thousands of years, there have been lies about being gay or not being gay. If you know they're lies, you're free.
Miguel Angel Ruiz
Man seeks to escape himself in myth, and does so by any means at his disposal. Drugs, alcohol, or lies. Unable to withdraw into himself, he disguises himself. Lies and inaccuracy give him a few moments of comfort.
The insatiable thirst for everything which lies beyond, and which life reveals, is the most living proof of our immortality.
Hope lies in having more faith in the power of God to heal us than in the power of anything to hurt or destroy us. In realizing that as children of God we are bigger than our problems, we have the power at last to confront them.
The union of the Word and the Mind produces that mystery which is called Life... Learn deeply of the Mind and its mystery, for therein lies the secret of immortality.
One tells as few lies as possible only by telling as few lies as possible, and not by having the least possible opportunity to do so.
There lies at the back of every creed something terrible and hard for which the worshipper may one day be required to suffer.
E. M. Forster
The moment you are old enough to take the wheel, responsibility lies with you.
J. K. Rowling
A. P. J. Abdul Kalam
Martin Luther King, Jr.
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