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I will say again that I have never, and would never, harm a child. It sickens me that people have written untrue things about me.
We never fully grasp the import of any true statement until we have a clear notion of what the opposite untrue statement would be.
My play Safe Sex was picked apart because critics thought it was untrue. It was a play in which no one had AIDS, but the characters talked about how it was going to change their lives.
The difficulty is to try and teach the multitude that something can be true and untrue at the same time.
Everywhere you go you hear things that are untrue. You've just got to learn that if I don't say it, physically out of my mouth, on camera, it's not true.
It is explained that all relationships require a little give and take. This is untrue. Any partnership demands that we give and give and give and at the last, as we flop into our graves exhausted, we are told that we didn't give enough.
Of all lies, art is the least untrue.
The most useful piece of learning for the uses of life is to unlearn what is untrue.
If enough things that are untrue are said about you, no one will know what really is true.
The speed of communications is wondrous to behold. It is also true that speed can multiply the distribution of information that we know to be untrue.
Edward R. Murrow
It is a cliche that most cliches are true, but then like most cliches, that cliche is untrue.
To those supporters who were told that I abandoned them, that is untrue. I abandoned greed, corruption, and compromise, never you, and never the artistic gifts and abilities that sustained me.
To people who don't know me I'm defined by a number of things that people know about me that are entirely untrue.
When you're young you think that you're going to sail into a lovely lake of quietude and peace. This is profoundly untrue.
The World Trade Center site will forever hold a special place in our city, in our hearts. But we would be untrue to the best part of ourselves and who we are as New Yorkers and Americans if we said no to a mosque in lower Manhattan.
I wish, naturally to prevent the possibility that someone may write an accidental, superficial, incomplete and perhaps untrue picture of me.
I think it is quite untrue that it is standard journalistic practice to name the interviewer when quoting from an interview.
I read the 'Times' and 'Post,' but I have nothing against the 'Daily News.' I also fish around the Internet for entertainment news but find most of what I read to be untrue or partially true.
There are a lot more tabloids in England that like to report other things in your life, some of which are true and some of which are exaggerated and untrue. There have been stories where people claim to have seen me in one place and I wasn't even in that city then. The Aussie press is more judgmental and moralistic.
It's always written that my father was a rich, conservative John Bircher. That is untrue. He was not rich. He was not a John Bircher.
A lot of nasty and untrue things have been said about me.
People forget that unauthorized does not mean untrue and authorized does not mean authentic.
The repeated announcements that the Russian resistance was definitely broken have been proved to be untrue.
Half the lies our opponents tell about us are untrue.
Art is a reality, not a definition; inasmuch as it approaches a reality, it approaches perfection, and inasmuch as it approaches a mere definition, it is imperfect and untrue.
I would be lying if I said the journalism doesn't reflect my own choices as a reporter and a writer: what to say, what to emphasize, how to say it, what is true or untrue.
Bush is good at stating the obviously untrue.
There is no overacting, only untrue acting.
If you're hit with a lawsuit that's untrue and the reasons you're hit with it aren't clear to you, there's a very big inclination on people's part to want to take responsibility for it - that this must be happening because I'm a terrible person, I did something, and I'm getting repaid for it.
If I were to call it black music, that would be untrue. I don't know what that is, unless it would be some African drums or something.
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