You can con God and get away with it, Granny said, if you do so with charm and wit. If you live your life with imagination and verve, God will play along just to see what outrageously entertaining thing you'll do next.
Every decent con man knows that the simplest truth is more powerful than even the most elaborate lie.
Selling eternal life is an unbeatable business, with no customers ever asking for their money back after the goods are not delivered.
Some have conscience some others have con science. Beware you're not conned.
I'm not being outspoken or pro or con abortion.
The central con of the political coalition assembled by Ronald Reagan and maintained by his successors was that government was a common enemy.
If 'pro' is the opposite of 'con' what is the opposite of 'progress'?
A tax cut to compensate for a tax increase is not a cut - it's a con.