For a man who walks in the light, to stay humble is not to walk in the dark; you don't need to project yourself to be thought an honest man.
Facts are threatening to those invested in fraud.
Don't forget that we lawyers, we're a higher breed of intellect, and so it's our privilege to lie. It's as clear as day. Animals can't even imagine lying: if you were to find yourself among some wild islanders, they too would only speak the truth until they learned about European culture.
Telling one lie almost always requires another, and before the storyteller knows it, they will be caught inside of their own web.
Tension, in the long run, is a more dangerous force than any feud known to man.
Cruel', O'Kelly laughed, 'it's cruel to tell children the truth. If anything convinces me of God's mercy, then it's his gift of making us unable to lie.
Es gibt immer einen Punkt dabei, wo man nicht mehr weiß, ob man lügt oder ob das, was man erfunden hat, wahrer ist als man selber.
Always be truthful and you will have fewer visits from regret, guilt or fear.
Alanna didn't approve of lying, but in a pinch a lie was sometimes better than the truth.
Never lie to an engineer about their specialty, as they will know that you are lying to them.
Romantic literature is in effect imaginative lying.
There is nothing worse for the lying soul than the mirror of reality.
I believe in my mask-- The man I made up is me I believe in my dance-- And my destiny
Da used to say that lies were easy, but trust was hard. Trust is like faith: it can turn people into believers, but every time it's lost, trust becomes harder and harder to win back.
Women writers make for rewarding (and efficient) lovers. They are clever liars to fathers and husbands; yet they never hold their tongues too long, nor keep ardent typing fingers still.
I am a trained professional liar. Do not read me as a textbook.
There is no one dangerous than a lying woman, because everyone believes what women say.
As soon as we got back I ran upstairs and told everyone the story, thus telling everyone the alarm code, thus breaking one of the Ten Commandments when I lied and said I’d keep the code a secret. As I’ve known for a long, long time now, hell is going to be totally fucking worth it.
Cheating and lying aren't struggles, they're reasons to break up.
If a man, who says he loves you, won’t tell you the details of a private conversation between him and another woman you can be sure he is not protecting your heart. He is protecting himself and the women he has feelings for. Wise women simply see things as they are, not as their low self-esteem allows.