Deception Quotes

Milton friedman - there is one and only one social responsibility...
I believe there is no source of deception in the investigation of nature which can compare with a fixed belief that certain kinds of phenomena are impossible.
William James

War is based on deception.
Sun - Tzu
A military operation involves deception. Even though you are competent, appear to be incompetent. Though effective, appear to be ineffective.
Sun - Tzu
The art of life is to show your hand. There is no diplomacy like candor. You may lose by it now and then, but it will be a loss well gained if you do. Nothing is so boring as having to keep up a deception.
E. V. Lucas
The only charm of marriage is that it makes a life of deception necessary for both parties.
Oscar Wilde

Sun - tzu - all warfare is based on deception. there is no...
Leo rosten - acting is a form of deception, and actors can...
Adults find pleasure in deceiving a child. They consider it necessary, but they also enjoy it. The children very quickly figure it out and then practice deception themselves.
Elias Canetti
The worst of all deceptions is self - Deception.
Saul Bellow