Deception Quotes

William james - i believe there is no source of deception in the...
All warfare is based on deception. There is no place where espionage is not used. Offer the enemy bait to lure him.
Sun - Tzu

The only charm of marriage is that it makes a life of deception necessary for both parties.
Oscar Wilde
War is based on deception.
Sun - Tzu
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 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

Milton friedman - there is one and only one social responsibility...
Leo rosten - acting is a form of deception, and actors can...
The worst of all deceptions is self - Deception.
Saul Bellow
A military operation involves deception. Even though you are competent, appear to be incompetent. Though effective, appear to be ineffective.
Sun - Tzu