Hypocrisy Quotes

Courage and modesty are the most unequivocal of virtues, for they are of a kind that hypocrisy cannot imitate they too have this quality in common, that they are expressed by the same color.
Johann von Goethe
A conservative government is an organized hypocrisy.
Benjamin Disraeli, Speech in the House of Commons, Mar. 3, 1845

Hypocrisy can afford to be magnificent in its promises; for never intending to go beyond promises; it costs nothing.
Edmund Burke
Ambrose bierce - politeness, n. the most acceptable hypocrisy....
Hypocrisy, the lie, is the true sister of evil, intolerance, and cruelty.
Raisa M. Gorbachev
Michael korda - an ounce of hypocrisy is worth a pound of...

When we abolish the slavery of half of humanity, together with the whole system of hypocrisy it implies, then the division of humanity will reveal its genuine significance and the human couple will find its true form.
Simone de Beauvoir, The Second Sex (1950)
Hypocrisy is the homage which vice pays to virtue.
Francois de La Rochefoucauld
Every man alone is sincere. At the entrance of a second person, hypocrisy begins.
Ralph Waldo Emerson