Hypocrisy Quotes

Hypocrisy is the homage which vice pays to virtue.
Francois de La Rochefoucauld
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)

Every man alone is sincere. At the entrance of a second person, hypocrisy begins.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Raisa m. gorbachev - hypocrisy, the lie, is the true sister of evil,...
Politeness, n. The most acceptable hypocrisy.
Ambrose Bierce
Michael korda - an ounce of hypocrisy is worth a pound of...

A conservative government is an organized hypocrisy.
Benjamin Disraeli, Speech in the House of Commons, Mar. 3, 1845
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
Hypocrisy can afford to be magnificent in its promises; for never intending to go beyond promises; it costs nothing.
Edmund Burke