Lie Quotes

Mark twain - somewhere between the angels and the french lies...
Having supplied them with names, omnipotence, justice, knowledge, Providence, - what are they?
Author Unknown

Johann von goethe - i never believed in trying to do anything....
The secret of education lies in respecting the pupil.
Emerson
Phaedrus - there is danger in both belief and unbelief....
The three most important parts a man has are, briefly, his private parts, his money and his religious beliefs.
Samuel Butle

We have the right to lie, but not about the heart of the matter.
Luis Rodriguez, Always Running
Every day I live I am more convinced that the waste of life lies in the love we have not given, the powers we have not used, the selfish prudence that will risk nothing and which, shirking pain, misses happiness as well.
Mary Cholmondeley
It is well enough that the people of this nation do not understand our banking and monetary system, for if they did, I believe there would be a revolution before tomorrow morning.
Henry Ford
None of you truly believes until he wishes for his brother what he wishes for himself.
Muhammad
You have to believe that the universe will provide.
Steve Crosby
Maybe you are the cool generation... If coolness means a capacity to stay calm and use your head in the service of ends passionately believed in, then it has my admiration.
Kingman Brewster, Jr.
It is better to sleep on things beforehand than lie awake about them afterward.
Baltasar Gracian
By their own follies they perished, the fools.
Homer, The Odyssey
Truly, to tell lies is not honorable but when the truth entails tremendous ruin, To speak dishonorably is pardonable.
Sophocles
I believe that the great Creator has put ores and oil on this earth to give us a breathing spell. As we exhaust them, we must be prepared to fall back on our farms, which is God? s true storehouse and can never be exhausted. We can learn to synthesize material for every human need from things that grow.
George Washington Carve
A lie told often enough becomes truth.
Lenin
Belief consists in accepting the affirmations of the soul unbelief, in denying them.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Real, constructive mental power lies in the creative thought that shapes your destiny, and your hour - By - Hour mental conduct produces power for change in your life. Develop a train of thought on which to ride. The nobility of your life as well as your happiness depends upon the direction in which that train of thought is going.
Laurence J. Pete
One of the most striking differences between a cat and a lie is that a cat has only nine lives.
Mark Twain
Believe your beliefs and doubt your doubts.
F. F. Bosworth
Lie Down and Roll Over and 159 Other Ways To Say I Love You.
Book title by Erskine & Moran - 1981
We have been taught to believe that negative equals realistic and positive equals unrealistic.
Susan Jeffers
I find the great thing in this world is not so much where we stand, as in what direction we are moving - - we must sail sometimes with the wind and sometimes against it - - But we must sail, and not drift, nor lie at anchor.
Oliver Wendell Holmes Jr.
Forming characters! Whose? Our own or others? Both. And in that momentous fact lies the peril and responsibility of our existence.
Elihu Burritt
It a letter contains a misleading impression, not a lie. It was being economical with the truth.
Robert Armstrong
The probability that we may fail in the struggle ought not to deter us from the support of a cause we believe to be just.
Abraham Lincoln
Man is a credulous animal, and must believe something in the absence of good grounds for belief, he will be satisfied with bad ones.
Bertrand Russell
A closed mouth catches no flies.
Miguel de Cervantes
The foundation of true holiness and true Christian worship is the doctrine of the gospel, what we are to believe. So when Christian doctrine is neglected, forsaken, or corrupted, true holiness and worship will also be neglected, forsaken, and corrupted.
John Owen
We hold these truths to be self - Evident that all men are created equal that they are endowed by their Creator with certain inalienable rights that among these are life, liberty, and the pursuit of happiness.
US Declaration of Independence
Live your beliefs and you can turn the world around.
Henry David Thoreau
As a rule we disbelieve all the facts and theories for which we have no use.
William James
No. Men should die for lies. But the truth is too precious to die for.
Terry Pratchett, Small Gods
Read not to contradict and confute, not to believe and take for granted, not to find talk and discourse, but to weigh and consider.
Sir Francis Bacon
The truth may be out there, but the lies are inside your head.
Terry Pratchett, A Discworld Novel
The world makes up for all its follies and injustices by being damnably sentimental.
Thomas H. Huxley
I object to being told that I am saving daylight when my reason tells me that I am doing nothing of the kind... At the back of the Daylight Saving scheme, I detect the bony, blue - Fingered hand of Puritanism, eager to push people into bed earlier, and get them up earlier, to make them healthy, wealthy, and wise in spite of themselves.
Robertson Davies, The Diary of Samuel Marchbanks, 1947
I believe that justice is instinct and innate, the moral sense is as much a part of our constitution as the threat of feeling, seeing and hearing.
Thomas Jefferson
There has already been published by the bucketfuls such brazen lies and utter fictions about me that I would long since have gone to my grave if I had let myself pay attention to that.
Albert Einstein