Lie Quotes

I believe that individuals can make a difference in society. Since periods of change such as the present one come so rarely in human history, it is up to each of us to make the best use of our time to help create a happier world.
The Dalai Lama, 1992 Speech
There is no shame in not knowing; the shame lies in not finding out.
Russian prove

Author unknown - the deadliest contagion is majority opinion....
Benjamin disraeli - man is a being born to believe. and if no church...
It is entirely seemly for a young man killed in battle to lie mangled by the bronze spear. In his death all things appear fair. But when dogs shame the gray head and gray chin and nakedness of an old man killed, it is the most piteous thing that happens among wretched mortals.
Homer, The Iliad
Any fool can tell the truth, but it requires a man of some sense to know how to lie well.
Samuel Butle

Good sense is of all things in the world the most equally distributed, for everybody thinks he is so well supplied with it, that even those most difficult to please in all other matters never desire more of it than they already possess.
Rene Descartes
I believe it to be true that dreams are the true interpreters of our inclinations; but there is art required to sort and understand them.
Michel de Montaigne
Aeschylus - it is not the oath that makes us believe the man,...
Jury: a group of twelve men who, having lied to the judge about their hearing, health and business engagements, have failed to fool him.
H. L. Mencken
A fact is a simple statement that everyone believes. It is innocent, unless found guilty. A hypothesis is a novel suggestion that no one wants to believe. It is guilty, until found effective.
Edward Telle
Believing where we cannot prove.
Alfred, Lord Tennyson
To stay in places and to leave, to trust, to distrust, to no longer believe and believe again, ... to watch the snow come, to watch it go, to hear rain on a tent, to know where I can find what I want.
Ernest Hemingway
We always believe our first love is our last, and our last love our first.
George John Whyte - Melville
Most of our future lies ahead.
Denny Crum, Louisville basketball coach
I have always believed, and I still believe, that whatever good or bad fortune may come our way we can always give it meaning and transform it into something of value.
Hermann Hesse
I believe that all of us ought to retire relatively young.
Fidel Castro, Playboy Interview - January 1967
Memory says, I did that. Pride replies, I could not have done that. Eventually memory yields.
Friedrich Nietzsche, from the book Lies my Teacher Told Me. By James W. Loewen (1995)
The fact that an opinion has been widely held is no evidence whatever that it is not utterly absurd; indeed in view of the silliness of the majority of mankind, a widespread belief is more likely to be foolish than sensible.
Bertrand Russell, Marriage and Morals (1929) ch. 5
I believe it is the nature of people to be heroes, given the chance.
James A. Autry
I believe in an open mind, but not so open that your brains fall out.
Arthur Hays Sulzberge
The man who is anybody and who does anything is surely going to be criticized, vilified, and misunderstood. That is part of the penalty for greatness, and every great man understands it; and understands, too, that it is no proof of greatness. The final proof of greatness lies in being able to endure continously without resentment.
Elbert Hubbard
I have long since come to believe that people never mean half of what they say, and that it is best to disregard their talk and judge only their actions.
Dorothy Day, The Long Loneliness, 1952
None of you truly believes until he wishes for his brother what he wishes for himself.
Muhammad
What really keeps me going is the constant belief that it could all disappear tomorrow.
Phil Donahue
The especial genius of women I believe to be electrical in movement, intuitive in function, spiritual in tendency.
Margaret Fulle
Human salvation lies in the hands of the creatively maladjusted.
Martin Luther King, Jr.
Believe those who are seeking the truth doubt those who find it.
Andr Gide
Man is a make - Believe animal - He is never so truly himself as when he is acting a part.
William Hazlitt
Never lie when the truth is more profitable.
Stanislaw J. Lec
Children are likely to live up to what you believe of them.
Lady Bird Johnson
The joy of discovery is certainly the liveliest that the mind of man can ever feel.
Claude Bernard (1813 - 78)
It was one of the deadliest and heaviest feelings of my life to feel that I was no longer a boy. From that moment I began to grow old in my own esteem - And in my esteem age is not estimable.
George Gordon Byron
The roots of true achievement lie in the will to become the best that you can become.
Harold Taylo
What the mind of man can conceive and believe, It can achieve.
Napolean Hill
I have always believed that all things depended upon Fortune, and nothing upon ourselves.
George Gordon Byron
All of his saves have come in relief appearances.
Ralph Kine
One person with a belief is equal to a force of 99 who have only interests.
John Stuart Mill
The art of life lies in a constant readjustment to our surroundings.
Okakura Kakuzo
Man has always assumed that he was more intelligent than dolphins because he had achieved so much - The wheel, New York, wars and so on - while all the dolphins had ever done was muck about in the water having a good time. But conversely, the dolphins had always believed that they were far more intelligent than man - For precisely the same reason.
Douglas Noel Adams