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Never chase a lie. Let it alone, and it will run itself to death. I can work out a good character much faster than anyone can lie me out of it. (Quote by - Lyman Beecher)

Our aversion to lying is commonly a secret ambition to make what we say considerable, and have every word received with a religious respect. (Quote by - Francois de La Rochefoucauld)

All men are born truthful and die liars. (Quote by - Vauvenargues)

You lie--under a mistake-- For this is the most civil sort of lie That can be given to a man's face, I now Say what I think. (Quote by - Pedro Calderon de la Barca)

There's nothing undignified about lying about all day and being waited on by servants, sipping bloody champagne. (Quote by - Jeffrey Bernard)

Who dares think one thing, and another tell, My heart detests him as the gates of hell. (Quote by - Smyrns of Chios)

A boy can learn a lot from a dog: obedience, loyalty, and the importance of turning around three times before lying down. (Quote by - Robert Benchley)

Honesty is the first chapter of the book of wisdom. (Quote by - Thomas Jefferson)

Politeness is only one half good manners and the other half good lying. (Quote by - Mary Wilson Little)

Lord, Lord, how subject we old men are to this vice of lying! (Quote by - William Shakespeare)

The worst kind of lying I've ever done is keeping things from people. (Quote by - Elijah Wood)

If you tell the truth you don't have to remember anything. (Quote by - Mark Twain)

When a man lies, he murders some part of the world. (Quote by - Rospo Pallenberg and John Boorman)

I remember just lying in the grass, staring at the clouds, wondering where they drifted off to after they floated over Texas. I never would have imagined that one day I would follow one of those clouds and find myself in Hollywood. (Quote by - Renee Zellweger)

The great mass of people will more easily fall victems to a big lie than to a small one. (Quote by - Adolph Hitler)

For that reason you can't write with music playing, and anyone who says he can is either writing badly, or not listening to the music, or lying. You need to hear what you're writing, and for that you need silence. (Quote by - Philip Pullman)

No man lies so boldly as the man who is indignant. (Quote by - Friedrich Nietzsche)

I have like 250 letters that I have to whittle it down to 150. Only then do you have the whole overview of a book. When it was finally edited, at least my take was, everybody's lying. You know? (Quote by - Don Novello)

To be fair, lying is part and parcel of public life. Every politician has lied about something because they are owned by the special interest groups that finance their elections. (Quote by - Peter Schuyler)

A lie will easily get you out of a scrape, and yet, strangely and beautifully, rapture possesses you when you have taken the scrape and left out the lie. (Quote by - Charles Edward Montagu)

Nixon is one of the few in the history of this country to run for high office talking out of both sides of his mouth at the same time and lying out of both sides. (Quote by - Harry S. Truman)

I saw the Count lying within the box upon the earth, some of which the rude falling from the cart had scattered over him. He was deathly pale, just like a waxen image, and the red eyes glared with the horrible vindictive look which I knew so well. (Quote by - Bram Stoker)

I do believe sometimes discipline is very important. I'm not just lying around like a lazy cow all the time. (Quote by - Bjork)

Health nuts are going to feel stupid someday, lying in hospitals dying of nothing. (Quote by - Redd Foxx)

And, after all, what is a lie? 'Tis but The truth in masquerade. (Quote by - George Gordon Noel Byron)

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