Lying's Famous Quotes & Sayings

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Top 100 Lying's Quotes

#1. I'll tell you something that's completely true - you can, as a man, obtain everything you want with the truth. If you lie, first of all you've got to be a very good lying actor, which is tres difficile. And it's going to give you poison inside the body. - Author: Jean Reno
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#2. Underneath Day's azure eyes, Ocean's nursling, Venice lies, A peopled labyrinth of walls, Amphitrite's destined halls - Author: Percy Bysshe Shelley
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#3. The great lie is that it is civilization. It's not civilized. It has been literally the most blood thirsty brutalizing system ever imposed upon this planet. That is not civilization. That's the great lie, is that it represents civilization. - Author: John Trudell
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#4. But the ground of a man's culture lies in his nature, not in his calling. His powers are to be unfolded on account of their inherent dignity, not their outward direction. He is to be educated, because he is a man, not because he is to make shoes, nail, or pins. - Author: William Ellery Channing
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#5. It is not the reporter's job to be a patriot or to presume to determine where patriotism lies. His job is to relate the facts. - Author: Walter Cronkite
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#6. They might have been all-right people doing the best they could, but I got to tell you, you got a dead cat lying in your yard you ought to bury it. That's my motto. - Author: Joe R. Lansdale
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#7. There's no other way to say this. The official unemployment rate, which cruelly overlooks the suffering of the long-term and often permanently unemployed as well as the depressingly underemployed, amounts to a Big Lie. - Author: Jim Clifton
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#8. MAN'S ONLY LIMITATION, within reason, LIES IN HIS DEVELOPMENT AND USE OF HIS IMAGINATION. - Author: Napoleon Hill
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#9. If you believe something enough, it comes true eventually, and that's so true even with lies. If you tell yourself a lie, after a few years you'll think it's true. - Author: Marina And The Diamonds
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#10. Only a person with the true heart of a dictionary-writer would be lying in bed, three days after being stabbed in the gut, worrying about his P's. - Author: Kristin Cashore
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#11. A lie is troublesome, and sets a man's invention upon the rack, and one trick needs a great many more to make it good. - Author: Richard Steele
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#12. I don't think there's ever been a moment in history where that, as an artistic message, has played very well, because people in their hearts know that's terrible and a lie. - Author: Adam McKay
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#13. All the important things in life lie beyond reason ... and that's just the way things are. - Author: Alister E. McGrath
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#14. I wish I could anticipate some of the stories and lies that will be told. It's going to be great to get everyone together so we can tell all of the families, all of the wives and children, just how good we were because they never got to see us play. - Author: Larry Conley
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#15. All to prove to her I'm not lying and I'm not sleeping around on her. She's a vagina with arms, and legs, and two faces. Do you know what it's like to have your penis ridden by a two-hundred thirty pound woman?" He stood now, looking traumatized. - Author: Lucian Bane
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#16. That's the hardest part of acting: when it is ultra-personal, when it is deeply personal, and there's no lying involved. You can't fake it, you can't get by it. This is dealing with the most primal instincts and emotions that a mother can have. - Author: Patricia Clarkson
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#17. Perhaps we have been guilty of some terminological inexactitudes. - Author: Winston S. Churchill
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#18. Always make your work be personal. And, you never have to lie ... There is something we know that's connected with beauty and truth. There is something ancient. We know that art is about beauty, and therefore it has to be about truth. - Author: Francis Ford Coppola
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#19. When you catch yourself lying to your therapist, you know it's a waste of money. - Author: Jay McInerney
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#20. Scream at the mangled leather carcass lying at the foot of the stairs, and my parents would roar with laughter. That's what you get for leaving your wallet on the kitchen table. - Author: David Sedaris
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#21. I know you're not thirsty. That's bullshit. Stop lying. Lie the fuck down, my darling, and sleep. - Author: Adam Mansbach
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#22. Oh for 'Shael's sweet sake, girl, you think you can rule an empire without lying? You think your father didn't lie? Or his father? Or any of your goldy-eyed great-great-founders of Annur? It's built into the job. Bakers have flour, fishermen have nets, and leaders have lies. - Author: Brian Staveley
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#23. I hate beds," she said slowly. "They stand there night after night waiting for you to die in them. It's like lying in a tomb. - Author: Susan Kay
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#24. They told me I had been sick twelve days, lying like dead all the while, and that Whirlwind Chaser, who was Standing Bear's uncle and a medicine man, had brought me back to life. - Author: Black Elk
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#25. I lie to myself all the time. But I never believe me. - Author: S.E. Hinton
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#26. I think this ship's brand new," said Ford. "How can you tell?" asked Arthur. "Have you got some exotic device for measuring the age of metal?" "No, I just found this sales brochure lying on floor - Author: Douglas Adams
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#27. In a blacked-out house, stripped of all comforts, it's easy to turn your anger outward, to attack this city he's lying at the center of, with its filth and its pollution and its oppression, but really, New York is the only thing that's never abandoned him. - Author: Garth Risk Hallberg
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#28. Lies don't matter, ... There's no merit to it. It's kind of hard to entertain foolishness when it has no merit. - Author: Jalen Rose
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#29. I'm worried about people who say Bush is lying. It's much more frightening that he's not lying, that he believes what he believes: that it's his mission to change the Middle East into a democracy. That's more unnerving. - Author: Seymour Hersh
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#30. A man who is eating or lying with his wife or preparing to go to sleep in humility, thankfulness and temperance, is, by Christian standards, in an infinitely higher state than one who is listening to Bach or reading Plato in a state of pride. - Author: C.S. Lewis
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#31. He that unburied lies wants not his hearse, For unto him a tomb's the Universe. - Author: Thomas Browne
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#32. As we watched Judge Clarence
Thomas's Supreme Court confirmation
hearings, all of the commentators
said the same thing: 'One of these
people in the room is lying.' Do you
believe that? You've got two lawyers
and 14 senators in the room, and only
one of them is lying? - Author: Jay Leno
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#33. Some things are better when it's raining. Like reading. Or sleeping. Or this."
"Lying in bed with me? - Author: Lisa Kleypas
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#34. Barbara said she knew it was in as soon as she shot it. She's told me a lot of lies over the last four years, but that was the biggest one I've ever heard. - Author: Geno Auriemma
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#35. Because the meaning of a story does not lie on its surface, visible and self-defining, does not mean that meaning does not exist. Indeed, the ambiguity of meaning, its inner private quality, may well be part of the writer's vision. - Author: Joyce Carol Oates
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#36. Isabelle is like a warrior going into battle and she needs ... you said yes? You'd really choose an inexperienced squire?" she asked, her voice incredulous.
He laughed. "I would."
She smiled. "You're lying to me to make me feel better. It's all right. It's working. Now tell
me another lie. - Author: Julie Garwood
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#37. When you lie there's always going to be a consequence. Lying never wins at the end. - Author: Candace Cameron
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#38. Tis aye a solemn thing to me
To look upon a babe that sleeps
Wearing in its spirit-deeps
The unrevealed mystery
Of its Adam's taint and woe,
Which, when they revealed lie,
Will not let it slumber so. - Author: Elizabeth Barrett Browning
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#39. Maybe it's not really lying if you barely know you're doing it. It should be true. It's the way it should be, in an ideal world. - Author: Harriet Lane
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#40. He doesn't scowl, but his mouth is so tense that I know he's angry with me. 'Don't be an idiot,' he says.
'An idiot?' Is he talking about the blanket?
'You were lying. - Author: Veronica Roth
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#41. The secret of happiness lies in the mind's release from worldly ties. - Author: Gautama Buddha
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#42. For this is the most civil sort of lie That can be given to a man's face. I now Say what I think. - Author: Percy Bysshe Shelley
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#43. Forgetting the things that lie behind, I will strive towards my higher spiritual possibilities. I dedicate myself anew to the service of the Coming One and will do all I can to prepare men's minds and hearts for that event. I have no other life intention. - Author: Alice Bailey
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#44. I wanna lie to you sometimes ... but I can't.
I wanna tell you that it's all good ... but it ain't. - Author: Cee Lo Green
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#45. People say: But photographs are all lies. That's not the point. The lie is a truth, too. How the hell are we going to know what Kissinger looks like? Well, the photograph tells us one version; I'm trying to tell it also, but differently. - Author: Leon Golub
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#46. It's very simple," said Ford, "my client, Mr. Dent, says that he will stop lying here in the mud on the sole condition that you come and take over from him. - Author: Douglas Adams
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#47. Any player that says they don't want to go to an All-Star Game is lying to you. It's something everyone wants to be a part of. - Author: Derek Jeter
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#48. And it's not like I've never jacked off. I'm fifteen years old. Of course I do it. Any guy who says he doesn't is lying. That would be like having the coolest video game ever and never playing it. No one's that stupid. - Author: Michael Thomas Ford
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#49. Talking is not easy. Talking intends to convey what you mean. Lying is easy, not talking. When one lies, one does
not care, and that's the easy part. - Author: Ravindra Shukla
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#50. Just so you know," I begin, "when they say 'Once upon a time' ... they're lying. It's not once upon a time. It's not even twice upon a time. It's hundreds of times, over and over, every time someone opens up the pages of this dusty old book. - Author: Jodi Picoult
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#51. Death can only be profitable: there's no need to eat, drink, pay taxes, offend people, and since a person lies in a grave for hundreds or thousands of years, if you count it up the profit turns out to be enormous. - Author: Anton Chekhov
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#52. Let us unlearn our wisdom of the world. Let us lie low in the Lord's power, and learn that truth alone makes rich and great. - Author: Ralph Waldo Emerson
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#53. The perjurer's mother told white lies. - Author: Austin O'Malley
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#54. Music touches our innermost being, and in that way produces new life, a life that gives exaltation to the whole being, raising it to that perfection in which lies the fulfillment of man's life. - Author: Hazrat Inayat Khan
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#55. After he was assassinated, his family and the men who had served him continued the lying and began the destruction, censoring and hiding of JFK's medical records. - Author: Richard Reeves
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#56. sex takes the consent of two
if one person is lying there not doing anything
cause they are not ready
or not in the mood
or simply don't want to
yet the other is having sex
with their body it's not love
it is rape - Author: Rupi Kaur
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#57. Modern humanity's sense of alienation lies in the fact that we have cut ourselves adrift from both the natural world and from the roots of our past. - Author: Philip Carr-Gomm
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#58. A woman's rank
Lies in the fulness of her womanhood:
Therein alone she is royal. - Author: George Eliot
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#59. Women are angels, wooing:
Things won are done; joy's soul lies in the doing:
That she beloved knows naught, that knows not this
Men prize the thing ungained more than it is. - Author: William Shakespeare
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#60. It's the sort of hum that makes you feel that you're the actual ground lying under the sky, a blue hum that's all above and around you, but if you think about it too hard it will get too loud or big, and make you feel no more than just a speck. - Author: Colum McCann
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#61. Tell me a truth, Senna."
"I don't know how."
"Then tell me a lie."
"I don't love you."
"The truth is for the mind," he says. "Lies are for the heart. So let's just keep lying. - Author: Tarryn Fisher
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#62. The power of the gospel lies[ ... ] in the powerful announcement that God is God, that Jesus is Lord, that the powers of evil have been defeated, that God's new world has begun. - Author: N. T. Wright
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#63. With any part you play, there is a certain amount of yourself in it. There has to be, otherwise it's just not acting. It's lying. - Author: Johnny Depp
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#64. I wish people would call poisons poison. I don't mind people smoking marijuana, but they should admit it's a poison, and coffee's a poison, but the Americans lie so. - Author: James Purdy
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#65. A jest's prosperity lies in the ear Of him that hears it, never in the tongue Of him that makes it. - Author: William Shakespeare
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#66. And a charge of lying against someone whom you have always found truthful is a very serious thing; a very serious thing indeed. - Author: C.S. Lewis
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#67. Courage
judgment
integrity
dedication
these are the historic qualities of the Bay Colony and the Bay State ... And these are the qualities which, with God's help, this son of Massachusetts hopes will characterize our government's conduct in the four stormy years that lie ahead. - Author: John F. Kennedy
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#68. It is the plight of man. And while the blame lies partly on the river " Lotus gestures towards the dark waters before us "most of the blame lies on man's inclination to tune into the noise that blares all around him instead of the beautiful silence that lies deep within. - Author: Alyson Noel
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#69. I endeavor to shine a light on what's happening behind closed doors in the back-door deal making that so many Americans understand is going on but they don't quite understand how or why, but they know that our elected leaders are lying to us. - Author: Ted Cruz
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#70. Every man's life lies within the present; for the past is spent and done with, and the future is uncertain. - Author: Marcus Aurelius
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#71. Maybe the problem with lying is that once you start faking it, it's impossible to tell where the make-believe you ends and the real you begins. It's hard to be who you are, but it's even harder to keep up the lie. - Author: Autumn Doughton
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#72. I love feeling in touch with Mother Nature. Spending time outside - whether it's hiking, biking, walking on the beach, or lying in the sun - brings me clarity and energy. - Author: Chelsea Krost
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#73. It's an ancient technique known as lying, Khouri. - Author: Alastair Reynolds
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#74. Lies, truth, loveI have always loved truth so passionately that I have often resorted to lying as a way of introducing it into the minds which were ignorant of it's charms. - Author: Giacomo Casanova
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#75. Lying never looks good when there's a corpse involved. - Author: Steve Howell
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#76. Oh, it's nice to get up in the mornin', But it's nicer to lie in bed. - Author: Sir Harry Lauder
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#77. Closing my eyes and holding still. It's the end if I get mad or scream. It's close to a prayer. Hate is not for humans. Judgment lies with God. That's what I learned from my Arabic brothers and sisters. - Author: Kenji Goto
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#78. As soon as I looked at Alphonse's face, I knew that he was dead. I had the strange feeling that I was dead myself. It felt as if I were lying at the bottom of a grave and earth was being thrown on me. When death takes someone you know, he holds you and whispers all his secrets in your ear. - Author: Heather O'Neill
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#79. My entire demeanor is displaying confusion, guilt, shame, pain, pleasure, and a yearning need for him. Lying beneath this huge man, I feel so very helpless and pinned like a butterfly on a plaque. Lucas's - Author: Erotic Storm
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#80. Raw, naked truth exchanged between the black man and the white man is what a whole lot more of is needed in this country - to clear the air of the racial mirages, cliches, and lies that this country's very atmosphere has been filled with for four hundred years. - Author: Alex Haley
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#81. Your children will go to public school and they will be trained for somewhere around 15,000 hours in ungodly secular thought. And then they'll go to Sunday school and they'll color a picture of Noah's ark. And you think that's going to stand against the lies that they are being told? - Author: Paul Washer
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#82. But Doc knew that was the key to successful lying. People judged what other people would do by what they themselves would do. You could tell a hell of a lot about a man by what he assumed others got up to. If you're looking for a thief, bet on the man who's always accusing his neighbors. - Author: Elizabeth Bear
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#83. Drink, my angel; everything I have inside me is yours, soak it up through the paper, through the sleeve of my coat. Suck my blood out of the hollow of my elbow where you are lying, where you are keeping warm. It's just as you please, it will always be just as you please from now on. - Author: Violette Leduc
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#84. Here lies Groucho Marx and Lies and Lies and Lies P.S. He never kissed an ugly girl. - Author: Groucho Marx
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#85. Language is political. That's why you and me, my Brother and Sister, that's why we supposed to choke our natural self into the weird, lying, barbarous, unreal, white speech and writing habits that the schools lay down like holy law. - Author: June Jordan
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#86. Lying is wrong. When you tell a lie for the sake of sparing someone's feelings it is not suddenly right, but it is compassionate. And is not compassion a form of love? Love - the greatest of all virtues! So, my darling, I do wrong for you. I lie that you might feel loved. - Author: Richelle E. Goodrich
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#87. Learning what the world is like; learning what mankind is like - these are hindered if students lie to another, or steal, or claim something is the fruit of their labors when it really is someone else's. - Author: Kenneth G. Elzinga
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#88. He's solid. "You're fractured." He's hopeful. "You're hopeless." He's always there. "You're half there." He's faithful. "You're so not." He's giving. "You're afraid to give." He's honest. "You lie all the time." He's loving. "You don't know how to love. - Author: Ellen Hopkins
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#89. I cannot recall the words of my first poem but I remember a promise I made my pen never to leave it lying in somebody else's blood. - Author: Audre Lorde
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#90. Los Angeles is the home of the three little white lies: "The Ferrari is paid for," "The mortgage is assumable," and "It's just a cold sore! - Author: Milton Berle
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#91. There's a rebel lying deep in my soul. Anytime anybody tells me the trend is such and such, I go the opposite direction. I hate the idea of trends. I hate imitation; I have a reverence for individuality. - Author: Clint Eastwood
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#92. The blight of futility that lies in wait for men's speeches had fallen upon our conversation and made it a thing of empty sounds. - Author: Joseph Conrad
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#93. I can give you my personal opinion: love the music, hate the business. It's a screwball business, and there are a lot of players who will straight-up lie to you. - Author: Justin Timberlake
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#94. The life of the golfer is not all gloom; There's always the lies in the locker room. - Author: Sammy Cahn
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#95. The chief problem in historical honesty is not outright lying. It is omission or de-emphasis of important data. The definition of 'important', of course, depends on one's values. - Author: Howard Zinn
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#96. If somebody's looking at pictures of naked people and you go, 'Oh I don't want to see that,' you're lying. Cause naked people are always interesting. Always. Whether they're beautiful, or naked or 500 pounds. - Author: Andy Richter
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#97. Lighting some fine incense and then lying down alone to sleep. Looking into a Chinese mirror that's a little clouded. - Author: Sei Shonagon
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#98. Matilda told such dreadful lies, It made one gasp and stretch one's eyes Her aunt, who, from her earliest youth, Had kept a strict regard for truth, Attempted to believe Matilda The effort very nearly killed her. - Author: Hilaire Belloc
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#99. What's right for most people in most situations isn't right for everyone in every situation. Real morality lies in following one's own heart. - Author: Embeth Davidtz
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#100. Lies kill love, it's been said. Well, what about frankness, then. - Author: Abel Hermant
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