Truths And Lies Famous Quotes & Sayings

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Top 81 Quotes About Truths And Lies

#1. Don't be sorry for the truth. A harsh truth is less damaging than a tender lie, and the worst lies are the ones we tell ourselves. - Author: Dianna Hardy
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#2. He'd listened to enough half-truths and outright lies from the outlaws he'd collected bounties on not to notice the slight hesitations in her speech or the exaggerated casualness of her posture. The woman was up to something. Heeding - Author: Karen Witemeyer
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#3. 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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#4. Your mind will believe comforting lies while also knowing the painful truths that make those lies necessary. And your mind will punish you for believing both. - Author: Patrick Ness
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#5. But an Adrian also knew that an Adrian's lies were real: they were lived and felt and acted out as thoroughly as another man's truths - if other men had truths - and he believed it possible that this last lie might see him through to the grave. - Author: Stephen Fry
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#6. In a world of full of manipulation, half-truths and lies, the conspiracy theory is often a safer bet than the official story. - Author: Gary Hopkins
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#7. The truth has never been of any real value to any human being - it is a symbol for mathematicians and philosophers to pursue. In human relations kindness and lies are worth a thousand truths. - Author: Graham Greene
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#8. A half-truth is even more dangerous than a lie. A lie, you can detect at some stage, but half a truth is sure to mislead you for long. - Author: Anurag Shourie
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#9. Then, beaming at Tom and Caul, he topped up their glasses with more wine to wash down the pack of half-truths and outright lies he'd fed them - Author: Philip Reeve
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#10. Me being an ant, at her mountain, I would have tried my best for my voice to reach her peak. But our timing was off, and she hid her pain as stars in clouds. If I had the chance, I would have saved her from all the truths and lies. - Author: Anthony Liccione
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#11. I was beginning to agree with the thesis that some truths were better off dead.
And buried. - Author: Simona Panova
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#12. Facts are subversive. Subversive of the claims made by democratically elected leaders as well as dictators, by biographers and autobiographers, spies and heroes, torturers and post-modernists. Subversive of lies, half-truths, myths; of all those easy speeches that comfort cruel men. - Author: Timothy Garton Ash
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#13. Give me sweet lies, and keep your bitter truths. - Author: George R R Martin
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#14. The problem in today's society is that the truth is in short supply and people love soft lies more than hard truths - Author: Rassool Jibraeel Snyman
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#15. The newest truth about truth lies in the truth that human truths can lie, when they are parts-of-the-truth.
Call them 'white-lies' or 'black-truths', they are both true and a lie. - Author: Caesar J. B. Squitti
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#16. As a result of all his education, from everything he hears and sees around him, the child absorbs such a lot of lies and foolish nonsense, mixed in with essential truths, that the first duty of the adolescent who wants to be a healthy man is to disgorge it all. - Author: Romain Rolland
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#17. Many years ago someone told me something that I flatly refused to accept. And I still don't accept it now, despite all the times I've seen it proved right.
"The common good and the individual good rarely coincide ... "
Sure, I know, it's true.
But some truths are probably worse than lies. - Author: Sergei Lukyanenko
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#18. Lies and partial truths complicate life. - Author: Janvier Chouteu-Chando
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#19. If you want to make a lie believable, you gotta weave it with the truth."
My brows furrow, confused by the comment. "What?"
"Two truths and a lie, babe," he says. "Makes the lie harder to pick up on. - Author: Ashley Stoyanoff
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#20. Take one, and you cannot take the other," she said. "But neither path is safe. Which way would you walk - the way of hard truths or the way of fine lies? - Author: Neil Gaiman
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#21. Lies and half-truths fall like snow, covering the things that I remember, the things I saw. A landscape, unrecognizable after a snowfall; that is that she has made of my life. - Author: Neil Gaiman
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#22. Tom's whole life was constructed on lies - falsehoods and half-truths told to make him look better, stronger, more interesting than he was. - Author: Paula Hawkins
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#23. Life is so sweet even though it is full of lies and half truths... - Author: Janvier Chouteu-Chando
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#24. I don't want someone to believe my lies, I need someone to accept my truths. - Author: Kellie Elmore
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#25. The truth about our lie. The truth about our lie? Or was it a lie about the truth? Truth and lies. Lies and Truths.
Lielielielielie. Truthtruthtruththruthtruth. - Author: Dana Reinhardt
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#26. I don't want to see it anymore. It's lousy. And it's a cheat. You build it all around something ... set yourself on something ... and then you don't want it. Isn't it too bad the great truths are all such lies? - Author: Stephen King
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#27. In politics, not all lies are all lies. And not all truths are complete. - Author: Mark McKinnon
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#28. Facts are irrefutable. Truths coming from those facts can be difficult to accept, particularly when they are of a personal nature. But truths, Agent Puller, cannot be ignored. Any more than lies can. And people do lie to themselves. All the time. We - Author: David Baldacci
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#29. My heart perceived wildernesses of contradictions and impossible truths and mystical lies. - Author: Jardine Libaire
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#30. I wish a camera had been trained on me, because it would show what it looks like for a woman to be awakened to the truth. The truth? My lies and exaggerations would be responsible for a mother being locked up. - Author: Maria Semple
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#31. Who has a daring eye tell downright truths and downright lies. - Author: Johann Kaspar Lavater
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#32. Not all truths hurt. And not all that is hurtful is truthful. - Author: Mokokoma Mokhonoana
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#33. Economic history is a never-ending series of episodes based on falsehoods and lies, not truths. It represents the path to big money. The object is to recognize the trend whose premise is false, ride that trend and step off before it is discredited. - Author: George Soros
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#34. He's hidden behind lies and half-truths his entire life, so anytime he's faced with brutal honesty, he runs. It's just his nature. - Author: Brandi Glanville
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#35. What a mess. Truths are messy and lies are messy, and I don't care what Da said, it's impossible to cut a person into pielike pieces, neat and tidy. - Author: Victoria Schwab
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#36. The Truth is different than human truths; they are like LIGHT.
Truths are like a color, absolute and true, while THE TRUTH is all colors and still colorless; the duality of Truth. - Author: Caesar J. B. Squitti
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#37. I don't care what you meant to do. I really don't.
I only care about what you actually do. That's important. The rest of it is just a bunch of bull shit.
--- Grace. - Author: Christian Kiefer
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#38. Fiction writing is a strange business when you think about it. You sit down and weave a network of lies to explore deeper truths. - Author: Wally Lamb
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#39. Love, real love, wasn't empty, grasping hands, or lies that felt like truths. And it wasn't perfect or neat or always easy. It was a rising sun on a new day. It was endless possibility. - Author: Emma Scott
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#40. Well, Brekker, it's obvious you only deal in half-truths and outright lies, so you're clearly the man for the job. - Author: Leigh Bardugo
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#41. Truth is universal. Perception of truth varies. - Author: Bohdi Sanders
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#42. Life is a system of half-truths and lies, Opportunistic, convenient evasion. - Author: Langston Hughes
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#43. Not when tradition is built upon Truth".

~R. Alan Woods [2012] - Author: R. Alan Woods
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#44. Almost everything is double like that for adolescents; their lies are true and their truths are lies, and their hearts are broken by the world. They gyre and fall; they see through everything, and are blind. - Author: Ursula K. Le Guin
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#45. Writers tell more truths, and more lies, than most. - Author: Mason Cooley
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#46. Kestrel raised one brow. How very surprising. Didn't you just make a promise and ask me to trust your word? Really, Arin. You must sort out your lies and your truths or even you won't know which is which. - Author: Marie Rutkoski
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#47. I am a Shotet. I am sharp as broken glass, and just as fragile. I tell lies better than I tell truths. I see all of the galaxy and never catch a glimpse of it. - Author: Veronica Roth
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#48. Believe these truths as you believe any other statements, for the difference between ordinary faith and saving faith lies mainly in the subjects in which it is placed. - Author: Charles Haddon Spurgeon
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#49. Lies and half-truths hurt not only the liar, but the people they love most. - Author: Katherine Allred
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#50. There are truths and lies and there are things in between, murky waters where light gets bent and broken. - Author: Nadia Hashimi
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#51. There are small truths and big truths, just as there are smal lies and big lies, and along those truths and lies run the questions that were never asked and those that were never answered. - Author: R.J. Ellory
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#52. The habit of literature [is] the best defense against believing the half-truths of ideologues and the lies of demagogues. - Author: Ursula K. Le Guin
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#53. People seldom tell the truths that are worth telling. We ought to choose our truths as carefully as we choose our lies and to select our virtues with as much thought as we bestow upon the selection of our enemies. - Author: Oscar Wilde
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#54. Some truths did not bear saying, and some lies were necessary. - Author: George R R Martin
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#55. In God's eyes, a man who teaches one truth and nothing else is more righteous than a man who teaches a million truths and one lie. - Author: Criss Jami
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#56. Those who don't read the newspapers are better off than those who do insofar as those who know nothing are better off than those whose heads are filled with half-truths and lies. - Author: Thomas Jefferson
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#57. This is why she hates Alabaster: not because he is more powerful, not even because he is crazy, but because he refuses to allow her any of the polite fictions and unspoken truths that have kept her comfortable, and safe, for years. - Author: N.K. Jemisin
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#58. Fencing. Fighting. Torture. Poison. True love. Hate. Revenge. Giants. Hunters. Bad men. Good men. Beautifulest ladies. Snakes. Spiders. Beasts of all natures and descriptions. Pain. Death. Brave men. Coward men. Strongest men. Chases. Escapes. Lies. Truths. Passion. Miracles. - Author: William Goldman
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#59. No one talked about the questions, because talking ruined plausible deniability. Talking burst the bubble of innocence. Talking ended the happily ever after. These were the truths they believed. And they were lies. They should have talked while there was still something to say. - Author: Courtney C. Stevens
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#60. In India, we never distinguished between history and myth. Our Puranas as well as Itihasas contain fantastical tales. They are lies that convey deeper truths. - Author: Ashwin Sanghi
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#61. Small truths have greater power than big lies. - Author: Matshona Dhliwayo
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#62. We make our own truths and lies ... Truths are often lies and lies truths ... - Author: Bernhard Schlink
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#63. A thing may happen and be a total lie; another thing may not happen and be truer then the truth - Author: Leah Wilson
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#64. It's a war of truths; everyone has his own truth, his own vision of the world. The truth with more firepower will win the day and reign supreme - Author: Bangambiki Habyarimana
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#65. The misdeeds of ordinary men can be buried with them, and their lives described in half-truths that are really half-lies. But not a public man. Particularly not this one. - Author: Anna Quindlen
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#66. O, let us understand that the power of Christianity lies not in a hazy indefiniteness, not in shadowy forms, not so much even in definite truths and doctrines, but in the truth and the doctrine. There is but one Christ crucified. All the gathered might of the infinite God is in that word. - Author: Herrick Johnson
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#67. Truths are dangerous," he said.
"Then why are you writing them in a book?"
"To catch them between the pages," said Teddy, "and trap them before they disappear. - Author: Kristin Cashore
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#68. In life, there were truths and lies, and then there were intimate moments that stayed between two people. - Author: Jewel E. Ann
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#69. If it were true what in the end would be gained Nothing but another truth. Is this such a mighty advantage We have enough old truths still to digest, and even these we would be quite unable to endure if we did not sometimes flavor them with lies. - Author: Georg C. Lichtenberg
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#70. Ugly truths are the biggest source of indigestion in humans. - Author: Raheel Farooq
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#71. Pianos should never go out of tune. The true sin is something different than what we've been taught; the true sin is living so far removed from absolute harmony. That is more powerful than the truths and lies we tell every day. I - Author: Paulo Coelho
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#72. The devil's purpose in the past was to keep Christ away from the world. Having failed that goal, the only option left to him is to keep the world away from Christ. He does so by sprinkling lies with truths and half-truths to create doubt in our minds about the faithfulness and glory of God. Paul - Author: David Jeremiah
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#73. The difference between a truth and a lie is determined when one chose to accept the other. - Author: Anonymous
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#74. People seldom realize that they tell lies with their lips and truths with their eyes all the time. - Author: Tahereh Mafi
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#75. Having all these lies so that you could feel special. It's time to let go of fantasy and imagined problems. It's time to embrace the crude and harsh truths.

That the existents, the discourses, the frameworks, your words, your meanings, and your definitions, all begin to fade, away, again - Author: Camilo Garzon
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#76. What I can tell your grace is that it deals with truths, and they are truths so appealing and elegant that no lies can equal them. - Author: Miguel De Cervantes Saavedra
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#77. The truths of the world wish to be known, but they won't force themselves upon you the way lies will. They'll court you, whisper to you, play behind your eyelids, slip inside and warm your blood, dance along your spine and caress your neck until your flesh rises in bumps. - Author: Mary E. Pearson
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#78. Stories," he'd said, his voice low and almost husky, "we are made up of stories. And even the one's that seem the most like lies can be our deepest hidden truths. - Author: Jane Yolen
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#79. The citadel with its wicked truths and his power-hungry uncle was gone, but Rafe couldn't erase what he knew. His entire life, everyone's existence, had been based on lies. - Author: Eve Langlais
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#80. Toxic thoughts leave no room for truth to flourish. And in the absence of truth, lies reign. Spend some time soaking in your favorite verses from Scripture tonight. The more we read God's truths and let truth fill our minds, the less time we'll spend contemplating untruths and toxic thoughts. - Author: Lysa TerKeurst
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#81. And truths, these days, are spoken
The same way promises are made,
With gritted teeth and crossed fingers. - Author: Sanhita Baruah
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