First, cease lying to yourself and stop telling yourself stories about why you behave the way you do. Even the little lies are perilous, because when there are so many of them, they could harm you with their diamond-pointed tips. The same sort of a carcass dressed and hung up in a butcher's stall passes as food. ~Robert Brault, It is not difficult to deceive the first time, for the deceived possesses no antibodies; unvaccinated by suspicion, she overlooks lateness, accepts absurd excuses, permits the flimsiest patching to repair great rents in the quotidian. There is no point in arguing with someone who believes in their own lies. ~Austin O'Malley The least initial deviation from the truth is multiplied later a thousandfold. ~ Gary King Integrity is telling myself the Truth.
~ Gary King Have the courage to say No. Sometimes she already knows the answer. Her voice soared out over the audience, holding them spellbound and enraptured, delivering their hopes and fears tangled in chords and rhythm. You may have gotten hold of the wrong half. Then you tell the truth to yourself about another. He tells the most beautiful lies that it makes me want to cry. The fearful thing about it is that not knowing what truth may be, we can still recognize lies.
At the appointed time I will return to you, at this time next year, and Sarah will have a son. Any man who says the world owes him a living is dishonest. The sin of lying is built to ruin and betray one man to another. ~ Noam Chomsky The Truth is always exciting. There are lies that are more acceptable than the given truth.
It's the worry that gets you, not the lack of sleep. One lie is enough to question all truth. All of this begs the question, how do we forgive? Unknown Anything is better than lies and deceit! If you could forgive all the people in your life who have hurt or wounded you it would be possible to be in control of your behavior instead of being in reaction to other people all of the time. Unknown I love listening to lies when I know the truth. You might forget who you are. They can embody anything that is evil, for lying is an essence of every crime committed. Never lie to the person you love.
~Unknown There are only two ways of telling the complete truth — anonymously and posthumously. The present could be covered up by lies, but the future is already messed up by it. Once I catch you in one lie, it makes me question everything you said. Sign-up for your free subscription to my Daily Inspiration - Daily Quote email. People may not always think big themselves, but they can still get very excited by those who do. You have not lied to men but to God. ~Terri Guillemets It is not without good reason said, that he who has not a good memory should never take upon him the trade of lying.
~Antonio Porchia, Voces, 1943, translated from Spanish by W. Unknown …lies can sound awfully pretty when a girl is in love with the person telling them. When you have told lies, pray that you have a good memory to remember all of them. Liars are the loneliest people, even though lying is easy. You just have to hold it still and it will soon die of itself. These are the magic keys to living your life with integrity.
A liar knows that he is a liar, but one who speaks mere portions of truth in order to deceive is a craftsman of destruction. Once you start telling a lie, you do not know how great a task you have undertaken. My entire life, lies had been my only companion. Just be honest with me or stay away from me. ~Slovenian Proverb Always tell the truth.
You may lie and lie as you go, but the most delightful thing in lying is it oftentimes lead to the truth. Even if you have to make it up. Tell a lie once and all your truth become questionable. Soon you would go color-blind. ~Bertrand Russell It is impossible to calculate the moral mischief, if I may so express it, that mental lying has produced in society. Sophocles You can fool some of the people all of the time, and all of the people some of the time, but you can not fool all of the people all of the time. Joke aside, the reason why student cheat in an exam is because they value grades more than learning, same goes in a relationship, the reason he or she lied is probably because you cannot accept the truth and lying is the easy way out than arguing.
~James Cardinal Gibbons Dare to be honest and fear no labor. ~ Oprah Winfrey What you get in your life is not a result of what you want, it is a result of Who You Are. I figure two good lies make a positive. Proverb The naked truth is always better than the best-dressed lie. .