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What are the best calumny quotes?
We've gathered this hand-picked list of quotes to show you what is calumny!
Whether a inspirational quote from your favorite celebrity Mary Stewart, William Shakespeare or an motivational message about giving it your best from a successful business person, we can all benefit from a famous calumny quote.
It is harder to kill a whisper than even a shouted calumny. — Mary Stewart
Be thou as chaste as ice, as pure as snow, thou shalt not escape calumny. — William Shakespeare
Our credulity is greatest concerning the things we know least about. And since we know least about ourselves, we are ready to believe all that is said about us. Hence the mysterious power of both flattery and calumny. — Eric Hoffer
He has outsoared the shadow of our night; envy and calumny and hate and pain, and that unrest which men miscall delight, can touch him not and torture not again; from the contagion of the world's slow stain, he is secure. — Percy Bysshe Shelley
The cruelest lies are often told in silence. A man may have sat in a room for hours and not opened his mouth, and yet come out of that room a disloyal friend or a vile calumniator. — Robert Louis Stevenson
Calumny is only the noise of madmen. — Diogenes
A man calumniated is doubly injured -- first by him who utters the calumny, and then by him who believes it. — Herodotus
The world will never be long without some good reason to hate the unhappy; their real faults are immediately detected, and if those are not sufficient to sink them into infamy, an additional weight of calumny will be super added. — Samuel Johnson
Virtue itself scapes not calumnious strokes.
The wounds of calumny, the reproaches of the proud, the venom of the bigoted, the treachery of the false, and the weakness of the true, we have known in our measure; and therein have had communion with our Lord Jesus.
There is something mean in human nature that prefers to think evil, that gives a willing ear and a ready welcome to calumny, a sort of jealousy of goodness and greatness and things of good report.
I have much to say why my reputation should be rescued from the load of false accusation and calumny which has been heaped upon it.