And I know this world is so cold and deceiving but I keep my head up like my nose is bleeding.— Lil Wayne
Staggering Deceiver quotations
It is very often nothing but our own vanity that deceives us.
Our labor here is brief, but the reward is eternal.
Do not be disturbed by the clamor of the world, which passes like a shadow. Do not let false delights of a deceptive world deceive you.
God’s Word is absolutely true. You may not understand how God is going to bring about what He’s promised you, but He is keeping every promise that He has ever made. He will never deceive you or disappoint you, and He will never change His mind about what He’s told you.
Thing are not always what they seem; the first appearance deceives many; the intelligence of a few perceives what has been carefully hidden.
A computer would deserve to be called intelligent if it could deceive a human into believing that it was human.
The nature of Christ's salvation is woefully misrepresented by the present-day evangelist. He announces a Saviour from Hell rather than a Saviour from sin. And that is why so many are fatally deceived, for there are multitudes who wish to escape the Lake of fire who have no desire to be delivered from their carnality and worldliness.
The Jews belong to a dark and repulsive force.
One knows how numerous this clique is, how they stick together and what power they exercise through their unions. They are a nation of rascals and deceivers.
They deceive themselves who believe that union with God consists in ecstasies or raptures, and in the enjoyment of Him. For it consists in nothing except the surrender and subjection of our will - with our thoughts, words and actions - to the will of God.
Do not consider it proof just because it is written in books, for a liar who will deceive with his tongue will not hesitate to do the same with his pen.
Do not allow yourselves to be deceived: Great Minds are Skeptical.
All humans are dead except those who have knowledge;
and all those who have knowledge are asleep, except those who do good deeds; and those who do good deeds are deceived, except those who are sincere; and those who are sincere are always in a state of worry.
The purpose of studying economics is not to acquire a set of ready-made answers to economic questions, but to learn how to avoid being deceived by economists.
Nothing is so difficult as not deceiving oneself.
If the president alone was vested with the power of appointing all officers, and was left to select a council for himself, he would be liable to be deceived by flatterers and pretenders to patriotism.
Propaganda does not deceive people; it merely helps them to deceive themselves.
Damned money! Alas! How many religious did it blind! How many cloistered religious did it deceive! Money is the 'droppings of birds' that blinded the eyes of Tobit.
Men are so simple and so much inclined to obey immediate needs that a deceiver will never lack victims for his deceptions.
Words dazzle and deceive because they are mimed by the face.
But black words on a white page are the soul laid bare.
Don't lose who you are in the blur of the stars Seeing is deceiving, dreaming is believing
What is the difference between unethical and ethical advertising? Unethical advertising uses falsehoods to deceive the public; ethical advertising uses truth to deceive the public.
Through pride we are ever deceiving ourselves. But deep down below the surface of the average conscience a still, small voice says to us, something is out of tune.
We have been deceived into believing prayer is all about persuading God to release His power. We no longer need to beg or plead; we need to exercise the authority He has given us and receive His blessings.
If a man deceives me once, shame on him; if he deceives me twice, shame on me.
Sensual love deceives one as to the nature of heavenly love;
it could not do so alone, but since it unconsciously has the element of heavenly love within it, it can do so.
The Press was protected so that it could bare the secrets of the government and inform the people. Only a free and unrestrained press can effectively expose deception in government. And paramount among the responsibilities of a free press is the duty to prevent any part of the government from deceiving the people.
I am convinced that human life is filled with many pure, happy, serene examples of insincerity, truly splendid of their kind-of people deceiving one another without (strangely enough) any wounds being inflicted, of people who seem unaware even that they are deceiving one another.
It is double pleasure to deceive the deceiver.
Subtlety may deceive you; integrity never will.
We always deceive ourselves twice about the people we love - first to their advantage, then to their disadvantage.
Just because something isn't a lie does not mean that it isn't deceptive.
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.
The two principles of truth, reason and senses, are not only both not genuine, but are engaged in mutual deception. The senses deceive reason through false appearances, and the senses are disturbed by passions, which produce false impressions.
Every time I went away I was deceiving my mum.
I'd tell her I was going to school but I'd be out on the street playing football. I always had a ball on my feet.
Deceivers are the most dangerous members of society.
They trifle with the best affections of our nature, and violate the most sacred obligations.
A harmless hilarity and a buoyant cheerfulness are not infrequent concomitants of genius; and we are never more deceived than when we mistake gravity for greatness, solemnity for science, and pomposity for erudition.
Who can I trust? You have to invest in somebody and chances are you're probably going to invest in somebody who's going to deceive you. I've been conned a couple of times, but now I'm a little more savvy.
No matter how smart or well-educated you are, you can be deceived.