I love you, and because I love you, I would sooner have you hate me for telling you the truth than adore me for telling you lies.— Pietro Aretino
Stunning Telling Lies quotations
I always tell the truth. Even when I lie.
Let me tell you the secret that has led me to my goal. My strength lies solely in my tenacity.
There's a lie that all drivers tell themselves.
Death is something that happens to other people, and that's how you find the courage to get in the car in the first place. The closer you are to death the more alive you feel. But more powerful than fear itself, is the will to win.
When you want to help people, you tell them the truth.
When you want to help yourself, you tell them what they want to hear.
Live your own truth and it won't matter how many lies they tell about you.
The truth will prove itself.
A lie is profanity. A lie is the worst thing in the world. Art is the ability to tell the truth.
A virgin can conceive. A dead body can walk again. Your leprosy can be cured. The blind can see. Nonsense. It’s not moral to lie to children. It’s not moral to lie to ignorant, uneducated people and tell them that if they only would believe nonsense, they can be saved. It’s immoral.
Tell your friend a lie. If he keeps it secret, then tell him the truth.
Don't lie,Tell one lie,then you gotta tell another lie to compound on the first.
If I tell you I'm good, you probably will say I'm boasting.
But if I tell you I'm not good, you'll know I'm lying.
Movement never lies. It is a barometer telling the state of the soul's weather to all who can read it.
Pretty women wonder where my secret lies.
I'm not cute or built to suit a fashion model's size But when I start to tell them, They think I'm telling lies. I say, It's in the reach of my arms The span of my hips, The stride of my step, The curl of my lips. I'm a woman Phenomenally. Phenomenal woman, That's me.
Not many people are true, fake as the lies they tell
If you tell the truth you do not need a good memory!
We tell lies when we are afraid... afraid of what we don't know, afraid of what others will think, afraid of what will be found out about us. But every time we tell a lie, the thing that we fear grows stronger.
Sex is full of lies. The body tries to tell the truth. But, it's usually too battered with rules to be heard, and bound with pretenses so it can hardly move. We cripple ourselves with lies.
Cherish the friend who tells you a harsh truth, wanting ten times more to tell you a loving lie.
When you tear out a man's tongue, you are not proving him a liar, you're only telling the world that you fear what he might say.
The lies the government and media tell are amplifications of the lies we tell ourselves. To stop being conned, stop conning yourself.
They say 'life is precious'. To who? To you, when you're young and you've got a few dollars in your pocket. Tell that to the 90-year-old lying awake at the graveyard shift in the nursing home, groaning with dementia. The only reason he hasn't killed himself is that he hasn't figured out a way he can do it with pudding.
Christians don't tell lies, they just go to church and sing them.
How many times have you stood and sang, “Take my life and let it be” when you haven't given Him one ounce?
Those who think it is permissible to tell white lies soon grow color-blind.
Governments constantly choose between telling lies and fighting wars, with the end result always being the same. One will always lead to the other.
The English are polite by telling lies. The Americans are polite by telling the truth.
It is hard to believe that a man is telling the truth when you know that you would lie if you were in his place.
She tells enough white lies to ice a wedding cake.
Go tell the Spartans, stranger passing by, that here obedient to their laws we lie.
I suppose everyone tells little white lies.
Quite often they're necessary to make someone feel better or prevent feelings from being hurt. Whoppers? No, that's dangerous and they'll boomerang.
In order to understand the interrelation of truth and falsehood in life, a man must understand falsehood in himself, the constant incessant lies he tells himself.
He who permits himself to tell a lie once, finds it much easier to do it the second time.
Provided we can escape from the museums we carry around inside us, provided we can stop selling ourselves tickets to the galleries in our own skulls, we can begin to contemplate an art which re-creates the goal of the sorcerer: changing the structure of reality by the manipulation of living symbols ... Art tells gorgeous lies that come true.
Bear in mind, my children, that only cowards and those who are weak commit sin and tell lies. The brave are always moral. Try to be moral, try to be brave, try to be sympathising.
Does it make sense to pray for guidance about the future if we are not obeying in the thing that lies before us today? How many momentous events in Scripture depended on one person's seemingly small act of obedience! Rest assured: Do what God tells you to do now, and, depend upon it, you will be shown what to do next.
Freedom of the press is essential to the preservation of a democracy;
but there is a difference between freedom and license. Editorialists who tell downright lies in order to advance their own agendas do more to discredit the press than all the censors in the world.