Quotes About LYING And Liers

In this article, you will find a compilation of famous quotes, proverbs, sayings and popular sayings about lying. Enjoy a good time reading each one and share them with your friends.

  1. When truth is replaced by silence,the silence is a lie.- Yevgeny Yevtushenko
  2. Truth travels slowly and gets weaker as it goes. Suitable lies are strong and run faster.- Ariana Franklin
  3. I’m not upset that you lied to me, I’m upset that from now on I can’t believe you.- Friedrich Nietzsche
  4. An excuse is worse and more terrible than a lie; for an excuse is a lie guarded.- Alexander Pope
  5. Make the lie big, make it simple, keep saying it, and eventually they will believe it.- Unknown
  6. The difference between a saint and a hypocrite is that one lies for his religion, the other by it.- Minna Antrim
  7. He who permits himself to tell a lie once, finds it much easier to do it the second time.- Thomas Jefferson
  8. No man has a good enough memory to be a successful liar.- Abraham Lincoln
  9. Falsehood is often rocked by truth, but she soon outgrows her cradle and discards her nurse.- Charles Caleb Colton
  10. The cruelest lies are often told in silence.- Robert Louis Stevenson
  11. Only enemies speak the truth; friends and lovers lie endlessly, caught in the web of duty.- Stephen King
  12. The best liar is he who makes the smallest amount of lying go the longest way.- Samuel Butler
  13. A lie can travel half way around the world while the truth is putting on its shoes.- Charles Spurgeon
  14. A lie would have no sense unless the truth were felt as dangerous.- Alfred Adler
  15. The great enemy of the truth is very often not the lie, deliberate, contrived and dishonest, but the myth, persistent, persuasive and unrealistic.- John F. Kennedy
  16. The trust of the innocent is the liar’s most useful tool.- Stephen King
  17. Without lies humanity would perish of despair and boredom.- Anatole France
  18. The liar’s punishment is not in the least that he is not believed, but that he cannot believe anyone else.- George Bernard Shaw
  19. A half-truth does more mischief than a whole lie.- Ivan Panin
  20. The essence of lying is in deception, not in words.- John Ruskin
  21. A liar is always lavish of oaths.- Pierre Corneille
  22. Liars are always most disposed to swear.- Vittorio Alfieri
  23. The most mischievous liars are those who keep sliding on the verge of truth.- Augustus William Hare
  24. And, after all, what is a lie? ‘Tis but the truth in masquerade.- Jodi Picoult
  25. Prophesying is lying professionally.- Thomas Paine
  26. Your bait of falsehood takes this carp of truth.- William Shakespeare
  27. It takes a wise man to handle a lie, a fool had better remain honest.- Norman Douglas

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