Deception Quotes (661 quotes)
Deceit Sayings and Quotes
Below you will find our collection of inspirational, wise, and humorous old deceit quotes, deceit sayings, and deceit proverbs, collected over the years from a variety of sources. You can fool some of the people all of the time, and all of the people some of the time, but you cannot fool all of the people all of the time. Phineas T. He seemed For dignity compos'd and high exploit: But all was false and hollow. John Milton. Get your facts first, and then you can distort them as much as you please. Mark Twain.
You told a lie, an odious damned lie; Upon my soul, a lie, a wicked lie. To thine own self be true, and it must follow, as the night the day, thou canst not then be false to any man. My grief lies all within, And these external manners of lament Are merely shadows to the unseen grief That swells with silence in the tortured soul. At this hour Lie at my mercy all mine enemies. If I could write the beauty of your eyes And in fresh numbers number all your graces, The age to come would say, 'This poet lies; Such heavenly touches ne'er touch'd earthly faces. Lord, Lord, how this world is given to lying!
Deception in Hamlet Deception is an essential element of Shakespearean drama, whether it be tragedy, history, or comedy. The deception can be destructive or benign; it can be practiced on others or, just as likely, self-inflicted. On occasion deception becomes the very foundation of a play, as is the case with Twelfth Night , Othello , and, most notably, Hamlet. The following introduction to the many instances of deception in Hamlet will help you plan your own essay on the broader topic of how this important theme relates to the play on the whole. Hamlet 1 Hamlet's madness is an act of deception, concocted to draw attention away from his suspicious activities as he tries to gather evidence against Claudius. He reveals to Horatio his deceitful plan to feign insanity in 1. He again reveals his deceit to Horatio: Give him a heedful note For I mine eyes will rivet to his face, And after we will both our judgments join In censure of his seeming.
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Follow us! You may tell the greatest lies and wear a brilliant disguise, but you can't escape the eyes of the one who sees right through you. He who permits himself to tell a lie once, finds it much easier to do it a second and third time, till at length it becomes habitual; he tells lies without attending to it, and truths without the world's believing him. This falsehood of the tongue leads to that of the heart, and in time depraves all its good dispositions. Tags: Thomas Jefferson. My father always told me that what's wrong with lying is that it's an admission of weakness. If you're the strongest, you can afford to tell the truth.