25 Lying Quotes-It is the sad reality of life that almost every one of us have to experience betrayal from those we love the most. Some people may not be able to cope with the situation well while it may take years for some to recover from this pain. Therefore is it a better idea to brace one’s self for such situation or try to avoid the same altogether? It is believed that most of will opt for the latter. To help you with this mission we have complied this list of Lying Quotes that can help you save your relationship!
25 Lying Quotes
“Above all, don’t lie to yourself.” Fyodor Dostoevsky
“I do not mind lying, but I hate inaccuracy.” Samuel Butler
“If you tell the truth, you don’t have to remember anything.” Mark Twain
“The trust of the innocent is the liar’s most useful tool.” Stephen King
“A single lie destroys a whole reputation of integrity.” Baltasar Gracian
“A lie cannot live.” Martin Luther King, Jr.
“An excuse is a lie guarded.” Jonathan Swift
“The naked truth is always better than the best-dressed lie.” Ann Landers
“A half-truth does more mischief than a whole lie.” Ivan Panin
“Don’t lie if you don’t have to.” Leo Szilard
“Truth is beautiful, without doubt; but so are lies.” Ralph Waldo Emerson
“Pain forces even the innocent to lie.” Publilius Syrus
“A lie never lives to be old.” Sophocles
“Half a truth is often a great lie.” Benjamin Franklin
“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.” Tom RobbinsS
“Lying is done with words, and also with silence.” Adrienne Rich
“A lie may take care of the present, but it has no future.” Croft M. Pentz
“Lying is easy. But it’s lonely.” Victoria Schwab
“Truthful lips endure forever, the lying tongue, for only a moment.” Bible, Proverbs 12:19
“A good memory is needed once we have lied.” Pierre Corneille
“Lying is a delightful thing for it leads to the truth.” Fyodor FYODOR Dostoevsky
“Lying increases the creative faculties, expands the ego, and lessens the frictions of social contacts.” Clare Boothe Luce
“There is nothing worse for the lying soul than the mirror of reality.” Steve Maraboli
“A lie stands on one leg, truth on two.” Benjamin Franklin
“Lying, the telling of beautiful untrue things, is the proper aim of Art.” Oscar Wilde
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 – Thomas Jefferson
Like any other habit lying gets easier with practice, it is said but true. It is very hard to find a person who do no lie for small and big reasons. Life and world has become complicated and it has become very hard to differentiate truth from lies. Therefore, this quotes serves the purpose that we must have someone in our lives who share this vision with us and practice truth as much as possible.
The worst thing about being lied to its knowing you were not worth the truth – Anonymous
The world is taking about provision of basic human rights more than it ever was. It has become very important that like any other right we give them their basic right in a relationship, to know the truth. Lying to someone is equivalent to altering their reality and keeping them in illusions. Every human especially your partner has a right not to be lied to and be empathized with. This understanding can open some of the most successful relationships.
Always follow the path of truth. Lying will only get you lost – Chris Butler
We all want to reach our destination in life and not to get lost. Chris Butler tell us the reality of lies that they do not save us rather we are being misguided by the same. When we make these our habit we keep drifting apart not only from the people we love but everything that matters to us. A time comes when we find ourselves in the middle of nowhere but it is already too late by then.
Life is short and it is our duty to tell the truth no matter how hard it is. A lie is a detriment to our personality not anyone else.