The only people who are mad at you for speaking the truth are those people who are living a lie. Not telling me something or hiding something on purpose is just the same as lying. Everytime you lie, it brings me a little closer to goodbye. I hope we always choose what is right. ~ Felix Adler I was brought up to believe that the only thing worth doing was to add to the sum of accurate information in the world.
Never lie to the person you love. You will never know a man until he reveals to you his entire lie. Washburn, Is The Bible Worth Reading And Other Essays, 1911 A lie may take care of the present, but it has no future. Stay honest even if others are not. Life is too short to put up with fools.
Always and forever, your honesty matters. ~Henry Louis Mencken, A Little Book in C Major, 1916 If you tell the truth you don't have to remember anything. If you can't always tell the truth, don't lie. It is a rare skill to know who you can trust and who you cannot. Even by looking in your eyes I know if you are lying or not.
I prefer truth rather than facts. Three things cannot be long hidden: the Sun, the Moon, and the Truth. A liar does not believe or can never be believed; that is why he suffers twice. Tell me honestly if you never tell even a single lie on me and I will tell you that you are lying. He is disrespecting you and your relationship. The stars shine at night, you know. But the opposite of truth has a hundred thousand faces and an infinite field.
If you think no one will ever know your lies, think again. These are the justifications for your lies. ~ Tad Williams Honesty is the first chapter in the book of wisdom. It started out as a hobby and one thing lead to another, here we are now. Silence is the best way to deliver a cold, hard lie.
When you are about to tell a lie, remember not to look on her eyes. ~ Mark Twain When in doubt, tell the Truth. If you will choose someone, choose the honest one. Whatever works, just so you feel okay about the lies. Honesty is still the most important trait I am looking for a man.
~ Neale Donald Walsch Conversations with God Book 2 No legacy is so rich as Honesty. Sarah Lynn, you are calm, you are thin. My entire life, lies had been my only companion. This is his chance to prove his abilities as a pianist and try to come to terms with the memory of his mother. Tsubaki has to figure out where her feelings are pointing her. People love to read and write about liars but do not enjoy direct contact with them.
The moment you tell it, it could dissolve trust in a blink of an eye. Lies are a temporary solution to a permanent problem. I'm not saying I'm a liar, I told him. Keeping one on the verge of the truth is the habit of silly liars. Well, that's good to know, I guess. Ethics is nothing else than reverence for life.
~ William Shakespeare Truth is generally the best vindication against slander. The frontiers of one blend with the outside limits of the other, and he who attempts to tread this dangerous ground may be sometimes in one domain and sometimes in the other. ~ Noam Chomsky The Truth is always exciting. ~Lin Yutang As important in a trusting relationship as the truths you share are the lies you never have to tell. The most experienced liar could even manage to deceive themselves. I really hope that this article on Quotes About Lies did make you think about all those times when you even consider lying as an option to your problems. Be most efficient in lying by telling the truth in bits and pieces over time, then shutting your mouth up.