Dishonesty And Lying Quotes by Kin Hubbard, Groucho Marx, Frank Lloyd Wright, Robert Louis Stevenson, Barbara Kingsolver, Austin O’Malley and many others.
Honesty pays, but it doesn’t seem to pay enough to suit some people.
There’s one way to find out if a man is honest – ask him. If he says, ‘Yes,’ you know he is a crook.
The truth is more important than the facts.
The cruelest lies are often told in silence.
The truth needs so little rehearsal.
Those who think it is permissible to tell white lies soon grow color-blind.
Man is least himself when he talks in his own person. Give him a mask, and he will tell you the truth.
If you tell the truth you do not need a good memory!
Give him a mask, and he will tell you the truth.
Who lies for you will lie against you.
Repetition does not transform a lie into a truth.
O, what a tangled web we weave when first we practise to deceive!
Dishonesty is so grasping it would deceive God himself, were it possible.
It is always the best policy to speak the truth, unless, of course, you are an exceptionally good liar.
Lying is done with words and also with silence.
I do not mind lying, but I hate inaccuracy.
If you tell the truth, you don’t need a long memory.