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Television is democracy at its ugliest.
Of all lies, art is the least untrue.
Half the lies they tell about me aren't true.
As flies to wanton boys, are we to the gods; they kill us for their sport.
Every man has his follies - and often they are the most interesting thing he has got.
Progress lies not in enhancing what is, but in advancing toward what will be.
Benevolence alone will not make a teacher, nor will learning alone do it. The gift of teaching is a peculiar talent, and implies a need and a craving in the teacher himself.
John Jay Chapman
The insidiousness of science lies in its claim to be not a subject, but a method.
Katharine Elizabeth Fullerton Gerould
Real generosity toward the future lies in giving all to the present.
Some luck lies in not getting what you thought you wanted but getting what you have, which once you have got it you may be smart enough to see is what you would have wanted had you known.
Who will tell whether one happy moment of love or the joy of breathing or walking on a bright morning and smelling the fresh air, is not worth all the suffering and effort which life implies.
Never write an advertisement which you wouldn't want your family to read. You wouldn't tell lies to your own wife. Don't tell them to mine.
While I recognize the necessity for a basis of observed reality... true art lies in a reality that is felt.
There are a terrible lot of lies going about the world, and the worst of it is that half of them are true.
History is a pack of lies about events that never happened told by people who weren't there.
History is indeed little more than the register of the crimes, follies, and misfortunes of mankind.
We tell lies when we are afraid... afraid of what we don't know, afraid of what others will think, afraid of what will be found out about us. But every time we tell a lie, the thing that we fear grows stronger.
The cruelest lies are often told in silence.
Robert Louis Stevenson
How come there's only one Monopolies Commission?
All the art of living lies in a fine mingling of letting go and holding on.
My problem lies in reconciling my gross habits with my net income.
The beauty of 'spacing' children many years apart lies in the fact that parents have time to learn the mistakes that were made with the older ones - which permits them to make exactly the opposite mistakes with the younger ones.
Sydney J. Harris
If the Republicans will stop telling lies about the Democrats, we will stop telling the truth about them.
Adlai E. Stevenson
Judgements prevent us from seeing the good that lies beyond appearances.
I believe that every right implies a responsibility; every opportunity, an obligation; every possession, a duty.
John D. Rockefeller
The radical novelty of modern science lies precisely in the rejection of the belief... that the forces which move the stars and atoms are contingent upon the preferences of the human heart.
There are three kinds of lies: lies, damned lies, and statistics.
The art of living is the art of knowing how to believe lies.
The only real progress lies in learning to be wrong all alone.
War is an ugly thing, but not the ugliest of things. The decayed and degraded state of moral and patriotic feeling which thinks that nothing is worth war is much worse.
John Stuart Mill
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