Best 118 of Disguise quotes - MyQuotes

By Anonym 13 Sep

Josh Billings

Good nonsense is good sense in disguise.

By Anonym 18 Sep

Mokokoma Mokhonoana

Some of the best things that have ever happened to us wouldn’t have happened to us, if it weren’t for some of the worst things that have ever happened to us.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Arthur Schnitzler

No specter assails us in more varied disguises than loneliness, and one of its most impenetrable masks is called love.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Isaac Watts

Logic helps us to strip off the outward disguise of things, and to behold and judge of them in their own nature.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Napoleon Hill

Scars are wisdom in disguise.

By Anonym 18 Sep

G. K. Chesterton

Our friend Tuesday," said the President in a deep voice at once of quietude and volume, "our friend Tuesday doesn't seem to grasp the idea. He dresses up like a gentleman, but he seems to be too great a soul to behave like one. He insists on the ways of the stage conspirator. Now if a gentleman goes about London in a top hat and a frock-coat, no one need know that he is an anarchist. But if a gentleman puts on a top hat and a frock-coat, and then goes about on his hands and knees — well, he may attract attention. That's what Brother Gogol does. He goes about on his hands and knees with such inexhaustible diplomacy, that by this time he finds it quite difficult to walk upright." "I am not good at goncealment," said Gogol sulkily, with a thick foreign accent; "I am not ashamed of the cause." "Yes you are, my boy, and so is the cause of you," said the President good-naturedly. "You hide as much as anybody; but you can't do it, you see, you're such an ass! You try to combine two inconsistent methods. When a householder finds a man under his bed, he will probably pause to note the circumstance. But if he finds a man under his bed in a top hat, you will agree with me, my dear Tuesday, that he is not likely ever to forget it. Now when you were found under Admiral Biffin's bed—" "I am not good at deception," said Tuesday gloomily, flushing. "Right, my boy, right," said the President with a ponderous heartiness, "you aren't good at anything.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Thomas Otway

Honesty needs no disguise nor ornament; be plain.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Tis the old secret of the gods that they come in low disguises.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Aino Jawo

I would say that we like to disguise our heartbreaks with happier melodies.

By Anonym 20 Sep

Michael Bassey Johnson

You will know who truly loves you when you ask them to do an uncoventional favor.

By Anonym 17 Sep

Paul Bamikole

Not everyone who comes to your doorstep with a bowl is a beggar. Some of them are actually winged creatures in disguise.

By Anonym 17 Sep

Jeffery Russell

Mungo was a gnome. Disguised as a dwarf. The blatantly false beard was a giveaway. It appeared that Mungo had crafted it himself out of hair collected from a wide assortment of cars and then glued it to his face.

By Anonym 17 Sep

Israelmore Ayivor

Never rate yourself too low; you will be whoever you think you can be provided you are willing to pay the price!

By Anonym 16 Sep

Martyn V. Halm

I look like a hooker.” “A slut,” I corrected. “Hookers have pastier complexions.” “The voice of experience, I’m sure.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Dannie Abse

Are all men in disguise except those crying?

By Anonym 13 Sep

Arthur Erickson

Illusion is needed to disguise the emptiness within.

By Anonym 16 Sep

Emma Cline

I took on the shape of a girl.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Jeanette Winterson

Naked is the best disguise.

By Anonym 16 Sep

William Beckford

If she knew me as I really am she would despise me, and certainly not aid or abet my evil designs. To veil their vices from the sight of the good is the only resource of those who are not blind and know themselves to be vicious.' Thus was I confirmed in habits of hypocrisy; and these, for a time, worked only too effectually to my advantage.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Frederick Salomon Perls

Humans don't really improve on our own functioning, we only interfere with it, distort it, and disguise it.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Anne Bronte

My cup of sweets is not unmingled: it is dashed with a bitterness that I cannot hide from myself, disguise it as I will.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Washington Allston

The most common disguise of Envy is in praise of what is subordinate.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Connie Zweig

The shadow disguises itself in our projections, when we react intensely to a trait in others that we fail to see in ourselves.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Waylon Jennings

Nobody knows I'm Elvis, nobody knows this is me. After all of my tries, I've got the perfect disguise.

By Anonym 16 Sep

Pushpa Rana

I believed in your love till the time I actually made it, felt like sex.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Edwin Hubbel Chapin

Some souls are ennobled and elevated by seeming misfortunes, which then become blessings in disguise.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Emile M. Cioran

Wisdom disguises our wounds; it teaches us how to bleed in secret.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Emily Post

Rather be frumpy than vulgar! Much. Frumps are often celebrities in disguise -- but a person of vulgar appearance is vulgar all through.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Richard Dawkins

It often turns out on closer inspection that acts of apparent altruism are really selfishness in disguise.

By Anonym 20 Sep

Charlotte Eriksson

When you think your life is falling apart, it's usually falling together in disguise.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Terence Mckenna

We are part of a symbiotic relationship with something which disguises itself as an extra-terrestrial invasion so as not to alarm us.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Michael Tilson Thomas

Extreme volume in music very often disguises a lack of actually important content.

By Anonym 15 Sep

V. S. Pritchett

Well, youth is the period of assumed personalities and disguises. It is the time of the sincerely insincere.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Mason Cooley

We often disguise our reflexes as deliberate actions.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Mother Teresa

In the poor we meet Jesus in his most distressing disguises.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Douglas Coupland

Most people can't handle a structureless life.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Cathy Guisewite

The relationship between Cathy and Mom in the strip is the one relationship drawn from real life that I have proudly never even tried to disguise.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Alexander Pope

Praise undeserved, is satire in disguise.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Ljupka Cvetanova

Be a man! Put on a mask.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Paul Reubens

I was always in disguise. I'd wear masks or weird get-ups so you couldn't recognize me. I was always afraid that if somebody caught on that it was me, I'd never work again.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Benjamin Constant

Nearly always, so as to live at peace with ourselves, we disguise our own impotence and weakness as calculation and policy; it is our way of placating that half of our being which is in a sense a spectator of the other.

By Anonym 16 Sep

Thomas De Quincey

how easily a man who has never been in any great distress, may pass through life without knowing, in his own person at least, anything of the possible goodness of the human heart - or, as I must add with a sigh, of its possible vileness. So a thick curtain of manners is drawn over the features and expression of men's natures, that to the ordinary observer, the two extremities, and the infinite field of varieties which lie between them, are all confounded - the vast and multitudinous line of differences expressed in the gamut or alphabet of elementary sounds.

By Anonym 17 Sep

Carey Harrison

No matter what its citizens get up to, Hamburg always manages to keep its nose clean.

By Anonym 20 Sep

Anais Nin

What you call your lies are fiction and myths. The art of creating a disguise can be as beautiful as the creation of a painting… I created a woman for my artist life, bold, gay, courageous, generous, fearless; and another to please my father, a clear-sighted woman with a love of beauty, harmony, and self-discipline, critical and selective; and still another who lives in chaos, embraces the weak and the stumbling and the confused.

By Anonym 15 Sep

John Mcafee

To say what your disguise is would be foolish.

By Anonym 18 Sep

Compton Mackenzie

Some time ago N went over to Paris disguised as an opera singer, and he looked the part so well that the agent whom he was to meet thought he really was an opera singer and never went near him for a week. In fact, it turned out a little awkwardly, because one evening this agent saw a member of the French Cabinet dining at the Ritz and he looked so much like somebody disguised as an opera singer that this dam' fool of an agent went up and spoke to him. He was at once arrested by the French secret police, and there was nearly a most unpleasant scandal.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Brian Martin

A totally honest organization would never hide or disguise actions or stonewall.

By Anonym 17 Sep

Katherine Applegate

Old age," she says, "is a wonderful disguise.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Larry Hagman

I have thousands and thousands of hats. Some are the most outrageous hats in the world. They are my disguise. I hide beneath them.

By Anonym 16 Sep

Kamand Kojouri

I am looking for the one I can’t fool.