Best 539 of Liars quotes - MyQuotes
I don't want to hear music, I don't want the sunrise to be pink. The world is a liar. Its ugliness is overwhelming; the scraps of beauty make it worse.
Most of us lie because it is our last resort to get out of any uncomfortable situation.
Wesley's touch lingers on my skin. His music echoes through my head. I remind myself as I scrub my skin that we are both liars and con artists. That we will always have secrets, some that bind us and some that cut between us, slicing us into pieces.
There are two types of speakers: those that are nervous and those that are liars.
Karen Marie Moning
It leaned forward, elbows on its knees, all amusement vanishing from its features, leaving its chiseled visage quietly regal, dignified. "I give you my word, Gabrielle O'Callaghan," it said softly. "I will protect you." "Right. The word of the blackest fairy, the legendary liar, the great deceiver," she mocked. How dare it offer its word like it might actually mean something? A muscle leapt in its jaw. "That is not all I have been, Gabrielle. I have been, and am, many things." "Oh, of course, silly me, I left out consummate seducer and ravager of innocence.
All myth is an enriched pattern, a two-faced proposition, allowing its operator to say one thing and mean another, to lead a double life. Hence the notion found early in ancient thought that all poets are liars. And from the true lies of poetry trickled out a question. What really connects words and things?
Even a small, everyday lie is a clue to the personality and preoccupations of the liar, like a dream or any other confection of the mind, that is half-conscious and half-unconscious, as all creative acts must be.
Cathy Burnham Martin
Extra-marital affairs become things of legend… and often the undoing of legends… and mere mortals.
What's the truth? The truth is what people WANT. Liars are basically idealists, liars are saints and prophets. Jesus was a liar.
Shannon A. Thompson
Sometimes, lies were the same things as wishes. Sometimes, wishes were things to hate.
The American people are tired of liars and people who pretend to be something they're not.
That's the problem with the truth," Darcy said. "Liars and honest men both claim to have it.
Henry Ward Beecher
There never was a liar that had not a spot in him where he could not help admiring truth.
I think Ralph Nader is the biggest liar in American politics when he said it didn't matter who was president.
Mehmet Murat Ildan
In all countries, most of the time, official spokesman and official liar are the same thing!
The fly angler who says they have never, ever fallen while wading , is either a pathogenic liar, or has never been fly-fishing.
So false is faction, and so smooth a liar, As that it never had a side entire.
Too much of nothing can turn a man into a liar. It can cause one man to sleep on nails and another to eat fire.
What is the source of Character Assassination? Jealousy. Jealousy originates from Limitation. A jealous person sees you as having a gift, skill, charisma, talent, or ability that he or she does not have. The mindset of a jealous person is manipulation. How does a Jealous Person manipulate? A Jealous Person controls a group's perception of you, the Gifted Person, by possessing a group's opinion by claiming you are full of fault.
Anyone who says they're not afraid at the time of a hurricane is either a fool or a liar, or a little bit of both.
He is a liar, a thief, a killer and a cannibal. And he is running for political office! Someone must stop him.
Miracles are like murders. After the first one, each becomes easier than the last for, with each success, the miracle-worker's certainty in himself becomes stronger.
William H. Gass
We must take our sentences seriously, which means we must understand them philosophically, and the odd thing is that the few who do, who take them with utter sober seriousness, the utter sober seriousness of right-wing parsons and political saviors, the owners of Pomeranians, are the liars who want to be believed, the novelists and poets, who know that the creatures they imagine have no other being than the sounding syllables which the reader will speak into his own weary and distracted head. There are no magic words. To say the words is magical enough.
Truth is only stranger than fiction if you're a stranger to the truth. Which means you're either a liar or you're fictional.
I've earned all these years on my face. I don't want to be a liar if in five or 10 years I do get some Botox, but needles in the face scare me, so I don't really know if I am ever going to do that.
I write what I write, say what I say, 'cause I feel what I feel, and if I did it different, it would make me a liar! So I'd rather be an honest person than a good liar.
People who write fiction, if they had not taken it up, might have become very successful liars.
One of the best moments of any Liars show is hearing the crowd squawk 'We're doomed! We're doomed!' on cue during 'We Fenced Other Houses with the Bones of Our Own.' Maybe not the most uplifting audience sing-along in the indie rock world, but one of the most reliably entertaining.
All blues singers are great liars.
I cannot accept any concept of God based on the fear of life or the fear of death, or blind faith. I cannot prove to you that there is no personal God, but if I were to speak of him I would be a liar.
Being a practiced liar doesn't mean you have a powerful imagination. Many good liars have no imagination at all; it's that which gives their lies such wide-eyed conviction.
Projections are put together by people who have an interest in a particular outcome, have a subconscious bias, and its apparent precision makes it fallacious. They remind me of Mark Twain's saying, 'A mine is a hole in the ground owned by a liar.' Projections in America are often a lie, although not an intentional one, but the worst kind because the forecaster often believes them himself.
...leaders who do not hold their people accountable to a set standard are, in effect, thieves and liars. Thieves because they are stealing from the stockholder who pays them to hold people accountable, and liars because they pretend that everything is OK with their people when in fact everything is not OK.
I am a trained professional liar. Do not read me as a textbook.
I don't like to know too much because I'm a terrible liar.
I wanted a drink. There were a hundred reasons why a man will want a drink, but I wanted one now for the most elementary reason of all. I didn't want to feel what I was feeling, and a voice within was telling me that I needed a drink, that I couldn't bear it without it. But that voice is a liar. You can always bear the pain. It'll hurt, it'll burn like acid in an open wound, but you can stand it. And, as long as you can make yourself go on choosing the pain over the relief, you can keep going.
I'm a really bad liar. My mom finds out every time, especially now that she's got Facebook.
You are the mark on my liquid heart where love begins with the beginning’s start You are the desire of the ablaze fires the only truth from ten-thousand-liars From the poem- A Letter to My Love
What someone considers truth is considered by someone else as a lie
He who does not bellow the truth when he knows the truth makes himself the accomplice of liars and forgers.
Liars are the cause of all the sins and crimes in the world.
Michel De Montaigne
A liar would be brave toward God, while he is a coward toward men; for a lie faces God, and shrinks from man.
I didn't lie; nobody calls me a liar, I may have increased my age.
Isaac Bashevis Singer
When I was a little boy, they called me a liar, but now that I am grown up, they call me a writer.
Playing the Cretan with the Cretans (i.e. lying to liars).
The speed of lies is fast but shortlived. Truth shall always outlive the lies and the liars. Angelica Hopes, Karmic Harvest Trilogy
Being a writer of fiction isn't like being a compulsive liar, honestly.
Acting is all about being truthful. I'm really bad at lying. I'm one of the worst liars I know.
I am a congenital liar. Some Highlanders are. To my ancestors, the truth was so sacred as to be unusable.
One who deceives will always find those who allow themselves to be deceived.