50+ Best Lies Quotes: Exclusive Selection

Lie is something you say that you know is not true. Inspirational lies quotes will challenge the way you think, and help guide you through any life experience.

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Famous Lies Quotes

I’m not upset that you lied to me, I’m upset that from now on I can’t believe you. Friedrich Nietzsche

No one believes a liar. Even when she’s telling the truth. Sara Shepard

If you don’t want to slip up tomorrow, speak the truth today. Bruce Lee

…Even a tiny bit of deceit is dishonorable when it’s used for selfish or cowardly reasons. Jeanne Birdsall

When people cheat in any arena, they diminish themselves-they threaten their own self-esteem and their relationships with others by undermining the trust they have in their ability to succeed and in their ability to be true. Cheryl Hughes

It is better to offer no excuse than a bad one. George Washington

If you tell the truth, you don’t have to remember anything. Mark Twain

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The reason I talk to myself is because I’m the only one whose answers I accept. George Carlin

Over time, any deception destroys intimacy, and without intimacy couples cannot have true and lasting love. Bonnie Eaker Weil

I never lie,” I said offhand. “At least not to those I don’t love. Anne Rice

Inspirational Lies Quotes

When a man is penalized for honesty he learns to lie. Criss Jami

One lie has the power to tarnish a thousand truths. Al David

The truly scary thing about undiscovered lies is that they have a greater capacity to diminish us than exposed ones. Cheryl Hughes

Before you embark on a journey of revenge, dig two graves. Sara Shepard

Hard truths can be dealt with, triumphed over, but lies will destroy your soul. Patricia Briggs

The mistake ninety-nine percent of humanity made, as far as facts could see, was being ashamed of what they were; lying about it, trying to be somebody else. J.K. Rowling

Lying to ourselves is more deeply ingrained than lying to others. Fyodor Dostoevsky

At times to be silent is to lie. You will win because you have enough brute force. But you will not convince. For to convince you need to persuade. And in order to persuade you would need what you lack: Reason and Right. Miguel de Unamuno

If it is necessary sometimes to lie to others, it is always despicable to lie to oneself. W. Somerset Maugham

Cheating and lying aren’t struggles, they’re reasons to break up. Patti Callahan Henry

To pretend, I actually do the thing: I have therefore only pretended to pretend. Jacques Derrida

When truth is replaced by silence, the silence is a lie. Yevgeny Yevtushenko

Things come apart so easily when they have been held together with lies. Dorothy Allison

Anything is better than lies and deceit! Leo Tolstoy

You can fool some of the people all of the time, and all of the people some of the time, but you can not fool all of the people all of the time. Abraham Lincoln

A lie that is half-truth is the darkest of all lies. Alfred Tennyson

No man has a good enough memory to be a successful liar. Abraham Lincoln

Anybody who says they are a good liar obviously is not, because any legitimately savvy liar would always insist they’re honest about everything. Chuck Klosterman

The rules are simple: they lie to us, we know they’re lying, they know we know they’re lying, but they keep lying to us, and we keep pretending to believe them. Elena Gorokhova

Deep Lie Quotes

Integrity is a bugger, it really is. Lying can get you into difficulties, but to really wind up in the crappers try telling nothing but the truth. David Mitchell

Lying is easy. But it’s lonely. Victoria Schwab

Lying is the most fun a woman can have without taking her clothes off. Natalie Portman

It seemed there was no end at all to the lies a person could tell, once they got started. Kim Edwards

Stop lying to yourself. When we deny our own truth, we deny our own potential. Steve Maraboli

He who permits himself to tell a lie once, finds it much easier to do it the second time. Thomas Jefferson

There is nothing worse for the lying soul than the mirror of reality. Steve Maraboli

Lie until even you believe it that’s the real secret of lying Holly Black

The slickest way in the world to lie is to tell the right amount of truth at the right time-and then shut up. Robert A. Heinlein

Truth is as straight as an arrow, while a lie swivels like a snake. Suzy Kassem

There’s a tipping point with lies, a point where you’ve said something so many times that it feels truer than the truth. Holly Black

Lying is wrong. When you tell a lie for the sake of sparing someone’s feelings it is not suddenly right, but it is compassionate. And is not compassion a form of love? Love-the greatest of all virtues! So, my darling, I do wrong for you. I lie that you might feel loved. Richelle E. Goodrich

Sometimes you lie to deceive people. Sometimes you lie because you need the lie to become the truth. Rick Riordan

I suppose we all lie to ourselves sometimes. Cassandra Clare

There was a distinction between lying and telling half-truths, but it was a very narrow one. Alexander McCall Smith

Telling one lie almost always requires another, and before the storyteller knows it, they will be caught inside of their own web. Jenna Alatari

The more you believe, the more you’ll be leaving you, when what you believed turns out to be just lies. Or unjust lies. Or any lies, anyway. Will Advise

Lies rob us of our trust and we project our untrustworthiness onto everyone around us. Have you ever noticed that the innocent are very trusting? They neither lie nor hold other people’s lies against them. Liars, on the other hand, see sabotage everywhere. Donna Goddard

Sometimes lying is a real pleasure. Holly Black

Most promises were broken before they were made. Craig D. Lounsbrough

It’s difficult to honest with others when you continue lying to yourself. Carlos Wallace

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