Lies - Quotes

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Lies run sprints, but the truth runs marathons.

Michael Jackson

If you want to know where the power lies, then ask whom you cannot criticize.

Kevin Alfred Strom

The difference between insanity and belief lies only in the number of believers.

Arrow (movie)

There are a terrible lot of lies going about the world, and the worst of it is that half of them are true.

Winston Churchill

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I believe, too, that neither physical science nor psychology can ever `explain` human consciousness. [...] To me, then, human consciousness lies outside science, and it is here that I seek the relationship between God and man.

Nevill Francis Mott

The cruelest lies are often told in silence.

Robert Louis Stevenson

The most compelling lies are comprised almost entirely of the truth. But that`s what it does. Cloaks itself in whatever it must to move you to action. And the more you deny its presence, the more powerful it gets, and the more likely it is to consume you entirely without you ever even knowing it was there.

Black Sails (movie)

The greatest strength in the universe lies not in war, but in peace.

Supergirl (movie)

I believe that everything happens for a reason. People change so that you can learn to let go, things go wrong so that you appreciate them when they`re right, you believe lies so you eventually learn to trust no one but yourself, and sometimes good things fall apart so better things can fall together.

Marilyn Monroe

My great longing is to make those very incorrectnesses, those deviations, remodellings, changes in reality, so that they may become, yes, lies if you like - but truer than the literal truth.

Vincent Van Gogh

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Lies beget other lies. Unlike statements of fact, which require no further work on our part, lies must be continually protected from collisions with reality. When you tell the truth, you have nothing to keep track of. The world itself becomes your memory, and if questions arise, you can always point others back to it.

Sam Harris

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Never lie to someone who trusts you. Never trust someone who lies to you.

Dexter (movie)

Lies are the social equivalent of toxic waste - everyone is potentially harmed by their spread.

Sam Harris

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All men lie when they are afraid. Some tell many lies, some but a few. Some have only one great lie they tell so often they almost come to believe it... Though some small part of them will always know that it is still a lie, and that will show upon their faces.

George R. R. Martin

The power to change your life lies in the simplest of steps.

Steve Maraboli

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