A lie told often enough becomes truth.
Human beings are compelled to live within a lie, but they can be compelled to do so only because they are in fact capable of living in this way. Therefore not only does the system alienate humanity, but at the same time alienated humanity supports this system as its own involuntary master plan, as a degenerate image of its own degeneration, as a record of people's own failure as individuals.
some of the toughest fighting could lie ahead.
The aim of a true achievement must lie, not in futile efforts towards the complete accommodation of man to circumstances in which he chances to find himself, but in the maintenance of a kind of candid discontent, in the face of the very highest achie.
Let mortals beware of words For with words we lie Can speak peace When we mean war But song is true Let music for peace Be the paradigm For peace means change At the right time.
But in my arms till break of day Let the living creature lie, Mortal, guilty, but to me The entirely beautiful.
Silence and sleep like fields / Of amaranth lie.
When I lie where shades of darkness / Shall no more assail mine eyes.
He used to say he would rather lie down in the middle of the street and get hit by a truck than play bingo.
They're telling kind of a big lie about tax reform.
For oft, when on my couch I lie In vacant or in pensive mood, They flash upon that inward eye Which is the bliss of solitude; And then my heart with pleasure fills, And dances with the daffodils.
It is better to take what does not belong to you than to let it lie around neglected.
One of the most striking differences between a cat and a lie is that a cat has only nine lives.
The self-refinery of Buddhism does not lie in the form of exercise. Not all people sitting in a lotus position can reach real Zen - if they are obsessed by desires. Instead, a pure heart, even during subconscious action, can get sudden enlightenment and the real Zen. It's like Einstein suddenly finds a solution to Relativity when playing violin.
This is not only an unadulterated lie, but a cheap attempt at scoring popularity points.
My government won't lie to you, and we won't steal, ... And this is a solemn pledge.
Almost everything you think is sacred, good and decent, is a lie and an all-out assault against truth and decency.
You can know something is a lie when it has no love in it.
In our country the lie has become not just a moral category but a pillar of the State.
Violence can only be concealed by a lie, and the lie can only be maintained by violence. Any man who has once proclaimed violence as his method is inevitably forced to take the lie as his principle.
Any man who has once proclaimed violence as his method is inevitably forced to take the lie as his principle.
Violence can only be concealed by a lie, and the lie can only be maintained by violence.
We can't get bigheaded. We can't just think every team is going to lie down after we get a big victory. We were thinking Syracuse was going to lie down after those first 30 minutes and they actually crawled back to get within two possessions. You can't do that.
If you as parents cut corners, your children will too. If you lie, they will too. If you spend all your money on yourselves and tithe no portion of it for charities, colleges, churches, synagogues, and civic causes, your children won't either. And if parents snicker at racial and gender jokes, another generation will pass on the poison adults still have not had the courage to snuff out.
Here, I'd like to use a popular Hollywood expression: that cameras often lie.