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Here dead lie we because we did not choose to live and shame the land from which we sprung. Life, to be sure, is nothing much to lose; but young men think it is, and we were young. A. E. Housman

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The truest expression of a people is in its dances and its music. Bodies never lie. Agnes de Mille

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I don't think that we necessarily lie. I mean, we make our living by pretending that we're someone else. I don't tell tall tales. I always tell the truth. Albert Finney

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The most difficult problems are naturally not involved in the search for forms for contemporary life. It is a question of working our way to forms behind which real human values lie. Alvar Aalto

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Racism springs from the lie that certain human beings are less than fully human. It's a self-centered falsehood that corrupts our minds into believing we are right to treat others as we would not want to be treated. Alveda King

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I grew up as a Mormon, and that had more of an impact on my values than my beliefs. I'm afraid I will always feel the weight of a lie. I'm very hard on myself anyway. Religious guilt carries over too. You can't really misbehave without feeling badly about it. At least, I can't. Amy Adams

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The idea that you're not a writer until you're published is a lie. Andrew Vachss

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A lie should be tried in a place where it will attract the attention of the world. Ariel Sharon

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A myth is a lie that conceals or reveals a truth. But if it reveals even a strand of history or truth, that's what gets my adrenaline going. Ashwin Sanghi

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My greatest qualification for writing fiction was my ability to lie with a straight face as a child. Ashwin Sanghi

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People can choose between the sweet lie or the bitter truth. I say the bitter truth, but many people don't want to hear it. Avigdor Lieberman

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Biographies, as generally written, are not only misleading but false... In most instances, they commemorate a lie and cheat posterity out of the truth. Abraham Lincoln

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On the plains of hesitation lie the blackened bones of countless millions who at the dawn of victory lay down to rest, and in resting died. Adlai E. Stevenson

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There is no sickness worse for me than words that to be kind must lie. Aeschylus

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Marriage is hard. I'm not gonna lie. Aisha Tyler

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An unexciting truth may be eclipsed by a thrilling lie. Aldous Huxley

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In our country the lie has become not just a moral category but a pillar of the State. Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn

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Violence can only be concealed by a lie, and the lie can only be maintained by violence. Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn

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And, after all, what is a lie? 'Tis but the truth in a masquerade. Alexander Pope

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Never was it given to mortal man - To lie so boldly as we women can. Alexander Pope

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A lie would have no sense unless the truth were felt dangerous. Alfred Adler

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It is the patriotic duty of every man to lie for his country. Alfred Adler

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Oh, I love to lie. That's one of my favorite things in the world, coming up to somebody, especially press people, and telling them some enormous lie that couldn't possibly be true. Alice Cooper

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Immortality: A toy which people cry for, And on their knees apply for, Dispute, contend and lie for, And if allowed Would be right proud Eternally to die for. Ambrose Bierce

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Multiculturalism leads to parallel societies and therefore remains a 'life lie.' Angela Merkel

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Scales always lie. They don't make a scale that ever told the truth about value, about worth, about significance. Ann Voskamp

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I have a punishing workout regimen. Every day I do 3 minutes on a treadmill, then I lie down, drink a glass of vodka and smoke a cigarette. Anthony Hopkins

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The immense cities lie basking on the beaches of the continent like whales that have taken to the land. Arnold J. Toynbee

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People who lie, particularly those who lie really big, can't do it effectively unless they feel that there's a righteous power behind what they're doing. You're entitled to lie because the end justifies the means. Alex Gibney

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