Quotations on Deceit
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I have never known a more vulgar expression of betrayal and deceit.
- Lucien Bouchard
(Keywords: Betrayal, Deceit, Expression)
There comes a time when deceit and defiance must be seen for what they are. At that point, a gathering danger must be directly confronted. At that point, we must show that beyond our resolutions is actual resolve.
- Dick Cheney
(Keywords: Time, Danger, Deceit, Defiance)
Deceit is the game of petty spirits, and that is by nature a woman's quality.
- Pierre Corneille
(Keywords: Nature, Quality, Deceit, Spirits, Woman)
We did not call it propaganda, for that word, in German hands, had come to be associated with deceit and corruption.
- George Creel
(Keywords: Corruption, Deceit, Propaganda, Word)
When you're drowning, you don't say 'I would be incredibly pleased if someone would have the foresight to notice me drowning and come and help me,' you just scream.
- Neil LaBute
(Keywords: Women, Idea, Being, Deceit, Lying, Manipulation, Will, Woman)
In times of universal deceit, telling the truth will be a revolutionary act.
- George Orwell
(Keywords: Truth, Act, Deceit, Will)
It seems we are capable of immense love and loyalty, and as capable of deceit and atrocity. It's probably this shocking ambivalence that makes us unique.
- John Scott
(Keywords: Love, Deceit, Loyalty)
The Middle East is more angry than ever. I'm afraid that the sort of deceit on the route to war was linked to the lack of preparation for afterwards and the chaos and suffering that continuous - so it won't go away will it?
- Clare Short
(Keywords: War, Chaos, Deceit, Preparation, Suffering, Will)
It is only hope which is real, and reality is a bitterness and a deceit.
- William Makepeace Thackeray
(Keywords: Hope, Bitterness, Deceit, Reality)
A fascist is one whose lust for money or power is combined with such an intensity of intolerance toward those of other races, parties, classes, religions, cultures, regions or nations as to make him ruthless in his use of deceit or violence to attain his ends.
- Henry A. Wallace
(Keywords: Money, Power, Deceit, Intolerance, Lust, Nations, Violence)
Their final objective toward which all their deceit is directed is to capture political power so that, using the power of the state and the power of the market simultaneously, they may keep the common man in eternal subjection.
- Henry A. Wallace
(Keywords: Power, Deceit, Man, May, State)