Quotations on Knave
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He who says there is no such thing as an honest man, you may be sure is himself a knave.
- George Berkeley
(Keywords: Knave, Man, May)
The heart never grows better by age; I fear rather worse, always harder. A young liar will be an old one, and a young knave will only be a greater knave as he grows older.
- Lord Chesterfield
(Keywords: Age, Heart, Fear, Knave, Old, Will)
Necessity makes an honest man a knave.
- Daniel Defoe
(Keywords: Knave, Man, Necessity)
It is a just political maxim, that every man must be supposed a knave.
- David Hume
(Keywords: Knave, Man, Maxim)
We are no more free agents than the queen of clubs when she victoriously takes prisoner the knave of hearts.
- Mary Wortley Montagu
(Keywords: Knave, Queen)
No man is so much a fool as not to have wit enough sometimes to be a knave; nor any so cunning a knave as not to have the weakness sometimes to play the fool.
- George Savile
(Keywords: Cunning, Fool, Knave, Man, Play, Weakness, Wit)
Very often, say what you will, a knave is only a fool.
(Keywords: Fool, Knave, Will)