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White lies are at the other end of the spectrum of deception from lies in a serious crisis. They are the most common and the most ...
A white lie is always pardonable. But he who tells the truth without compulsion merits no leniency.
It is often the case that the man who can't tell a lie thinks he is the best judge of one.
Look at the mother of Washington! She raised a boy that could not tell a lie--could not tell a lie! But he never had any chance. I ...
Through throats where many rivers meet, the curlews cry,
Under the conceiving moon, on the high chalk hill,
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[T]he minister preached a sermon on Jonah and the whale, at the end of which an old chief arose and declared, "We have heard sever ...
...I have come to make distinctions between what I call the academy and literature, the moral equivalents of church and God. The a ...
"Dirty fellow!" exclaimed the Captain, seizing both her wrists, "hark you, Mrs. Frog, you'd best hold your tongue; for I must make ...
Any fool can tell the truth, but it requires a man of some sense to know how to lie well.
Tell mother that however dogs and samovars might behave themselves, winter comes after summer, old age after youth, and misfortune ...
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