Oh, what a tangled web we weave, When first we practice to deceive!
Deception - Deceive Quotes
Life is the art of being well deceived; and in order that the deception may No man, for any considerable period, can wear one face to himself, and another to the multitude, without finally getting bewildered as to which may be the true.
Sigh no more, ladies, sigh no more; Men were deceivers ever; One foot in sea, and one on shore; To one thing constant never. (Much Ado About Nothing)
succeed it must be habitual and uninterrupted.
All deception in the course of life is indeed nothing else but a lie reduced to practice, and falsehood passing from words into things.
Deceive not thy physician, confessor, nor lawyer.
When a person cannot deceive himself the chances are against his being able to deceive other people.
Hateful to me as the gates of Hades is that man who hides one thing in his heart and speaks another.
Courtship lifts a young fellow far and away above his common earthly self and by an impulse natural to those lofty regions he puts on his halo and his heavenly war paint and plays archangel as if he were born to it. He is working a deception, but is not aware of it.
The best happiness a woman can boast is that of being most carefully deceived.