Hypocrisy Quotes

The safest way to avoid hypocrisy is simple; eliminate the standards one might have trouble keeping.

Man is a Religious Animal. He is the only Religious Animal. He is the only animal that has the True Religion – several of them. He is the only animal that loves his neighbor as himself and cuts his throat if his theology isn’t straight. He has made a graveyard of the globe in trying […]

I hesitate to call her a hypocrite. This is an insult to normal, decent hypocrites everwhere.

He knows much of what men paint themselves would blister in the light of what they are.

The higher animals have no religion. And we are told that they are going to be left out in the Hereafter. I wonder why? It seems questionable taste.

Hypocrisy: a lie in action – the legacy of indecency.

If the world despises hypocrites, what must the estimate be of them in heaven?

One face to the world, another at home makes for misery.

Crows bewail the dead sheep, and then eat them.

We have, in fact, two kinds of morality side by side: one which we preach but do not practice, and another which we practice but seldom preach.