Quotes of Deceive

“ At Christmas I no more desire a roseThan wish a snow in May's new-fangled mirth;But like of each thing that in season grows. ”

- William Shakespeare

“ Oh, what a tangled web do parents weave when they think that their children are naive. ”

- Ogden Nash

“ Nature has no mercy at all. Nature says, "I'm going to snow. If you have on a bikini and no snowshoes, that's tough. I am going to snow anyway.". ”

- Maya Angelou

“ Unless we make Christmas an occasion to share our blessings, all the snow in Alaska won't make it "white". ”

- Bing Crosby

“ I am two fools, I know, for loving, and saying so. ”

- John Donne

“ Young men think old men are fools; but old men know young men are fools. ”

- George Chapman

“ Neither snow, nor rain, nor heat, nor gloom of night stays these couriers from the swift completion of their appointed rounds. ”

- Herodotus

“ We are never deceived; we deceive ourselves. ”

- Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

“ HISTORY, n. An account mostly false, of events mostly unimportant, which are brought about by rulers mostly knaves, and soldiers mostly fools. ”

- Ambrose Bierce

“ I have great faith in fools; self-confidence, my friends call it. ”

- Edgar Allan Poe

“ No, this trick won't work...How on earth are you ever going to explain in terms of chemistry and physics so important a biological phenomenon as first love? ”

- Albert Einstein

“ Do not be too moral. You may cheat yourself out of much life. Aim above morality. Be not simply good; be good for something. ”

- Henry David Thoreau

“ For God's sake give me the young man who has brains enough to make a fool of himself! ”

- Robert Louis Stevenson

“ Lord, what fools these mortals be! ”

- William Shakespeare

“ The whole problem with the world is that fools and fanatics are always so certain of themselves, but wiser people so full of doubts. ”

- Bertrand Russell

“ A miracle is an event which creates faith. That is the purpose and nature of miracles. Frauds deceive. An event which creates faith does not deceive: therefore it is not a fraud, but a miracle. ”

- George Bernard Shaw

“ Nature never deceives us; it is we who deceive ourselves. ”

- Jean Jacques Rousseau

“ Ring out the old, ring in the new, Ring, happy bells, across the snow. ”

- Lord Alfred Tennyson

“ It is better to remain silent and be thought a fool than to open one's mouth and remove all doubt. ”

- Abraham Lincoln

“ If solid happiness we prize, within our breast this jewel lies, And they are fools who roam; the world has nothing to bestow, From our own selves our bliss must flow, And that dear hut-our home. ”

- Nathaniel Cotton

“ If at first you don't succeed, Try, try again; Then your courage should appear; For, if you will persevere, You will conquer; never fear; Try, try again. ”

- McGuffey’s Second Reader

“ A hypocrite despises those whom he deceives, but has no respect for himself. He would make a dupe of himself too, if he could. ”

- William Hazlitt

“ Her cap, far whiter than the driven snow, Emblems right meet of decency does yield. ”

- William Shenstone

“ A parliament speaking through reporters to Buncombe and the Twenty-seven millions, mostly fools. ”

- Thomas Carlyle

“ Stars will blossom in the darkness, Violets bloom beneath the snow. ”

- Julia C. R. Dorr

“ O, what a tangled web we weave, when first we practice to deceive. ”

- Sir Walter Scott

“ Let no man deceive himself. If any man among you stemma to be wise in this world, let him become a fool, that he may be wise. For the wisdom of this world is foolishness with God. ”

- Bible

“ The public! the public! how many fools does it require to make the public? ”

- Thomas Chalmers

“ The easiest person to deceive is one's own self. ”

- Edward Bulwer Lytton

“ See the man wise in his own conceit? There is more hope for a fool than for him. ”

- Bible
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