If you tell the truth, you don't have to remember anything.
If you tell the truth, you don't need a long memory.
If you tell the truth you do not need a good memory!
Who lies for you will lie against you.
I'm not upset that you lied to me, I'm upset that from now on I can't believe you.
A truth that's told with bad intent beats all the lies you can invent.
The liar's punishment is not in the least that he is not believed, but that he cannot believe anyone else.
The cruelest lies are often told in silence.
Those who think it is permissible to tell white lies soon grow color-blind.
Man is least himself when he talks in his own person. Give him a mask, and he will tell you the truth.
And, after all, what is a lie? 'Tis but the truth in masquerade.
Give him a mask, and he will tell you the truth.
A lie may take care of the present, but it has no future.
A lie can travel half way around the world while the truth is putting on its shoes.
No one can be happy who has been thrust outside the pale of truth. And there are two ways that one can be removed from this realm: by lying, or by being lied to.
A lie gets halfway around the world before the truth has a chance to get its pants on.
A lie will easily get you out of a scrape, and yet, strangely and beautifully, repute possesses you when you have taken the scrape and left out the lie.
No man has a good enough memory to be a successful liar.
O, what a tangled web we weave when first we practise to deceive!
People who are brutally honest get more satisfaction out of the brutality than out of the honesty.