We at PoopBite have collected inspirational, wise, and humorous old BEING LIED TO quotes, BEING LIED TO sayings, and BEING LIED TO proverbs over the times from a mixture of sources.
I know a lie when I hear one.
Half-truths are worth more than outright lies.
George R.R. Martin
Lying’s wrong, but when the world spins backward, a small wrong maybe a big right.
There is a lie in between a promise and many excuses.
A smiling lie is a whirlwind, easy to enter, but hard to escape.
If a man confessed anything on his death bed, it was the truth; for no man could stare death in the face and lie.
Human has the ability to believe in something wrong as if it is true.
An unexciting truth may be eclipsed by a thrilling falsehood.
Some liars are so expert they deceive themselves.
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.
Lucius Annaeus Seneca
I always sensed instinctively from the earliest age that I was being lied to.
The best lies were always mixed with truth.
Sarah J. Maas
And even a liar can be scared into telling the truth, same as an honest man can be tortured into telling a lie.
I’d rather hear an ugly truth, rather than an obscure lie.
Truth is as straight as an arrow, while a lie swivels like a snake.
You may tell the greatest lies and wear a brilliant disguise, but you can’t escape the eyes of the one who sees right through you.
Truth does not sit in a cave and hide like a lie. It wanders around proudly and roars loudly like a lion.
One ought always to lie when one can do good by it.
One of the reasons why I think people have gone from reading mainstream newspapers to the Internet is because they realize they’re being lied to.
I’m telling you a lie in a vicious effort that you will repeat my lie over and over until it becomes true.
Lies were like acid, corrosive: They could dissolve trust in a heartbeat.
People aren’t suckers. Some are, perhaps. But most people inside know when we’re being lied to.
Language always betrays us, tells the truth when we want to lie, and dissolves into formlessness when we would most like to be precise.
O, what a tangled web we weave; When first we practice deceiving!
Sir Walter Scott
He who tells a lie is not sensible how great a task he undertakes; for he must be forced to invent twenty more to maintain that one.
If you say that you never lie in life, you honestly insult my intelligence.
False words are not only evil in themselves, but they infect the soul with evil.
Almost everything a person thinks is a lie and an assault against the natural soul.
Bryant H. McGill
Masks camouflage the faces of both good and evil. Keeps hidden what is the truth and what is a lie.
To say that the first casualty of war is the truth is to miss the rather more important point that a principal weapon of war is lies.
Harry M. Collins
The lie is a virtue if it saves lives.
Nothing is easier than self-deceit. For what each man wishes, that he also believes to be true.
I don’t like being lied to, so I only lie about the stupid things. White lies, basically.
For people who say they hate being lied to, just start telling them nothing but the pure truth – about everything. That will teach them.
Seth Adam Brown
Life experience is what defines our character, even if it means getting your heart broken or being lied to. You know, you need the downs to appreciate the ups. Going on the adventure or taking that risk is important.
The liar’s punishment is, not in the least that he is not believed, but that he cannot believe anyone else.
George Bernard Shaw
Whoever tells a lie is not pure of heart, and such a person can not cook a clean soup.
Ludwig van Beethoven
When people tell a lie about something, they have to make up a bunch of lies to go with the first one. Mythomania is the word for it.
And, after all, what is lie? ‘Tis but the truth in masquerade.
Because it’s not a lie if its how you feel.
Never hide things from hardcore thinkers. They get more aggravated, more provoked by confusion than the most painful truths.
A lie cannot live.
Martin Luther King Jr.
Within every elaborate lie, a kernel of truth.
The lie took form as she spoke, pulling on as many strands of truth as it could reach.
Being a practiced liar doesn’t mean you have a powerful imagination. Many good liars have no imagination at all; it’s that which gives their lies such wide-eyed conviction.
That’s the crazy thing about lies. You start to fall for them, yourself.
A lie is an affront to the soul, as well as an insult to the intelligence of the person to whom one lies.
You can believe in whatsoever you like, but the truth remains the truth, no matter how sweet the lie may taste.
Michael Bassey Johnson