Lies Quotes (2025 quotes)
The lip of truth shall be established for ever: but a lying tongue is but for a moment. Zechariah Be ye not as your fathers, unto whom the former prophets have cried, saying, Thus saith the LORD of hosts; Turn ye now from your evil ways, and from your evil doings: but they did not hear, nor hearken unto me, saith the LORD…. Matthew Heaven and earth shall pass away, but my words shall not pass away. Proverbs A false witness shall not be unpunished, and he that speaketh lies shall perish. Job That the triumphing of the wicked is short, and the joy of the hypocrite but for a moment? Psalm God shall likewise destroy thee for ever, he shall take thee away, and pluck thee out of thy dwelling place, and root thee out of the land of the living. New International Version Truthful lips endure forever, but a lying tongue lasts only a moment.
Truth be told, it is alright to lie depending on the situation you are in, for example, your grandma baked a tray of the most disgusting cookies, do you speak the hurtful truth or lie to her politely? Truth on the other hand is subjective, a smart person can easily twist the truth by asking a cunning question. The general rule is never ever agree to reply to a Yes or No question, especially during police interrogation or in court. Without further ado, here are 20 quotes about truth and lies by husband, wife, child, boyfriends, girlfriends, good friends and family members. The origin of a liar is evil. The goal of a liar is supposed self-protection. Although there are different kinds of pain, the intention of a liar is to cause or alleviate pain to the receiver of the lie.
A witness saves lives when he tells the truth; when he tells lies, he betrays people Proverbs Listen as Wisdom calls out! Hear as understanding raises her voice! Everything I say is right, for I speak the truth and detest every kind of deception Proverbs , 6 - 7. Honest people hate lies, but the words of wicked people are shameful and disgraceful Proverbs
Quotations about Lies & Liars
Proverbs: Speak Truth
Sign in with Facebook Sign in options. Join Goodreads. Quotes tagged as "lies" Showing of 2, The man who lies to himself and listens to his own lie comes to a point that he cannot distinguish the truth within him, or around him, and so loses all respect for himself and for others. And having no respect he ceases to love.
Believe the liar up to the door of his house and no further than that. Women believe the strangest of lies as long as they are wrapped up in praise. The punishment of a liar is that he is never believed, even when he speaks the truth. If you want some lies to be believed wrap them up in truths. The liar will travel the world over, but chooses not to go back home. You can lock your door from a thief, but not from a damned liar.
Sign in with Facebook Sign in options. Join Goodreads. Quotes tagged as "truth-and-lies" Showing of Are you a decent girl with the potential to someday become an evil monster, or are you an evil monster that thinks it's a decent girl? The lies we tell other people are nothing to the lies we tell ourselves. I am a marvelous liar. That sounded like something liars made up to tell people who found them out.