“A lie travels round the world while truth is putting her boots on.” ~ Edgar Allan Poe
“A man who lies to himself, and believes his own lies becomes unable to recognize truth, either in himself or in anyone else, and he ends up losing respect for himself and for others. When he has no respect for anyone, he can no longer love, and, in order to divert himself, having no love […]
He does hit the nail on the head.
“Worse than telling a lie is spending your whole life staying true to a lie.” – Robert Brault Criminal Quotes http://tinyurl.com/p9fdolv
Born: May 25, 1803 – Died: April 27, 1882
“A lie can travel half way around the world while the truth is putting on its shoes.” – Mark Twain http://www.bq4android.com/android/quotes/getQuote.php?id=270