Mujib [Rahman], as you've seen, is a congenital liar. He can't help telling lies - it's something stronger than he.
— Zulfikar Ali Bhutto
Truth is truth, even when told by a liar.
— William Wallace
A liar begins with making falsehood appear like truth, and ends with making truth itself appear like falsehood.
— William Shenstone
A man who lies, thinking it is the truth, is an honest man, and a man who tells the truth, believing it to be a lie, is a liar.
— William Safire
The demon is a liar. He will lie to confuse us; but he will also mix lies with the truth to attack us. His attack is psychological, Damien. And powerful.
— William Peter Blatty
Refreshing honesty has been getting me in trouble since I was five, but it's probably had some positive effects - like not being a liar.
— William Monahan
They say that it is the practiced liar who can deceive. But so often the practiced and chronic liar deceives only himself; it is the man who all his life has been selfconvicted of veracity whose lies find quickest credence.
— William Faulkner
And even a liar can be scared into telling the truth, same as honest man can be tortured into telling a lie.
— William Faulkner
But time in only another liar, so go along the wall a little further: if blackberries prove bitter there'll be mushrooms, fairy-ring mushrooms in the grass, sweetest of all fungi.
— William Carlos Williams
Sir, you have tasted two whole worms; you have hissed all my mystery lectures and been caught fighting a liar in the quad; you will leave by the next town drain.
— William Archibald Spooner
Many cherish the idea that a photograph is an exact presentment of nature, and accept without question the paradox that a photograph cannot lie. Actually there never was a more unmitigated liar.
— Walter J. Phillips
Liars are always most disposed to swear.
— Vittorio Alfieri
People who try to be nice are false. They're liars. You should never force your behavior to be a certain way. You should just be. Maybe it's not going to be nice, but at least it'll be honest.
— Veronica Rossi
I've earned all these years on my face. I don't want to be a liar if in five or 10 years I do get some Botox, but needles in the face scare me, so I don't really know if I am ever going to do that.
— Valerie Bertinelli
I wear this crown of thornsUpon my liar's chairFull of broken thoughtsI cannot repairBeneath the stains of timeThe feelings disappearYou are someone elseI am still right hereWhat have I becomeMy sweetest friend?
— Trent Reznor
I feel like - and maybe you're going to think I'm crazy for saying this - 'Vampire Diaries' has crazy fans, 'Pretty Little Liars' has crazy fans, but I swear to you, I have never met crazier fans than 'One Tree Hill"s.
— Torrey DeVitto
I just think people are so used to seeing me on shows like Vampire Diaries and Pretty Little Liars, which are more geared toward teens. But in reality, I could have a 12-year-old kid.
— Torrey DeVitto
The biggest liar in the world is the golfer who claims he plays the game for exercise.
— Tommy Bolt
As a pastor and as a dad, I want my son to know I tell the truth. He can read the book. He knows if I exaggerated or if I didn't. My son is forever gonna believe that I'm an honest person or I'm a liar by what I wrote in that book, because he can read.
— Todd Burpo
There is no one of-woman-born who does not like Red Lobster cheddar biscuits. Anyone who claims otherwise is a liar and a Socialist.
— Tina Fey
Men are liars. We'll lie about lying if we have to. I'm an algebra liar. I figure two good lies make a positive.
— Tim Allen
Never support two weaknesses at the same time. It's your combination sinners - your lecherous liars and your miserly drunkards - who dishonor the vices and bring them into bad repute.
— Thornton Wilder
They decided that all liars should be whipped.And a man came along and told them the truth.And they hanged him.
— Thomas William Hodgson Crosland
The fact that so many successful politicians are such shameless liars is not only a reflection on them, it is also a reflection on us. When the people want the impossible, only liars can satisfy.
— Thomas Sowell
America is a nation of liars, and for that reason science fiction has a special claim to be our national literature, as the art form best adapted to telling the lies we like to hear and to pretend we believe.
— Thomas M. Disch
Christ was either liar, lunatic, or Lord!
— Thomas Aquinas
When people are forced to remain silent when they are being told the most obvious lies, or even worse when they are forced to repeat the lies themselves, they lose once and for all their sense of probity. To assent to obvious lies is to co-operate with evil, and in some small way to become evil oneself. One's standing to resist anything is thus eroded, and even destroyed. A society of emasculated liars is easy to control.
— Theodore Dalrymple
Computers don't lie, but liars can compute.
— Terry Hayes
Once you place that crown of liar on your head, you can take it off again, but it leaves a stain for all time.
— Terry Goodkind
Everyone, including Hillary Clinton, knows Hillary is an unsavory and unethical scoundrel, an obvious and accomplished liar and, if America had a real Justice Department that actually cared about serving up equal justice under the law, she would be facing a number of felony charges.
— Ted Nugent
The fact is I am guilty of sexual immorality. And I take responsibility for the entire problem. I am a deceiver and a liar. There's a part of my life that is so repulsive and dark that I have been warring against it for all of my adult life.
— Ted Haggard
What we saw with both Donald Trump and Marco Rubio, that their response, whenever you point to anything in their record, is just to yell, "Liar, liar, liar," and to get very personal and to make direct character attacks. And my approach, from the very beginning of this President's campaign, starting a year ago in 2015, is that I will not respond in kind. I do not intend to insult any of the candidates.
— Ted Cruz
Whenever anyone does as this ad does, plays the actual words of Donald Trump on national television, his response is to yell, "Liar." Their strategy is simply to yell, "Liar, liar, liar."
— Ted Cruz
I was one of the most brilliant liars as a child.
— Tea Leoni
I was brought up in a clergyman's household so I am a first-class liar.
— Sybil Thorndike
Nature, reason, and Christianity recognize no other. Pride may say Nay; but Pride was always a liar, and a great hater of the truth.
— Susanna Moodie
When your lover is a liar, you and he have a lot in common, you're both lying to you!
— Susan Forward
Why else is politics the perfect refuge for every liar, cheat, and self-serving toad that was ever born? All you need is a good set of teeth and the ability to smile convincingly with them. -Cressida
— Stuart Hill
We all know that love is truly the key. Anyone who tries to make anyone think that things of destruction has anything to do with God or Allah, they're a liar.
— Stevie Wonder
I once called the head of a network a liar. In hindsight, I should have called him an incompetent liar.
— Steven Levitan