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    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
    tags: lies  help  liar 
    Everything starts with a lie and ends with an apology.
    — Zoran Drvenkar
    tags: lies 
    I sort of consider myself a comedic actress, not a comedienne. I think it's different. You know, I'm not a stand-up or anything, but playing into comedic situations is sort of where, I think, my strength lies.
    — Zooey Deschanel
    tags: lies  strength 
    There's thieves among us Painting the walls All kinds of lies , and lies I never told it all
    — Zooey Deschanel
    tags: lies  painting 
    The average person tells a few white lies.
    — Zooey Deschanel
    tags: people  lies 
    It's very rare that you get a part that you actually like. People have a misconception, whether it be because actors lie or because you're reading interviews from giantly, massively famous actors, but you don't just get offered parts, all the time. You actually have to work to get them.
    — Zoey Deutch
    tags: time  people  work  lies  reading 
    I've been an audience member for friends in plays that I don't enjoy and I have to lie to their faces. It's just part of that lifestyle unfortunately, especially in New York.
    — Zoe Lister-Jones
    tags: friends  lies  lifestyle 
    You always have to lie. I've been in plays that people don't enjoy and I pray that they lie to my face when I come outside.
    — Zoe Lister-Jones
    tags: people  lies  pray 
    If you keep hiding your true self, your life becomes like slow death. Once you become free from the lies and the hiding of yourself, then life becomes vibrant again.
    — Ziggy Marley
    tags: death  self  lies  true 
    The roots of our ecological crises are axiomatic: they lie in our belief and value structures which shape our relationship with nature, with each other and the lifestyles we lead.
    — Ziauddin Sardar
    The difference does not lie in the things that news does that novels do not do, but in the things that novels do that news cannot do. In other words, this basic technique of news - just one among many - is something a novel can use, but a novel can deploy a multitude of other techniques also. Novels are not bound by the rules of reportage. Far from it. They're predicated on delivering experience.
    — Zia Haider Rahman
    tags: experience  lies  rules  novel 
    Your preciousness lies in your essence; it cannot be lost by anything that happens.
    — Zhuangzi
    tags: lies  lost 
    To regard the fundamental as the essence, to regard things as coarse, to regard accumulation as deficiency, and to dwell quietly alone with the spiritual and the intelligent - herein lie the techniques of Tao of the ancients.
    — Zhuangzi
    Men honor what lies within the sphere of their knowledge, but do not realize how dependent they are on what lies beyond it.
    — Zhuangzi
    tags: men  lies  honor 
    Even if a minefield or the abyss should lie before me, I will march straight ahead without looking back.
    — Zhu Rongji
    tags: lies 
    People are stupid; given proper motivation, almost anyone will believe almost anything. BecauHse people are stupid, they will believe a lie because they want to believe it's true, or because they are afraid it might be true.
    — Zedd
    tags: people  believe  lies  true  afraid 
    I arise full of eagerness and energy, knowing well what achievement lies ahead of me.
    — Zane Grey
    Find your major flaw. There lies your glory.
    — Zalman Schachter-Shalomi
    tags: lies 
    You are so high in the tree.If you jumpyou will live a full lifewhile falling.You will get marriedto a hummingbirdand raise beautiful part- hummingbirds. You will die of cancerin mid-air. I will not lie. It will be painful. You are a brave little boyor girl.
    — Zachary Schomburg
    tags: live  lies  beautiful  girls  die 
    In light of Jamey [Rodemeyer]'s death - it became clear to me in an instant that living a gay life without publicly acknowledging it - is simply not enough to make any significant contribution to the immense work that lies ahead on the road to complete equality.
    — Zachary Quinto
    tags: death  work  living  lies  equality  gay 
    I'm a big believer in the notion that our greatest potential lies in our darkest parts. To a certain extent it's only in facing those parts of ourselves that we can truly grow, and I think that's true of all of the characters I've played, certainly in the past few years.
    — Zachary Quinto
    As much as I try to grow as a lyricist, I tend to laugh at even calling myself that, because I think that my actual talents lie more in arrangements than they do words.
    — Zach Condon
    tags: lies  talent 
    The future of Yosemite climbing lies not in Yosemite, but in using the new techniques in the great granite ranges of the world.
    — Yvon Chouinard
    tags: future  world  lies 
    Just why is Yosemite climbing so different ? Why does it have techniques, ethics and equipment all of its own ? The basic reason lies in the rock itself. Nowhere else in the world is the rock so exfoliated, so glacier-polished and so devoid of handholds. All of the climbing lines follow vertical crack systems. Every piton crack, every handhold is a vertical one. Special techniques and equipment have evolved through absolute necessity.
    — Yvon Chouinard
    tags: world  lies  ethics 
    On the acting side, they actually tell us to lie about things that we don't know and later scramble to learn. "Do you ride horses?" "Yes, I do." I think scrambling is the death of most of us in the industry.
    — Yvette Nicole Brown
    tags: death  lies  learn 
    Plausibility is a trap for the truth laid by lies.
    — Yvan Audouard
    tags: truth  lies 
    Even if you lie to me...that's okay. I'll be satisfied with as much of yourself as you can give me.
    — Yun Kouga
    tags: lies 
    Nobody even imagines how well one can lie about the state of one's own heart.
    — Yukio Mishima
    tags: heart  lies  imagine 
    Beyond doubt, there was a certain splendor in pain, which bore a deep affinity to the splendor that lies hidden within strength.
    — Yukio Mishima
    tags: pain  lies  doubt  strength 
    A father is a reality-concealing machine, a machine for dishing up lies to kids, and that isn't even the worst of it: secretly he believes that he represents reality.
    — Yukio Mishima
    I shall not be deterred by people who don't see where the future of Africa lies. It is the short-sighted people who put their opinions in writing. They don't understand that the future of all countries lies in processing.
    — Yoweri Museveni
    In politics, sometimes you have to lie, or you make a promise that you cannot keep.
    — Youssou N'Dour
    tags: lies  politics 
    A kid who has just started to lie is taking the first step as a storyteller.
    — Young-Ha Kim
    tags: lies  kids 
    As things stand now the feudal lords are content to look on while the shogunate carries on in a highhanded manner. Neither the lords nor the shogun can be depended upon, and so our only hope lies in grass-roots heroes.
    — Yoshida Shoin
    tags: lies  hero  hope 
    It seems hopeless, hopeless. Those who eat meat [at public expense] are a mean, selfish lot, and so the country is doomed. Our only hope lies in the grass-roots folk who eat our traditional food.
    — Yoshida Shoin
    tags: food  lies  hope  doomed 
    Within our perceived weaknesses and imperfections lies the key to realizing our true strength.
    — Yongey Mingyur Rinpoche
    tags: lies  key  true  weakness  strength 
    Faces can lie. Backsides can't.
    — Yoko Ono
    tags: lies 
    You can say that designing is quite easy; the difficulty lies in finding a new way to explore beauty
    — Yohji Yamamoto
    tags: beauty  lies 
    Clothing doesn't lie, it shows everything.
    — Yohji Yamamoto
    tags: lies 
    One of the marks of a great teacher lies not only in an ability to impart knowledge but also in knowing when to encourage a student to go off on his own.
    — Yo-Yo Ma
    tags: encourage  lies  knowing 
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