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Hypocrisy Quotes

Better to be known as a sinner than a hypocrite.
Proverb Proverbs
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Oscar Wilde
How clever you are, my dear! You never mean a single word you say.
Oscar Wilde
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Al Franken
The point is that there is tremendous hypocrisy among the Christian right. And I think that Christian voters should start looking at global warming and extreme poverty as a religious issue that speaks to the culture of life.
Al Franken
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Oscar Wilde
A man who moralizes is usually a hypocrite, and a woman who moralizes is invariably plain
Oscar Wilde
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Ralph Waldo Emerson
Every man alone is sincere. At the entrance of a second person, hypocrisy begins.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
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Mahatma Gandhi, ,
Hypocrisy and distortion are passing currents under the name of religion
Mahatma Gandhi, ,
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Howard Dean
Hypocrisy is a value that I think has been embraced by the Republican Party. We get lectured by people all day long about moral values by people who have their own moral shortcomings.
Howard Dean
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For neither man nor angel can discern hypocrisy, the only evil that walks invisible, except to God alone.
John Milton
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Thomas Paine
It is impossible to calculate the moral mischief, if I may so express it, that mental lying has produced in society. When a man has so far corrupted and prostituted the chastity of his mind as to subscribe his professional belief to things he does not believe he has prepared himself for the commission of every other crime.
Thomas Paine
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Scott McClellan
I think his hypocrisy knows no bounds.
Scott McClellan
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Ambrose Gwinett Bierce
Politeness is the most acceptable hypocrisy
Ambrose Gwinett Bierce
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Scott McClellan
Al Gore's hypocrisy knows no bounds. If he is going to be the voice of the Democratic Party on national security matters, we welcome it, we look forward to the discussion. I think the American people clearly understand the importance of what we're trying to do to protect them and prevent attacks from happening. And that's why this authorization is so vital.
Scott McClellan
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Granth Sahib
When the time comes to settle their accounts, their red robes are corrupt. His Love is not obtained through hypocrisy. Her false coverings bring only ruin.
Granth Sahib
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This is a huge hypocrisy to maintain an anti-terrorist line and at the same time have such terrorist statements as these made by Christian preacher Pat Robertson coming from the same country.
Jose Rangel
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He was a reflection of what was going on. The poem 'Howl' was a howl against the hypocrisy and silence of the generations of the 1950s -- of the people who failed to perform their function as real elders.
Tom Hayden
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Edmund Burke
Hypocrisy can afford to be magnificent in its promises, for never intending to go beyond promise, it costs nothing
Edmund Burke
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William Hazlitt
The only vice that cannot be forgiven is hypocrisy. The repentance of a hypocrite is itself hypocrisy.
William Hazlitt
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Hannah Arendt
What makes it so plausible to assume that hypocrisy is the vice of vices is that integrity can indeed exist under the cover of all other vices except this one. Only crime and the criminal, it is true, confront us with the perplexity of radical evil; but only the hypocrite is really rotten to the core.
Hannah Arendt
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With religions it's crucial, when reading labels, to verify whether or not the content is in each jar.
Vanna Bonta
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There are two cardinal sins in politics: one is hypocrisy and the other is flip-flopping.
Tobe Berkovitz
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Ambrose Gwinett Bierce
Politeness, n: The most acceptable hypocrisy.
Ambrose Gwinett Bierce
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There are two sorts of hypocrites: one that are deceived with their outward morality and external religion; many of whom are professed Arminians, in the doctrine of justification: and the other, are those that are deceived with false discoveries and elevations; who often cry down works, and men's own righteousness, and talk much of free grace; but at the same time make a righteousness of their discoveries and of their humiliation, and exalt themselves to heaven with them.
Jonathan Edwards
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Hypocrisy is the lubricant of society.
David Hull
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Honore de Balzac, ,
Manners are the hypocrisy of a nation.
Honore de Balzac, ,
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William Hazlitt
He is a hypocrite who professes what he does not believe; not he who does not practice all he wishes or approves
William Hazlitt
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William Hazlitt
We are not hypocrites in our sleep
William Hazlitt
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Martin Luther
Superstition, idolatry, and hypocrisy have ample wages, but truth goes a-begging.
Martin Luther
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Oscar Wilde
The value of an idea has nothing whatever to do with the sincerity of the man who expresses it.
Oscar Wilde
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The wicked work harder to preach hell than the righteous do to get to heaven.
American Proverb
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Dave Barry
one of South Florida's most vital natural resources, a relentlessly sane voice in a howling hurricane of hypocrisy, hokum and hype.
Dave Barry
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