“The truth about a man lies first and foremost in what he hides.”
⇒ Andre Malraux
“Some men love truth so much that they seem to be in continual fear lest she should catch a cold on overexposure.”
⇒ Samuel Butler
“Don't tell any big lies today. Small ones can be just as effective.”
“How is the world ruled, and how do wars start? Diplomats tell lies to journalists, and they believe what they read.”
⇒ Karl Kraus, "Aphorisms and More Aphorisms"