Billy Liar
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"Billy Liar" Quotes

By Keith Waterhouse

fiction | 186 pages | Published in 1963

ISBN_13:9780241973646
ISBN_10:0241973643

Quotes

A lie can travel halfway around the world while the truth is putting on its shoes.

Keith Waterhouse, Penguin

Sometimes it's easier to lie to yourself than face the truth.

Keith Waterhouse, Penguin

Be careful with your words. Once they are said, they can only be forgiven, not forgotten.

Keith Waterhouse, Penguin

The truth may hurt for a little while, but a lie hurts forever.

Keith Waterhouse, Penguin

When you try to deceive others, you only end up deceiving yourself.

Keith Waterhouse, Penguin

The biggest lies are often the ones we tell ourselves.

Keith Waterhouse, Penguin

Hiding the truth doesn't make it disappear; it only makes it harder to find.

Keith Waterhouse, Penguin

Honesty may not always be easy, but it's always worth it.

Keith Waterhouse, Penguin

Telling the truth is like setting yourself free from the chains of deception.

Keith Waterhouse, Penguin

The more you lie, the more you lose touch with who you truly are.

Keith Waterhouse, Penguin