Pretense Quotes

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Pretense Quotes By A.W. Tozer: The heart of the world is breaking under The heart of the world is breaking under this load of pride and pretense. There is no release from our burden apart from the meekness of Christ. A.W. Tozer
Pretense Quotes By Val Kilmer: I don't make any pretense about being normal. I don't make any pretense about being normal. I'm not. Val Kilmer
Pretense Quotes By Mokokoma Mokhonoana: You cannot force someone to believe something they You cannot force someone to believe something they do not believe; you can only manage to force them to speak or act as if they do. Mokokoma Mokhonoana
Pretense Quotes By Mokokoma Mokhonoana: Culture is a symbolic veil with which we Culture is a symbolic veil with which we hide our animal nature from ourselves ... and other animals. Mokokoma Mokhonoana
Pretense Quotes By Marcus Aurelius: Perfection of character: to live your last day, Perfection of character: to live your last day, every day, without frenzy, or sloth, or pretense. Marcus Aurelius
Pretense Quotes By Walter Dean Myers: Let me thinkThinking is all I haveIf wisdom Let me think
Thinking is all I have
If wisdom is a pretense
Then let me pretend to be wise
Walter Dean Myers
Pretense Quotes By Alberto Moravia: When you aren't sincere you need to pretend, When you aren't sincere you need to pretend, and by pretending you end up believing yourself; that's the basic principle of every faith. Alberto Moravia
Pretense Quotes By Wendy Doniger: (Sarah Palin's) greatest hypocrisy is in her pretense (Sarah Palin's) greatest hypocrisy is in her pretense that she is a woman. Wendy Doniger
Pretense Quotes By George Bernard Shaw: Cruelty must be whitewashed by a moral excuse, Cruelty must be whitewashed by a moral excuse, and pretense of reluctance. George Bernard Shaw
Pretense Quotes By Miguel De Unamuno: There are pretenses which are very sincere, and There are pretenses which are very sincere, and marriage is their school. Miguel De Unamuno
Pretense Quotes By Marty Rubin: Nobody knows what they're doing here, so why Nobody knows what they're doing here, so why do so many pretend they do? Marty Rubin
Pretense Quotes By Mary Roberts Rinehart: Pretense is the oil that lubricates society. Pretense is the oil that lubricates society. — Mary Roberts Rinehart
Pretense Quotes By Benjamin Cardozo: Fraud includes the pretense of knowledge when knowledge Fraud includes the pretense of knowledge when knowledge there is none. — Benjamin Cardozo
Pretense Quotes By Buju Banton: No pretense stop wasting my time. A virtuous No pretense stop wasting my time. A virtuous woman is really hard to find. — Buju Banton
Pretense Quotes By Susan Hill: I would act, pretend, and the pretense would I would act, pretend, and the pretense would become real. — Susan Hill
Pretense Quotes By Richard Matheson: What condemnation could possibly be more harsh than What condemnation could possibly be more harsh than one's own, when self-pretense is no longer possible? — Richard Matheson
Pretense Quotes By Daniel Polansky: It's a dangerous thing, pretense. A man ought It's a dangerous thing, pretense. A man ought to know who he is, even if he isn't proud to be it. — Daniel Polansky
Pretense Quotes By Tennessee Williams: Most of the confidence which I appear to Most of the confidence which I appear to feel, especially when influenced by noon wine, is only a pretense. — Tennessee Williams
Pretense Quotes By Rumi: There is no worse sickness for the soul, There is no worse sickness for the soul, o you who are proud, than this pretense of perfection. — Rumi
Pretense Quotes By Victoria Moran: Home is the place where you are most Home is the place where you are most thoroughly yourself, with no pretenses. — Victoria Moran
Pretense Quotes By David Pajo: The thing I like about the band [Dead The thing I like about the band [Dead Child] is that there's no pretense. We aren't even trying to be artists or poets. — David Pajo
Pretense Quotes By Seneca The Younger: No one can long hide behind a mask; No one can long hide behind a mask; the pretense soon lapses into the true character. — Seneca The Younger
Pretense Quotes By Zora Neale Hurston: Those that don't got it, can't show it. Those that don't got it, can't show it. Those that got it, can't hide it. — Zora Neale Hurston
Pretense Quotes By Susan Ee: If we get separated there's not much hope If we get separated there's not much hope of us ever meeting anywhere, but I need to keep up the pretense of hope because that may be all we have. — Susan Ee
Pretense Quotes By Elizabeth Boyle: Men make this great pretense of not wanting Men make this great pretense of not wanting to be caught, but in the end they usually beg for a lady's hand. — Elizabeth Boyle
Pretense Quotes By Charles Churchill: To copy beauty forfeits all pretense to fame; To copy beauty forfeits all pretense to fame; to copy faults is want of sense. — Charles Churchill
Pretense Quotes By Marlon Riggs: So much of my life has been about So much of my life has been about self-effacement, pretense, masquerading, concealment, and indirection. — Marlon Riggs
Pretense Quotes By Katherine Reay: Darcy's got the tempestuous masculinity and brooding looks, Darcy's got the tempestuous masculinity and brooding looks, but Knightley is a kinder, softer man with no pretense or dissimilation. — Katherine Reay
Pretense Quotes By Ayesha Harruna Attah: Hahaha!!!...I wish this veil of pretense could hide Hahaha!!!...I wish this veil of pretense could hide my habit of dodging quotes but dissapointingly,it doesn't,which is why,I know none yet. — Ayesha Harruna Attah
Pretense Quotes By Ted Simmons: There are things about some professional athletes that There are things about some professional athletes that I cannot stand-the pretense, the egos, the pomposity, the greed. — Ted Simmons
Pretense Quotes By Marty Rubin: Humanity's favorite pasttime: pretending to know what it Humanity's favorite pasttime: pretending to know what it doesn't know. — Marty Rubin
Pretense Quotes By George R R Martin: The world is full of cravens who pretended The world is full of cravens who pretended to be heroes. — George R R Martin
Pretense Quotes By Mokokoma Mokhonoana: To put an arrogant 'famous' writer in his To put an arrogant 'famous' writer in his place: pretend to be illiterate. — Mokokoma Mokhonoana
Pretense Quotes By Sunday Adelaja: People pretend to be other people because they People pretend to be other people because they have never thought of their true selves — Sunday Adelaja
Pretense Quotes By Mokokoma Mokhonoana: We seldom look like the way we look We seldom look like the way we look like when people we like are looking. — Mokokoma Mokhonoana
Pretense Quotes By Ann Whitman: The vice president (Nixon) seems like a man The vice president (Nixon) seems like a man who is acting like a nice man rather than being one. — Ann Whitman
Pretense Quotes By Sreesha Divakaran: Pretension, dear love, does not buy truth into Pretension, dear love, does not buy truth into lies, nor alter its course. — Sreesha Divakaran
Pretense Quotes By Mikhail Bakunin: Political Freedom without economic equality is a pretense, Political Freedom without economic equality is a pretense, a fraud, a lie; and the workers want no lying. — Mikhail Bakunin
Pretense Quotes By Kristian Goldmund Aumann: Expectations are illusions; Pretense they hang on thin Expectations are illusions;
Pretense they hang on thin threads. — Kristian Goldmund Aumann
Pretense Quotes By Marty Rubin: There are two kinds of love: the love There are two kinds of love: the love that is and the love that isn't. — Marty Rubin
Pretense Quotes By Anna Kendrick: Can we drop the pretense of Presidents Day Can we drop the pretense of Presidents Day and just call it I needed a long weekend because Valentines Day is garbage — Anna Kendrick
Pretense Quotes By Eugene O'Neill: Censorship of anything, at any time, in any Censorship of anything, at any time, in any place, on whatever pretense, has always been and always will be the last resort of the boob and the bigot. — Eugene O'Neill
Pretense Quotes By Pawan Mishra: Not receiving a request through the entitled route Not receiving a request through the entitled route is no excuse for not serving it. — Pawan Mishra
Pretense Quotes By Megan Hart: We labored under the pretense that nothing had We labored under the pretense that nothing had changed when everything had, and I understood him, but i no longer knew him. — Megan Hart
Pretense Quotes By Alexander Pope: Be niggards of advice on no pretense; For Be niggards of advice on no pretense; For the worst avarice is that of sense. — Alexander Pope
Pretense Quotes By Jamie Arpin-Ricci: There is more hope in honest brokenness than There is more hope in honest brokenness than in the pretense of false wholeness. — Jamie Arpin-Ricci
Pretense Quotes By Bell Hooks: Secrets find a way out in sleep ... Secrets find a way out in sleep ... It is the place where there is no pretense. — Bell Hooks
Pretense Quotes By Marcus Tullius Cicero: The habit of arguing in support of atheism, The habit of arguing in support of atheism, whether it be done from conviction or in pretense, is a wicked and impious practice. — Marcus Tullius Cicero
Pretense Quotes By Charles Dickens: By the by, who ever knew a man By the by, who ever knew a man who never read or wrote neither who hadn't got some small back parlour which he would call a study! — Charles Dickens
Pretense Quotes By Stephen Schwartz: Excuse me, there's no pretense here. I happen Excuse me, there's no pretense here. I happen to be genuinely self-absorbed and deeply shallow. — Stephen Schwartz
Pretense Quotes By Dejan Stojanovic: Pretense cannot sustain blind power. Pretense cannot sustain blind power. — Dejan Stojanovic
Pretense Quotes By Olivia Wilde: I have a lot of friends who I I have a lot of friends who I really feel like I can kick back with and let all pretense go and be very comfortable with. — Olivia Wilde
Pretense Quotes By John Podhoretz: I think making a pretense of civility toward I think making a pretense of civility toward Eric Alterman is like making a pretense of civility to a scorpion. — John Podhoretz
Pretense Quotes By William S. Burroughs: When all lies, deceit, pretense is stripped away, When all lies, deceit, pretense is stripped away, what remains? The truth of a painting, or a book or a man. — William S. Burroughs
Pretense Quotes By Rene Dubos: One may wonder indeed whether the pretense of One may wonder indeed whether the pretense of superior health is not itself rapidly becoming a mental aberration. — Rene Dubos
Pretense Quotes By Renee Ahdieh: For this was a kiss of definition. A For this was a kiss of definition. A kiss of understanding. For a marriage absent pretense. And a love without design. — Renee Ahdieh
Pretense Quotes By Toba Beta: I don't like bullshit and pretense.I can't enjoy I don't like bullshit and pretense.
I can't enjoy the joy at church ...
without some cash in my wallet. — Toba Beta
Pretense Quotes By Ethan Hawke: Give your heart to everybody you meet. The Give your heart to everybody you meet. The rest is pretense. — Ethan Hawke
Pretense Quotes By Stella Benson: Sometimes I pose, but sometimes I pose as Sometimes I pose, but sometimes I pose as posing. — Stella Benson
Pretense Quotes By Emily Post: The natural impulses of every thoroughbred include his The natural impulses of every thoroughbred include his sense of honor; his love of fair play and courage; his dislike of pretense and of cheapness. — Emily Post
Pretense Quotes By Maya Angelou: When I passed forty I dropped pretense, 'cause When I passed forty I dropped pretense, 'cause men like women who got some sense. — Maya Angelou
Pretense Quotes By Robert Harris: What is leadership, after all, but the blind What is leadership, after all, but the blind choice of one route over another and the confident pretense that the decision was based on reason — Robert Harris
Pretense Quotes By Darynda Jones: I kept the coffee pot in my office I kept the coffee pot in my office on the pretense of monitoring Cookie's caffeine intake. Actually, it was my answer to potpourri. — Darynda Jones
Pretense Quotes By Mokokoma Mokhonoana: Employment is an employee's kissing of an employer's Employment is an employee's kissing of an employer's ass. A salary is the employer's pretense to be cleaning his ass. — Mokokoma Mokhonoana
Pretense Quotes By Anne Perry: In that moment there was no pretense between In that moment there was no pretense between them, no lingering vestige of reserve or attempt to escape, no denial. It was final and complete. — Anne Perry
Pretense Quotes By L.E. Modesitt Jr.: Love of another is merely empty flattery and Love of another is merely empty flattery and self-deception for one who cannot accept himself without pretense. — L.E. Modesitt Jr.
Pretense Quotes By Toba Beta: I don't impressed if you're a religious person.I I don't impressed if you're a religious person.
I just wanna know about soul behind that mask. — Toba Beta
Pretense Quotes By Patrick Rothfuss: We understand how dangerous a mask can be. We understand how dangerous a mask can be. We all become what we pretend to be. — Patrick Rothfuss
Pretense Quotes By Aleister Crowley: The pious pretense that evil does not exist The pious pretense that evil does not exist only makes it vague, enormous and menacing. — Aleister Crowley
Pretense Quotes By Arthur Conan Doyle: The best way of successfully acting a part The best way of successfully acting a part is to be it. — Arthur Conan Doyle
Pretense Quotes By James Patterson: I don't damsel well. Distress, I can do. I don't damsel well. Distress, I can do. Damseling? Not so much. — James Patterson
Pretense Quotes By Edith Wharton: The real loneliness is living among all these The real loneliness is living among all these kind people who only ask one to pretend! — Edith Wharton
Pretense Quotes By Marty Rubin: The worst thing about being a writer is The worst thing about being a writer is having to pretend you know what you're talking about. — Marty Rubin
Pretense Quotes By Ray Anyasi: Please help me explain to the people that Please help me explain to the people that I have not yet learned how to be a heartless murderer and a sweet prince at the same time.- Prince Ikan — Ray Anyasi
Pretense Quotes By Randy Alcorn: No pretense or wearing masks. No cliques. No No pretense or wearing masks. No cliques. No hidden agendas, backroom deals, betrayals, secret ambitions, plots, or schemes. — Randy Alcorn
Pretense Quotes By Lynn Flewelling: It is better to lack the semblance of It is better to lack the semblance of honor but possess it than to possess the semblance and lack the honor. — Lynn Flewelling
Pretense Quotes By Lee Strobel: we can't be filled with the power of we can't be filled with the power of God until we let go of the false pretense that we can get by on our own. — Lee Strobel
Pretense Quotes By Alan Moore: You wear a mask for so long, you You wear a mask for so long, you forget who you were beneath it. — Alan Moore
Pretense Quotes By George Herbert: How wide is all this long pretense!There is How wide is all this long pretense!
There is in love a sweetness ready penned,
Copy out only that, and save expense. — George Herbert
Pretense Quotes By Mokokoma Mokhonoana: To put an arrogant 'famous' singer in her To put an arrogant 'famous' singer in her place: pretend to be deaf. — Mokokoma Mokhonoana
Pretense Quotes By H.L. Mencken: Whenever A annoys or injures B on the Whenever A annoys or injures B on the pretense of saving or improving X, A is a scoundrel. — H.L. Mencken
Pretense Quotes By Marty Rubin: First one tells a lie; then one believes First one tells a lie; then one believes it; then one becomes it. — Marty Rubin