False Quotes

"When enough people make false promises, word...

"When enough people make false promises, words stop meaning anything. Then there are no more answers - only better and better lies." - Jon Snow
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Religion is regarded by the common peopl...

Religion is regarded by the common people as true, by the wise as false, and by the rulers as useful." - Lucius Annaeus Seneca
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All suffer...

All sufferings come from false pride!
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โ€œThere are trivial truths and there are great truth...

โ€œThere are trivial truths and there are great truths. The opposite of a trivial truth is plainly false. The opposite of a great truth is also true.โ€ - Niels Bohr
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If you are not going to abandon what's false...

If you are not going to abandon what's false, you have to attack what's true. That is what is going on in our society right now ~ Ron Kelly
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"For he who had forsaken intellectual and ethical pursuits to re-ent...

"For he who had forsaken intellectual and ethical pursuits to re-enter the material sphere with its illusions of sense and false ambition was regarded as one dead to the sphere of reality." โ€” Manly P. Hall (1928)
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โ€œNone are more hopelessly...

โ€œNone are more hopelessly enslaved than those who falsely believe they are free.โ€
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"We should consider every day lost on which we have not danc...

"We should consider every day lost on which we have not danced at least once. And we should call every truth false which was not accompanied by at least one laugh." --Friedrich Nietzsche
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Extraordinary claims do not require extraordinary evidence. A thing star...

Extraordinary claims do not require extraordinary evidence. A thing starts as "I dont know" before any evidence, which is the 2 claims that it might be true or the claim that it might be false, and I only remove those claims
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"Ring out the fals...

"Ring out the false, ring in the true." - Alfred Lord Tennyson
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"The strain of anti-intellectualism has been a constant thread winding its way ...

"The strain of anti-intellectualism has been a constant thread winding its way through our political and cultural life, nurtured by the false notion that democracy means that 'my ignorance is just as good as your knowledge.'" - Issac Asimov 1980
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"We place our hopes to much on laws and courts and constitutions and tha...

"We place our hopes to much on laws and courts and constitutions and that these are false hopes. Liberty lies in the hearts of men and women; when it dies there, no constitution, no law, no court can save it." -Learned Hand
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"When fascism comes to America, it will be wrapped in the flag...

"When fascism comes to America, it will be wrapped in the flag and carrying a cross.โ€ -unknown (this quote is usually falsely attributed to Sinclair Lewis, but the original citation is unknown)
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โ€œDonโ€™t take refuge in the false security of consensus and the...

โ€œDonโ€™t take refuge in the false security of consensus and the feeling that whatever you think youโ€™re bound to be ok because youโ€™re in the safety of the moral majority.โ€ - Christopher Hitchens
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The clash between science and religion has not shown that religion is false and...

The clash between science and religion has not shown that religion is false and science is true. It has shown that all systems of definition are relative to various purposes, and that none of them actually โ€œgraspโ€ reality.โ€ โ€• Alan Wilson Watts,
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'I prefer true but imperfect knowledge, even if it leaves...

'I prefer true but imperfect knowledge, even if it leaves much indetermined and unpredictable, to a pretence of exact knowledge that is likely to be false' - Friedrich von Hayek
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โ€œThe urge to save humanity is ...

โ€œThe urge to save humanity is almost always a false front for the urge to rule.โ€ โ€“ H. L. Mencken
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"The ideal subject of totalitarian rule is not the convinced Nazi ...

"The ideal subject of totalitarian rule is not the convinced Nazi or the dedicated communist, but people for whom the distinction between fact and fiction, true and false, no longer exists." - Hannah Arendt
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โ€œAnti-intellectualism has been a constant thread winding its way through ...

โ€œAnti-intellectualism has been a constant thread winding its way through our political and cultural life, nurtured by the false notion that democracy means that 'my ignorance is just as good as your knowledge.'โ€ โ€• Isaac Asimov
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"Most lies we tell ourselves. We create an illusion and become its ...

"Most lies we tell ourselves. We create an illusion and become its prisoners. We remain within the confines of this self-inflicted cage, desperately holding onto the false sense of security it provides." - Me
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"Wisdom doesnโ€™t consist in knowi...

"Wisdom doesnโ€™t consist in knowing more that is new, but in knowing less that is false." โ€”Josh Billings
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โ€œ...how false the most profou...

โ€œ...how false the most profound book turns out to be when applied to life.โ€ -William Faulkner
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โ€œExpectations have been raised and now, in the last quarter of the twentieth century with the...

โ€œExpectations have been raised and now, in the last quarter of the twentieth century with the manifest achievements of technology all around us, the naive belief that happiness can be part of the technological package is increasingly seen to be false.โฃโ€ - the late Prof. Desmond Laurence
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"Beware of false knowledge;...

"Beware of false knowledge; it is more dangerous than ignorance." ~ George Bernard Shaw
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"When enough people make false promises, words stop me...

"When enough people make false promises, words stop meaning anything and there are no more answers only more and more lies. Lies won't help us in this fight." -Jon Snow
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โ€œThere is a cult of ignorance in the United States, and there has always been. The st...

โ€œThere is a cult of ignorance in the United States, and there has always been. The strain of anti-intellectualism has been a constant thread...nurtured by the false notion that democracy means that 'my ignorance is just as good as your knowledge.โ€™โ€ - Isaac Asimov
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I love rumors! Facts can be so misleadi...

I love rumors! Facts can be so misleading, but rumors, true or false, are often revealing. โ€”Hans Landa, Inglourious Basterds
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None are so helplessly enslaved ...

None are so helplessly enslaved as those who falsely believe they are free. Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe
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"All forms of the state have democracy for their truth, and ...

"All forms of the state have democracy for their truth, and for that reason are false to the extent that they are not democracy." -Karl Marx, Critique of Hegelโ€™s Philosophy of Right (1843)
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โ€œReligion is regarded by the commo...

โ€œReligion is regarded by the common people as true, by the wise as false, and by rulers as useful.โ€ โ€• Seneca
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โ€œMost of the greatest evils that man has inflicted upo...

โ€œMost of the greatest evils that man has inflicted upon man have come through people feeling quite certain about something which, in fact, was false.โ€ โ€• Bertrand Russell
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Beware of false knowledge;...

Beware of false knowledge; it is more dangerous than ignorance. -George Bernard Shaw
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None are more hopelessly enslav...

None are more hopelessly enslaved than those who falsely believe they are free -- Johann von Goethe
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โ€œMan has much power of discourse which for the most part is va...

โ€œMan has much power of discourse which for the most part is vain and false; animals have but little, but it is useful and true, and a small truth is better than a great lie.โ€ โ€“ Leonardo da Vinci
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"The simple act of an ordinary brave man is not to participate in lie...

"The simple act of an ordinary brave man is not to participate in lies, not to support false actions! His rule: Let that come into the world, let it even reign supreme-only not through me." - Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn
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"For the one who truly loves,love is a word compose of fee...

"For the one who truly loves,love is a word compose of feelings;for the one who loves falsely,love is a broken word because he/she knows how to decompose feelings" (William Ventura)
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"The opposite of a correct statement is a fals...

"The opposite of a correct statement is a false statement. But the opposite of a profound truth may well be another profound truth." โ€” Niels Bohr
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"That which has always been accep...

"That which has always been accepted by everyone, everywhere, is almost certain to be false." โ€” Paul Valery
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"Sex is as important as eating or drinking and we ought...

"Sex is as important as eating or drinking and we ought to allow the one appetite to be satisfied with as little restraint or false modesty as the other." - Marquis de Sade
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โ€œChristianity, if false, is of no importance, a...

โ€œChristianity, if false, is of no importance, and if true, of infinite importance, the only thing it cannot be is moderately important.โ€ - C.S. Lewis
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We must come to the point where we realize...

We must come to the point where we realize the concept of race is a false one. There is only one race, the human race. - Dan Aykroyd
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โ€œThere are moments when one has to choose between living oneโ€™s o...

โ€œThere are moments when one has to choose between living oneโ€™s own life, fully, entirely, completely-or dragging out some false, shallow, degrading existence that the world in its hypocrisy demandsโ€
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โ€œAnti-intellectualism has been a constant thread winding its way through ...

โ€œAnti-intellectualism has been a constant thread winding its way through our political and cultural life, nurtured by the false notion that democracy means that 'my ignorance is just as good as your knowledge.'โ€ โ€• Isaac Asimov
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โ€œReligion is regarded by the commo...

โ€œReligion is regarded by the common people as true, by the wise as false, and by rulers as useful.โ€ โ€• Seneca
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"A false friend and a sha...

"A false friend and a shadow attend only when the sun shines." - Benjamin Franklin
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We pass through this world but once. Few tragedies can be more extensive than the stuntin...

We pass through this world but once. Few tragedies can be more extensive than the stunting of life, few injustices deeper than the denial of an opportunity to strive or even to hope, by a limit imposed from without, but falsely identified as lying within. -Stephen Jay Gould
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"I do not lie to those I help, fo...

"I do not lie to those I help, for if I did I would not truly be helping them, but giving them false hope."
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"False tears bring pain to...

"False tears bring pain to those around you. A false smile brings pain to oneโ€™s self."
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"Keep awake. The longer possible. Struggle against sleep. The calculation is easy. ...

"Keep awake. The longer possible. Struggle against sleep. The calculation is easy. In one hour, I make 30 false papers. If I sleep one hour, 30 people will die." - Adolfo Kaminsky, who created forged documents that saved the lives of 14,000 Jews during WWII
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All generalization...

All generalizations are false, including this one. Mark Twain
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The ideal subject of totalitarian rule is not the convinced Nazi o...

The ideal subject of totalitarian rule is not the convinced Nazi or the dedicated communist, but people for whom the distinction between fact and fiction, true and false, no longer exists. -- Hannah Arendt
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All generalizations...

All generalizations are false, including this one. - Mark Twain
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"Christianity, if false, is of no importance, a...

"Christianity, if false, is of no importance, and if true, of infinite importance. The only thing it cannot be is moderately important." -C. S. Lewis
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"Doth some one say that there be gods above? Th...

"Doth some one say that there be gods above? There are not; no, there are not. Let no fool, Led by the old false fable, thus deceive you." -Euripides
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โ€œIf scientific analysis were conclusively to demonstrate ce...

โ€œIf scientific analysis were conclusively to demonstrate certain claims in Buddhism to be false, then we must accept the findings of science and abandon those claims.โ€ - Dalai Lama XIV
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"False friendship, like the ivy, decays and ruins the...

"False friendship, like the ivy, decays and ruins the walls it embraces; but true friendship gives new life and animation to the object it supports." (~Richard Burton)
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The most stringent protection of free speech would ...

The most stringent protection of free speech would not protect a man in falsely shouting fire in a theatre and causing a panic. - Justice Oliver Wendell Holmes
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"Be true to your teet...

"Be true to your teeth and they won't be false to you." - Soupy Sales
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"Anti-intellectualism has been a constant thread winding its way through ...

"Anti-intellectualism has been a constant thread winding its way through our political and cultural life, nurtured by the false notion that democracy means that 'my ignorance is just as good as your knowledge." --Isaac Asmiov
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"The problem with the coward is that if the brave man succeeds...

"The problem with the coward is that if the brave man succeeds, his cowardice is proven false, and thus foolish. Let's not add a third trait, cowardly fools, shall we?" ~ Robert Hiphoppenheimer
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Youโ€™ve believed in your false story of unwort...

Youโ€™ve believed in your false story of unworthiness for so long. Itโ€™s time to try on a new way of being, living and believing. - laTisha Cotto
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"Religion is regarded by the common...

"Religion is regarded by the common people as true, by the wise as false, and by the rulers as useful." -Seneca
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"The opposite of a correct statement is a false...

"The opposite of a correct statement is a false statement. But the opposite of a profound truth may well be another profound truth. " ---Niels Bohr
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"True love never dies;it dies w...

"True love never dies;it dies when it has been false to believe that it was true" (William Ventura)
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"A false friend is mo...

"A false friend is more dangerous than an open enemy." - Francis Bacon
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โ€œAnti-intellectualism has been a constant thread winding its way through ...

โ€œAnti-intellectualism has been a constant thread winding its way through our political and cultural life, nurtured by the false notion that democracy means that 'my ignorance is just as good as your knowledge.'โ€ โ€• Isaac Asimov
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"None are more hopelessly enslaved...

"None are more hopelessly enslaved than those who falsely believe they are free." - Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
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"We place our hopes to much on laws and courts and constitutions and tha...

"We place our hopes to much on laws and courts and constitutions and that these are false hopes. Liberty lies in the hearts of men and women; when it dies there, no constitution, no law, no court can save it." -Learned Hand
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Beware of false knowledge...

Beware of false knowledge; it is more dangerous than ignorance. GEORGE BERNARD SHAW
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