Outwitting: Webster's Quotations, Facts and Phrases

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Icon Group International, Incorporated, Dec 19, 2008 - 35 pages
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Familiar Quotations Outwitting ndash; DeceivedThe market is the place set apart where men may deceive each other.ndash;AnacharsisIt is a double pleasure to deceive the deceiver.ndash;Jean de La FontaineDeceive not thyself by overexpecting happiness in the married estate. Remember the nightingales which sing only some months in the spring, but commonly are silent when they have hatched their eggs.ndash;Thomas FullerHe who is not liberal with what he has, does but deceive himself when he thinks he would be liberal if he had more.ndash;W. S. PalmerA woman one loves rarely suffices for all our needs, so we deceive her with another whom we do not love.ndash;Marcel ProustNeurosis has an absolute genius for malingering. There is no illness which it cannot counterfeit perfectly. If it is capable of deceiving the doctor, how should it fail to deceive the patient?ndash;Marcel ProustHe that flatters you more than you desire either has deceived you or wishes to deceive.ndash;Italian ProverbDeceive the rich and powerful if you will, but don't insult them.ndash;Japanese ProverbOutwitting ndash; TrickThe trick is to realize that after giving your best, there's nothing more to give.ndash;Sparky AndersonAnyone can be great with money. With money, greatness is not a talent but an obligation. The trick is to be great without money.ndash;Anonymous

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