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Quotes of deceive

  1. Liars share with those they deceive the desire not to be deceived. – Sissela Bok
  2. I sleep completely naked to make me believe you are here, but when I wake up it is not the same thing. Most of all, don't deceive me with other women any more. – Camille Claudel
  3. It is a double pleasure to deceive the deceiver. – Jean de La Fontaine
  4. Who can I trust? You have to invest in somebody and chances are you're probably going to invest in somebody who's going to deceive you. I've been conned a couple of times, but now I'm a little more savvy. – Maggie Gyllenhaal
  5. Do not let a flattering woman coax and wheedle you and deceive you; she is after your barn. – Hesiod
  6. Bush and Blair combined their efforts to deceive both nations in a carefully coordinated manner, more so than anyone is willing to point out in the media. – Bianca Jagger
  7. It is double pleasure to deceive the deceiver. – Niccolo Machiavelli
  8. Truth is often the favorite tool of those who deceive – Bryant H. McGill
  9. All men are by nature equal, made all of the same earth by one Workman; and however we deceive ourselves, as dear unto God is the poor peasant as the mighty prince. – Plato
  10. O, what a tangled web we weave when first we practise to deceive – Walter Scott
  11. What is the difference between unethical and ethical advertising? Unethical advertising uses falsehoods to deceive the public; ethical advertising uses truth to deceive the public. – Vilhjalmur Stefansson
  12. We deceive ourselves when we fancy that only weakness needs support. Strength needs it far more. – Madame Swetchine
  13. A computer would deserve to be called intelligent if it could deceive a human into believing that it was human. – Alan Turing
  14. We must distinguish between speaking to deceive and being silent to be reserved. – Voltaire

Usage examples for deceive

  1. She declared over and over again that she could not face the Rodneys; it was more than should be expected of her; she was sure that something would go wrong; why, oh, why was it necessary to deceive the Rodneys? ” – The Husbands of Edith by George Barr McCutcheon
  2. She would not deceive him on that point. ” – A Hazard of New Fortunes by William Dean Howells
  3. “ I cannot deceive myself. ” – Betty Zane by Zane Grey
  4. “ I had not supposed Mathilde would deceive me, but we won't discuss that now. ” – The Happiest Time of Their Lives by Alice Duer Miller
  5. “ " You will not deceive me, Corny," whispered Mary Wallace, pressing my hand at leave- taking, in both her own. ” – Satanstoe by James Fenimore Cooper
  6. Perhaps they mean to deceive me. ” – Anna St. Ives by Thomas Holcroft
  7. But I deceived you- No, you did not deceive me, he said gently. ” – The Hollow of Her Hand by George Barr McCutcheon
  8. “ O Kassandane, how the Gods deceive us! ” – The Complete Historical Romances of Georg Ebers by Georg Ebers
  9. Its end, mark you; for you shall never again deceive me. ” – Molly Bawn by Margaret Wolfe Hamilton
  10. “ " You are a good girl, Maggie," he said at last, " and I wouldn't for the world deceive you; Rose is my step- sister. ” – Maggie Miller by Mary J. Holmes
  11. Why deceive us both? ” – The Chief Legatee by Anna Katharine Green
  12. Not two days after you tried to deceive me they went there to board! ” – Mrs. Cliff's Yacht by Frank R. Stockton
  13. “ For the heart is difficult to deceive and Denasia's heart warned her morning, noon, and night. ” – A Singer from the Sea by Amelia Edith Huddleston Barr
  14. But he did not deceive her. ” – Historical Romances: Under the Red Robe, Count Hannibal, A Gentleman of France by Stanley J. Weyman
  15. Each was trying to deceive the other; and neither was deceived. ” – Beyond by John Galsworthy
  16. Let us not deceive ourselves: we are at the beginning of great troubles. ” – The Works of the Right Honourable Edmund Burke, Vol. V. (of 12) by Edmund Burke
  17. Anybody could deceive Isom if he would work his scheme behind a dollar. ” – The Bondboy by George W. (George Washington) Ogden
  18. Monsieur, forgive me for having deceived you, you were so easy to deceive – The Puppet Crown by Harold MacGrath
  19. “ I shouldn't like to deceive a gentleman. ” – The Project Gutenberg Plays of John Galsworthy, Complete by John Galsworthy
  20. “ " Mariana did not deceive me. ” – Virgin Soil by Ivan S. Turgenev

Rhymes for deceive

Idioms for deceive

  • deceive sm with sth;
  • deceive sm into sth;