“What I am telling you, before you begin my story, is this — two things: I crave truth. And I lie. ” Tana French, In
What soberness conceals, drunkenness reveals. (Dictionary of English Proverbs/Thomas Preston)
“It’s amazing how lies grow. You start with a small one that seems easy to cover, then you get boxed in and tell another one.
“But there was nothing white about a white lie. They were black as soot and empty as an unused grave.” Heather Burch, In the Light