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  • Aesop
    Aesop
    Greek fabulist and story teller 620-564 BCE
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    Appearances are deceptive.
  • Jonathan Raban
    Jonathan Raban
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    Life, as the most ancient of all metaphors insists, is a journey; and the travel book, in its deceptive simulation of the journey's fits and starts, rehearses life's own fragmentation. More even than the novel, it embraces the contingency of things.
  • Albert Einstein
    Albert Einstein
    German - American physicist 1879-1955
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    Memory is deceptive because it is colored by today's events .
  • Oliver Goldsmith
    Oliver Goldsmith
    Irish writer and poet 1728-1774
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    Romance and novel paint beauty in colors more charming than nature, and describe a happiness that humans never taste. How deceptive and destructive are those pictures of consummate bliss!
  • Vaclav Havel
    Vaclav Havel
    Czech statesman, writer and former dissident 1936-2011
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    The attempt to devote oneself to literature alone is a most deceptive thing, and often, paradoxically, it is literature that suffers for it.
  • Bryant H. McGill
    Bryant H. McGill
    American journalist and author 1969-
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    The deceptive, glossy media images of faces, bodies and social lifestyles, make us hate ourselves so we will buy a solution to love ourselves once again.
  • John Burroughs
    John Burroughs
    American writer 1837-1921
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    The lure of the distant and the difficult is deceptive. The great opportunity is where you are.
  • Sir Arthur Conan Doyle
    Sir Arthur Conan Doyle
    British author 1859-1930
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    There is nothing as deceptive as an obvious fact.
  • Sir Arthur Conan Doyle
    Sir Arthur Conan Doyle
    British author 1859-1930
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    There is nothing more deceptive than an obvious fact.
    Source: The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes (1892)
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