Quotes: disguises

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  • Ralph Waldo Emerson
    Ralph Waldo Emerson
    American poet and philosopher 1803-1882
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    'Tis the old secret of the gods that they come in low disguises.
  • Ambrose Bierce
    Ambrose Bierce
    American writer 1842-1914
    Ambrose Bierce
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    Education is that which discloses to the wise and disguises from the foolish their lack of understanding.
  • Alan Cumming
    Alan Cumming
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    I like working on things that are very different and that involve different disguises.
  • Jean Cocteau
    Jean Cocteau
    French writer 1889-1963
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    Man seeks to escape himself in myth, and does so by any means at his disposal. Drugs, alcohol, or lies. Unable to withdraw into himself, he disguises himself. Lies and inaccuracy give him a few moments of comfort.
  • V. S. Pritchett
    V. S. Pritchett
    British writer and literary critic 1900-1997
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    Well, youth is the period of assumed personalities and disguises. It is the time of the sincerely insincere.
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