Quotes: insincere

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  • Buddha
    Buddha
    Spiritual leader, born as Siddhartha Gautama ca. 450 BC - ca. 370 BC
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    An insincere and evil friend is more to be feared than a wild beast; a wild beast may wound your body, but an evil friend will wound your mind.
  • Tennessee Williams
    Tennessee Williams
    American playwright 1911-1983
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    Everyone says he's sincere, but everyone isn't sincere. If everyone was sincere who says he's sincere there wouldn't be half so many insincere ones in the world and there would be lots, lots, lots more really sincere ones!
  • Anne Morrow Lindbergh
    Anne Morrow Lindbergh
    American Author 1906-
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    The most exhausting thing in life, I have discovered, is being insincere.

    Source: Gift from the Sea (1955) ch. 2

  • 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.
  • Elizabeth Barrett Browning
    Elizabeth Barrett Browning
    English poet 1806-1861
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    What monster have we here? A great Deed at this hour of day? A great just deed and not for pay? Absurd or insincere?
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