We lie loudest when we lie to ourselves.
At 60 miles an hour the loudest noise in this Rolls-Royce comes from the electric clock.David Ogilvy
It is a general popular error to suppose the loudest complainers for the publick to be the most anxious for its welfare .Edmund Burke
You hear that boy laughing? you think he’s all fun; But the angels laugh, too, at the good he has done; The children laugh loud as they troop to his call, And the poor man that knows him laughs loudest of all.The Boys; reported in Bartlett's Familiar Quotations, 10th ed. (1919).
How is it that we hear the loudest yelps for liberty among the drivers of negroes?samuel johnson
The wise man who is not heeded is counted a fool, and the fool who proclaims the general folly first and loudest passes for a prophet and Führer, and sometimes it is luckily the other way round as well, or else mankind would long since have perished of stupidity.carl jung
It is loneliness that makes the loudest noise. This is as true of men as of dogs.Eric Hoffer
The song birds are the sweetest In Kentucky; The thoroughbreds are fleetest In Kentucky; Mountains tower proudest, Thunder peals the loudest, The landscape is the grandest And politics the damnedest In Kentucky.James H. Mulligan, "In Kentucky," stanza 7; reported in John W. Townsend, "In Kentucky" and its Author, "Jim" Mulligan (1935), p. 8–9.
It is a general popular error to imagine the loudest complainers for the public to be the most anxious for its welfare.Edmund Burke
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