You may be deceived if you trust too much, but you will live in torment if you do not trust enough.
I am not, as I consider, to decide cases in favour of fools or idiots, but in favour of ordinary English people, who understand English when they see it, and are not deceived by any difference in type, but who have before them a very plain statement.george jessel
It is better to have faith in everybody and be deceived occasionally than to mistrust everybody and be deceived almost constantly.christian d. larson
The purpose of studying economics is not to acquire a set of ready-made answers to economic questions, but to learn how to avoid being deceived by economists.joan robinson
Röhm deceived himself when he thought that his closeness to Hitler would allow him to survive while other German homosexual men were being persecuted. Röhm was not murdered because he was homosexual, but the fact that he was so gave his enemies a means of turning Hitler against him and securing his destruction.ernst röhm
Don't be deceived when our Revolution has been finally stamped out and they tell you things are better now Even if there's no poverty to be seen because the poverty's been hidden even if you ever got more wages and could afford to buy more of these new and useless goods which these new industries foist on you and even if it seems to you that you never had so much that is only the slogan of those who still have much more than youpeter weiss
Things and actions are what they are, and the consequences of them will be what they will be; why then should we desire to be deceived?
Like an audience entertained by a magician, we allow ourselves to be deceived by those with a stake in persuading us to ignore reality.al gore
The number of different optical phenomena has become in our time so great that caution must be taken so as to avoid being deceived, and also to refer the phenomena to the simple laws.joseph von fraunhofer
The enemy is subtle, how be it we're deceived? When the truth's in our hearts and we still don't believe?bob dylan
Be not deceived: evil communications corrupt good manners.
I am not, as I consider, to decide cases in favour of fools or idiots, but in favour of ordinary English people, who understand English when they see it, and are not deceived by any difference in type, but who have before them a very plain statement.
The surest way to be deceived is to think oneself more clever than others.
Or do you not know that the unrighteous will not inherit the kingdom of God ? Do not be deceived ; neither fornicators , nor [[w:Idolaters|idolaters, nor adulterers , nor effeminate , nor homosexuals , nor thieves , nor the covetous, nor drunkards , nor revilers , nor swindlers , will inherit the kingdom of God.
The surest way to be deceived is to consider oneself cleverer than others.
Still I hear a voice saying that the gods cannot be deceived, neither can they be compelled. But what if there are no gods? or, suppose them to have no care of human things.
We are deceived by promises and time disappoints us...leonardo da vinci
A harmless hilarity and a buoyant cheerfulness are not infrequent concomitants of genius; and we are never more deceived than when we mistake gravity for greatness , solemnity for science , and pomposity for erudition.Charles Caleb Colton
Look to her, Moor, if thou hast eyes to see: She has deceived her father, and may thee.