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Grocott & Ward, comps.  Grocott’s Familiar Quotations, 6th ed.  189-?.
 
Lie
 
You lie—under a mistake.
        Shelley.—From Calderon.
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Thou liest in thy throat.
        Shakespeare.—Twelfth Night, Act III. Scene 4. (Sir Toby to Fabian.) King Henry IV., Part II., Act I. Scene 2.
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I give him joy that’s awkward at a lie.
        Dr. Young.—Night VIII. Line 361.
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Truth never was indebted to a lie.
        Dr. Young.—Night VIII. Line 587.
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The lie circumstantial, and the lie direct.
        Shakespeare.—As You Like It, Act V. Scene 4. (Touchstone to Jaques.)
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This is a shameful thing for men to lie.
        Tennyson.—Morte d’Arthur. (King Arthur to Sir Bedivere.)
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