Saturday, May 7, 2011

Hypocrisy

No one can be a humbug for five -and-twenty years. HYPOCRISY is the most difficult and nerve-racking vice that any man can pursue. It needs an increasing vigilance and a rare detachment of spirit. It cannot, like adultery or gluttony, be practiced at spare moments; it is a whole-time job. W. Somerset Maugham (1874-1965) British Author

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