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The most useful piece of learning for the uses of life is to unlearn what is untrue. - Antisthenes

Story: A narrative, commonly untrue. (The Devil's Dictionary) - Ambrose Bierce

To speak ill of others is a dishonest way of praising ourselves. Nothing is often a good thing to say, and always a clever thing to say. - William James 'Will' Durant

Of all lies, art is the least untrue. - Gustave Flaubert

Thou treacherous, base deserter of my flame, False to my passion, fatal to my fame, Through what mistaken magic dost thou prove So true to lewdness, so untrue to love? - John Wilmot

Bid the dishonest man mend himself; if he mend, he is no longer dishonest. - William Shakespeare

If my theory of relativity is proven successful, Germany will claim me as a German and France will declare that I am a citizen of the world. Should my theory prove untrue, France will say that I am a German and Germany will declare that I am a Jew. - Albert Einstein

The speed of communications is wondrous to behold. It is also true that speed can multiply the distribution of information that we know to be untrue. - Edward R. Murrow

The ingrained idea that, because there is no king and they despise titles, the Americans are a free people is pathetically untrue. There is a perpetual interference with personal liberty over there that would not be tolerated in England for a week. - Lady Emma Alice Margaret 'Margot' Asquith