An aphorism is nothing else but the slightest
form of writing raised to the highest level of expressive communication. Carl William Brown





The first and worst of all frauds is to cheat one's self. All sin is easy after that.


Pearl Bailey (1918-1990, American vocalist, movie and stage actress)


He who pretends to be either painter or engraver without being a master of drawing is an impostor.


William Blake (1757-1827, British poet, painter)


There are some frauds so well conducted that it would be stupidity not to be deceived by them.


Charles Caleb Colton (1780-1832, British sportsman writer)


A bad forgery's the ultimate insult.


Jonathan Gash (British writer)


There is no greater fraud than a promise not kept.


Gaelic Proverb (Sayings of Gaelic origin)


It is a fraud to borrow what we are unable to pay.


Publilius Syrus (85 BC- 43BC, Roman writer)


Praise and criticism are both frauds.


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