|Grocott & Ward, comps. Grocotts Familiar Quotations, 6th ed. 189-?.|
|Lydia, you ought to know that lying dont become a young woman.|
Sheridan.The Rivals, Act III. Scene 3.
|Lord, lord, how the world is given to lying! I grant you I was down, and out of breath; and so was he: but we rose both at an instant, and fought a long hour by Shrewsbury clock.|
Shakespeare.King Henry IV., Part I. Act V. Scene 4. (Falstaff to Prince Henry and Prince John.)
|If I do lie, and do no harm by it, though the gods hear, I hope theyll pardon it.|
Shakespeare.Cymbeline, Act IV. Scene 2. (Imogen to Lucius.)