101 Famous Quotes And Sayings On Hypocrisy

One should examine oneself for a very long time before thinking of condemning others.– Moliere

One should examine oneself for a very long time before thinking of condemning others.– Moliere

Consider how hard it is to change yourself and you'll understand what little chance you have in trying to change others. -Jacob M. Braude

Consider how hard it is to change yourself and you’ll understand what little chance you have in trying to change others. -Jacob M. Braude

Counting other people’s sins, does not make you saint.– Hussein Nishah

Counting other people’s sins, does not make you saint.– Hussein Nishah

Don’t judge Someone because they sin differently from you

Don’t judge Someone because they sin differently from you

Don’t judge me because I sin differently from you

Don’t judge me because I sin differently from you

Don’t pretend to be something when you are not, because nothing will happen if you keep pretending.

Don’t pretend to be something when you are not, because nothing will happen if you keep pretending.

Don’t talk about yourself; it will be done when you leave.– Wilson Mizner

Don’t talk about yourself; it will be done when you leave.– Wilson Mizner

Don’t trip over your own words and fall into hypocrisy.

Don’t trip over your own words and fall into hypocrisy.

Even if a log stays in water for decades, it can never change to a crocodile.

Even if a log stays in water for decades, it can never change to a crocodile.

Everyone wants the truth but no one wants to be honest.

Everyone wants the truth but no one wants to be honest.

Facebook is where hypocrisy, falseness, double standards, rumors and depression meet up for coffee.

Facebook is where hypocrisy, falseness, double standards, rumors and depression meet up for coffee.

False friends leave you in times of trouble. - Aesop

False friends leave you in times of trouble. – Aesop

Few love to hear the sins they love to act. -William Shakespeare

Few love to hear the sins they love to act. -William Shakespeare

For the powerful, crimes are those that others commit.

For the powerful, crimes are those that others commit.

Forbear to judge, for we are sinners all. - William Shakespeare

Forbear to judge, for we are sinners all. – William Shakespeare

God has given you one face, and you make yourself another. -William Shakespeare

God has given you one face, and you make yourself another. -William Shakespeare

He does not believe who does not live according to his belief. - Thomas Fuller

He does not believe who does not live according to his belief. – Thomas Fuller

He rightly reads scripture who turns words into deeds. -Saint Bernard of Clairvaux

He rightly reads scripture who turns words into deeds. -Saint Bernard of Clairvaux

He wears a mask, and his face grows to fit it.– George Orwell

He wears a mask, and his face grows to fit it.– George Orwell

History is the chronicle of divorces between creed and deed. -Louis Fischer

History is the chronicle of divorces between creed and deed. -Louis Fischer

How seldom we weight our neighbors in the same balance as ourselves. -Thomas à Kempis

How seldom we weight our neighbors in the same balance as ourselves. -Thomas à Kempis

Hypocrisy annoys me, people need to look into mirrors. Let me hold a mirror in front of your face.– C. JoyBell C.

Hypocrisy annoys me, people need to look into mirrors. Let me hold a mirror in front of your face.– C. JoyBell C.

Hypocrisy has its own elegant symmetry.– Julie Metz

Hypocrisy has its own elegant symmetry.– Julie Metz

Hypocrisy is a quality found in others. I am an optimist. I believe that saying the right thing will eventually cause people to do the right thing for me.– Bauvard

Hypocrisy is a quality found in others. I am an optimist. I believe that saying the right thing will eventually cause people to do the right thing for me.– Bauvard

Hypocrisy is a tribute that vice pays to virtue.– François de La Rochefoucauld

Hypocrisy is a tribute that vice pays to virtue.– François de La Rochefoucauld

Hypocrisy is not a way of getting back to the moral high ground. Pretending you’re moral, saying your moral is not the same as acting morally.

Hypocrisy is not a way of getting back to the moral high ground. Pretending you’re moral, saying your moral is not the same as acting morally.

Hypocrisy is the homage that vice pays to virtue. -François VI de la Rochefoucault

Hypocrisy is the homage that vice pays to virtue. -François VI de la Rochefoucault

Hypocrisy is the mother of all evil and racial prejudice is still her favorite child.

Hypocrisy is the mother of all evil and racial prejudice is still her favorite child.

Hypocrite reader — my fellow — my brother! -St Jerome

Hypocrite reader — my fellow — my brother! -St Jerome

Hypocrite: the man who murdered both his parents… pleaded for mercy on the grounds that he was an orphan.–Abraham Lincoln

Hypocrite: the man who murdered both his parents… pleaded for mercy on the grounds that he was an orphan.–Abraham Lincoln

Hypocritical humility is the highest form of lying. Honest arrogance is the lowest form self-promotion.– Dr T.P.Chia

Hypocritical humility is the highest form of lying. Honest arrogance is the lowest form self-promotion.– Dr T.P.Chia

I desire so to conduct the affairs of this administration that if at the end... I have lost every other friend on earth, I shall at least have one friend left, and that friend shall be down inside of me. -Abraham Lincoln

I desire so to conduct the affairs of this administration that if at the end… I have lost every other friend on earth, I shall at least have one friend left, and that friend shall be down inside of me. -Abraham Lincoln

I do not believe in hypocrisy.– Vijay Mallya

I do not believe in hypocrisy.– Vijay Mallya

I don't lie and cheat, but I don't always avoid actions that would be lying and cheating if someone else did them. -Robert Brault

I don’t lie and cheat, but I don’t always avoid actions that would be lying and cheating if someone else did them. -Robert Brault

I hate when people say they hate someone, then they go and hangout with them.

I hate when people say they hate someone, then they go and hangout with them.

I hope you have not been leading a double life, pretending to be wicked and being good all the time. That would be hypocrisy.– Oscar Wilde

I hope you have not been leading a double life, pretending to be wicked and being good all the time. That would be hypocrisy.– Oscar Wilde

If a girl says, ‘I hate drama,’ there is a 99% chance she is a huge drama queen.

If a girl says, ‘I hate drama,’ there is a 99% chance she is a huge drama queen.

If it were not for the intellectual snobs who pay, the arts would perish with their starving practitioners — let us thank heaven for hypocrisy. ~Aldous Huxley

If it were not for the intellectual snobs who pay, the arts would perish with their starving practitioners — let us thank heaven for hypocrisy. ~Aldous Huxley

It is a good divine that follows his own instructions. ~William Shakespeare

It is a good divine that follows his own instructions. ~William Shakespeare

It is humiliating to realize that when you drive yourself underground, when you fake who you are, often you do so for people you do not even like or respect.– Nathaniel Branden

It is humiliating to realize that when you drive yourself underground, when you fake who you are, often you do so for people you do not even like or respect.– Nathaniel Branden

It is not fair to ask of others what you are not willing to do yourself.

It is not fair to ask of others what you are not willing to do yourself.

It is often easier to fight for your principles than to live up to them. - Adlai Stevenson

It is often easier to fight for your principles than to live up to them. – Adlai Stevenson

Its funny how people judge others mistakes while they also do the same thing.

Its funny how people judge others mistakes while they also do the same thing.

Life full of fake people before you decide to judge them make sure you’re not one of them.

Life full of fake people before you decide to judge them make sure you’re not one of them.

Live truth instead of professing it. -Elbert Hubbard

Live truth instead of professing it. -Elbert Hubbard

Loud indignation against vice often stands for virtue in the eyes of bigots. -J. Petit-Senn

Loud indignation against vice often stands for virtue in the eyes of bigots. -J. Petit-Senn

Many a man's reputation would not know his character if they met on the street. -Elbert Hubbard

Many a man’s reputation would not know his character if they met on the street. -Elbert Hubbard

Many have quarreled about religion that never practised it. - Ben Franklin

Many have quarreled about religion that never practised it. – Ben Franklin

Many of us believe that wrongs aren't wrong if it's done by nice people like ourselves.

Many of us believe that wrongs aren’t wrong if it’s done by nice people like ourselves.

Modesty is the only sure bait when you angle for praise.– Lord Chesterfield

Modesty is the only sure bait when you angle for praise.– Lord Chesterfield

Moral indignation is jealousy with a halo. -H.G. Wells

Moral indignation is jealousy with a halo. -H.G. Wells

Most everyone seems willing to be a fool himself, but he can't bear to have anyone else one. -Josh Billings

Most everyone seems willing to be a fool himself, but he can’t bear to have anyone else one. -Josh Billings

Most people enjoy the inferiority of their best friends.– Lord Chesterfield

Most people enjoy the inferiority of their best friends.– Lord Chesterfield

Nothing so needs reforming as other people's habits. -Mark Twain

Nothing so needs reforming as other people’s habits. -Mark Twain

One of the biggest flaws of people are pretending to be blind to their own mistakes, but do not pretend deaf towards the mistakes of others.

One of the biggest flaws of people are pretending to be blind to their own mistakes, but do not pretend deaf towards the mistakes of others.

Ostentation is the signal flag of hypocrisy.

Ostentation is the signal flag of hypocrisy.

People are quick to judge, but slow to correct themselves.

People are quick to judge, but slow to correct themselves.

People are very inclined to set moral standards for others. -Elizabeth Drew

People are very inclined to set moral standards for others. -Elizabeth Drew

People that have trust issues only need to look in the mirror. There they will meet the one person that will betray them the most.

People that have trust issues only need to look in the mirror. There they will meet the one person that will betray them the most.

People would say bad things about you, because it is the only way their insignificant self can feel better than you.

People would say bad things about you, because it is the only way their insignificant self can feel better than you.

Politeness, The most acceptable hypocrisy.– Ambrose Bierce

Politeness, The most acceptable hypocrisy.– Ambrose Bierce

Practice what you preach before you try to teach it to someone else.

Practice what you preach before you try to teach it to someone else.

Rudeness is a weak man's imitation of strength. - Eric Hoffer

Rudeness is a weak man’s imitation of strength. – Eric Hoffer

Saying is one thing, doing another. We must consider the sermon and the preacher distinctly and apart. -Michel de Montaigne

Saying is one thing, doing another. We must consider the sermon and the preacher distinctly and apart. -Michel de Montaigne

Sometimes you have to take people for who they say they are, because eventually the person they really are will be revealed

Sometimes you have to take people for who they say they are, because eventually the person they really are will be revealed

That which we call sin in others is experiment for us. -Ralph Waldo Emerson

That which we call sin in others is experiment for us. -Ralph Waldo Emerson

Thats called hypocrisy, you shuck face piece of -!– James Dashner

Thats called hypocrisy, you shuck face piece of -!– James Dashner

The best way to succeed in life is to act on the advice we give to others.

The best way to succeed in life is to act on the advice we give to others.

The devil loves nothing better than the intolerance of reformers. -James Russell Lowell

The devil loves nothing better than the intolerance of reformers. -James Russell Lowell

The essence of immorality is the tendency to make an exception of myself. -Jane Addams

The essence of immorality is the tendency to make an exception of myself. -Jane Addams

The greatest way to live with honor in this world is to be what we pretend to be. -Socrates

The greatest way to live with honor in this world is to be what we pretend to be. -Socrates

The injury we do and the one we suffer are not weighed in the same scales. -Aesop, Fables

The injury we do and the one we suffer are not weighed in the same scales. -Aesop, Fables

The louder he talked of his honor, the faster we counted our spoons.– Ralph Waldo Emerson

The louder he talked of his honor, the faster we counted our spoons.– Ralph Waldo Emerson

The true hypocrite is the one who ceases to perceive his deception, the one who lies with sincerity.-André Guide

The true hypocrite is the one who ceases to perceive his deception, the one who lies with sincerity.-André Guide

The world is full of fools and faint hearts; and yet everyone has courage enough to bear the misfortunes, and wisdom enough to manage the affairs, of his neighbor. ~Benjamin Franklin

The world is full of fools and faint hearts; and yet everyone has courage enough to bear the misfortunes, and wisdom enough to manage the affairs, of his neighbor. ~Benjamin Franklin

There are three signs of a hypocrite: when he speaks he speaks lies, when he makes a promise he breaks it, and when he is trusted he betrays his trust.

There are three signs of a hypocrite: when he speaks he speaks lies, when he makes a promise he breaks it, and when he is trusted he betrays his trust.

They are not all saints who use holy water. -English Proverb

They are not all saints who use holy water. -English Proverb

They say there’s a heaven for those who will wait. Some say it’s better, but I say it ain’t. I’d rather laugh with the sinners than cry with the saints. Sinners are much more fun.– Billy Joel

They say there’s a heaven for those who will wait. Some say it’s better, but I say it ain’t. I’d rather laugh with the sinners than cry with the saints. Sinners are much more fun.– Billy Joel

Those whose conduct gives room for talk are always the first to attack their neighbors. -Jean Baptiste Molière

Those whose conduct gives room for talk are always the first to attack their neighbors. -Jean Baptiste Molière

To win the people, always cook them some savoury that pleases them.– Aristophanes

To win the people, always cook them some savoury that pleases them.– Aristophanes

We are all hypocrites. We cannot see ourselves or judge ourselves the way we see and judge others.– José Emilio Pacheco

We are all hypocrites. We cannot see ourselves or judge ourselves the way we see and judge others.– José Emilio Pacheco

We are irritated by rascals, intolerant of fools, and prepared to love the rest. But where are they? -Mignon McLaughlin

We are irritated by rascals, intolerant of fools, and prepared to love the rest. But where are they? -Mignon McLaughlin

We are not hypocrites in our sleep. -William Hazlitt

We are not hypocrites in our sleep. -William Hazlitt

We have in fact, two kinds of morality side by side: one which we preach but do not practice and another which we practice but seldom preach. -Bertrand Russell

We have in fact, two kinds of morality side by side: one which we preach but do not practice and another which we practice but seldom preach. -Bertrand Russell

Whatever you condemn, you have done yourself. - Georg Groddeck

Whatever you condemn, you have done yourself. – Georg Groddeck

When a man gives his opinion, he’s a man. When a woman gives her opinion, she’s a bitch.

When a man gives his opinion, he’s a man. When a woman gives her opinion, she’s a bitch.

When a stupid man is doing something he is ashamed of, he always declares that it is his duty. -George Bernard Shaw

When a stupid man is doing something he is ashamed of, he always declares that it is his duty. -George Bernard Shaw

When you turn your back on hypocrisy and do nothing you don’t change the hearts of others you change yours.– Shannon L. Alder

When you turn your back on hypocrisy and do nothing you don’t change the hearts of others you change yours.– Shannon L. Alder

If you are truly a gentleman, you do not need to be pretentious.– Dr T.P.Chia

If you are truly a gentleman, you do not need to be pretentious.– Dr T.P.Chia

Your hypocrisy insults my intelligence.

Your hypocrisy insults my intelligence.

Your religion is what you do when the sermon is over.  H. Jackson Brown, Jr.

Your religion is what you do when the sermon is over. H. Jackson Brown, Jr.

Your words mean nothing when your actions are the complete opposite.

Your words mean nothing when your actions are the complete opposite.

A hypocrite is more dangerous than a dishonest man. A dishonest man deceives and cheats, and a hypocrite betrays and swindles.– Dr T.P.Chia

A hypocrite is more dangerous than a dishonest man. A dishonest man deceives and cheats, and a hypocrite betrays and swindles.– Dr T.P.Chia

A hypocrite is the kind of politician who would cut down a redwood tree, then mount the stump and make a speech for conservation.– Adlai E. Stevenson II

A hypocrite is the kind of politician who would cut down a redwood tree, then mount the stump and make a speech for conservation.– Adlai E. Stevenson II

A man can define many things beautifully in his life, but his character is one beautiful thing that can define him instantly and completely.

A man can define many things beautifully in his life, but his character is one beautiful thing that can define him instantly and completely.

A man can sleep around, no questions asked, but if a woman makes nineteen or twenty mistakes she’s a tramp.– Joan Rivers

A man can sleep around, no questions asked, but if a woman makes nineteen or twenty mistakes she’s a tramp.– Joan Rivers

Affectation is a greater enemy to the face than smallpox. -English Proverb

Affectation is a greater enemy to the face than smallpox. -English Proverb

All of us are experts at practicing virtue at a distance. -Theodore M. Hesburgh

All of us are experts at practicing virtue at a distance. -Theodore M. Hesburgh

As long as she thinks of a man, nobody objects to a woman thinking. - Virginia woolf

As long as she thinks of a man, nobody objects to a woman thinking. – Virginia woolf

Children lack morality, but they also lack fake morality. -Mignon McLaughlin

Children lack morality, but they also lack fake morality. -Mignon McLaughlin

Truth without love is brutality, and love without truth is hypocrisy

Truth without love is brutality, and love without truth is hypocrisy

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