Laurence Sterne

Laurence Sterne

Irish writer
Most of us are aware of and pretend to detest the barefaced instances of that hypocrisy by which men deceive others, but few of us are upon our guard or see that more fatal hypocrisy by which we deceive and over-reach our own hearts. /hypocrisy/ Laurence Sterne quotes

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