Verbal fraud is worse than monetary fraud.
Political Freedom without economic equality is a pretense, a fraud, a lie; and the workers want no lying.
Rather fail with honor than succeed by fraud.
Fraud and falsehood are his weak and treacherous allies; and he lurks trembling in the dark, dreading every ray of light, lest it should discover him, and give him up to shame and punishment.
Guilt is a poor, helpless, dependent being. Without the alliance of able, diligent, and let me add, fortunate fraud, it is inevitably undone. If the guilty culprit be obstinately silent, it forms a deadly presumption against him; if he speaks, talking tends only to his discovery, and his very defence often furnishes the materials for his conviction.
With a gentleman I am always a gentleman and a half, and with a fraud I try to be a fraud and a half.
I do think that, of all the silly, irritating tom foolishness by which we are plagued, this "weather-forecast" fraud is about the most aggravating. It "forecasts" precisely what happened yesterday or the day before, and precisely the opposite of what is going to happen today
Fraud and falsehood only dread examination. Truth invites it.
Force and fraud are in war the two cardinal virtues.
Fraud is the homage that force pays to reason.
It is a fraud to borrow what we are unable to pay.
Small business owners are getting stuck holding the bag for this growing -- but largely unpublicized -- problem of credit card fraud for merchants.
No God and no religion can survive ridicule. No political church, no nobility, no royalty or other fraud, can face ridicule in a fair field, and live.
That was a fraud intended to seize power, and look what they did with it. They kept creating crises which Ukrainian people struggled to overcome.
There are three things in the world that deserve no mercy; hypocrisy, fraud, and tyranny.
There is no greater fraud than a promise not kept.
Things gained through unjust fraud are never secure.
It is fraud to conceal fraud
Fraud is the ready minister of injustice.
For the most part fraud in the end secures for its companions repentance and shame.
A conception not reducible to the small change of daily experience is like a currency not exchangeable for articles of consumption; it is not a symbol, but a fraud.
All religion, my friend, is simply evolved out of fraud, fear, greed, imagination, and poetry.
Socialism is a fraud, a comedy, a phantom, a blackmail.
The man who is admired for the ingenuity of his larceny is almost always rediscovering some earlier form of fraud. The basic forms are all known, have all been practiced. The manners of capitalism improve. The morals may not.
His mouth is full of cursing and deceit and fraud: under his tongue is mischief and vanity.