Occasionally words must serve to veil the facts. But let this happen in such a way that no one become aware of it; or, if it should be noticed, excuses must be at hand to be produced immediately.
Men should die for lies. But the truth is too precious to die for.
There is nothing that God hates so much as a liar.
Even a liar can be scared into telling the truth, same as an honest man can be tortured into telling a lie.