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Men are so simple and yield

Men are so simple and yield so readily to the desires of the moment that he who will trick will always find another who will suffer to be tricked.
~ Niccolo Machiavelli.

Trickery and treachery are the practices of fools that have not the wits enought to be honest.
~ Benjamin Franklin.

I believe the only way is through education. The cloak of trickery is fading.

Mr. President, it is natural to man to indulge in the illusions of hope. We are apt to shut our eyes against a painful truth, and listen to the song of that siren till she transforms us into beasts.
-Patrick Henry