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A list of the best secrets quotes and sayings, including the names of each speaker or author when available. This list is sorted by popularity, so only the most famous secrets quotes are at the top. The authors of these historic secrets quotes are displayed next to each quote, so if you see one you like be sure to check out other inspirational secrets quotes from that same writer.

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I know that's a secret, for it's whispered everywhere. William Congreve
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Youth fades; love droops, the leaves of friendship fall; A mother's secret hope outlives them all.
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Three can keep a secret if two are dead. Benjamin Franklin
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We dance round in a ring and suppose, but the secret sits in the middle and knows. Robert Frost
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Everyone is like a moon, and has a dark side which he never shows to anybody. Mark Twain
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Whoever wishes to keep a secret must hide the fact that he possesses one. Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
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To know that one has a secret is to know half the secret itself. Henry Ward Beecher
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He that has eyes to see and ears to hear may convince himself that no mortal can keep a secret. If his lips are silent, he chatters with his fingertips; betrayal oozes out of him at every pore. Sigmund Freud
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How can we accept another to keep our secret if we have been unable to keep it ourselves. François de La Rochefoucauld
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Tell your friend a lie. If he keeps it secret, then tell him the truth.
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Secrets are things we give to others to keep for us. Elbert Hubbard
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The secret thoughts of a man run over all things, holy, profane, clean, obscene, grave, and light, without shame or blame. Thomas Hobbes
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It is wise to disclose what cannot be concealed. Johann Christoph Friedrich von Schiller
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Secrecy is best taught by starting with ourselves. Nicolas Chamfort
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Our true history is scarcely ever deciphered by others. The chief part of the drama is a monologue, or rather an intimate debate between God, our conscience, and ourselves. Tears, grieves, depressions, disappointments, irritations, good and evil thoughts, decisions, uncertainties, deliberations --all these belong to our secret, and are almost all incommunicable and intransmissible, even when we try to speak of them, and even when we write them down. Henri-Frédéric Amiel
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What one hides is worth neither more nor less than what one finds. And what one hides from oneself is worth neither more nor less than what one allows others to find. André Breton
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The first step towards vice is to shroud innocent actions in mystery, and whoever likes to conceal something sooner or later has reason to conceal it. Jean-Jacques Rousseau
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There are no secrets better kept than the secrets everybody guesses. George Bernard Shaw
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What is told into the ear of a man is often heard a hundred miles away.
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A man's most open actions have a secret side to them. Joseph Conrad
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Secrecy is the chastity of friendship. Jeremy Taylor
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Nothing weighs on us so heavily as a secret. Jean de La Fontaine
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The vanity of being known to be trusted with a secret is generally one of the chief motives to disclose it. Samuel Johnson
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Men with secrets tend to be drawn to each other, not because they want to share what they know but because they need the company of the like-minded, the fellow afflicted. Don DeLillo
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To keep your secret is wisdom; but to expect others to keep it is folly. Samuel Johnson