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Baltasar Gracian Quotes: Lies always come first, dragging fools along by their irreparable vulgarity. Truth always lags last, limping along on the arm of time.
         

Lies always come first, dragging fools along by their irreparable vulgarity. Truth always lags last, limping along on the arm of time.


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This page presents the quote "Lies always come first, dragging fools along by their irreparable vulgarity. Truth always lags last, limping along on the arm of time.". Author of this quote is Baltasar Gracian. This quote is about time, irreparable, limping, truth, lag, vulgarity,.