Begin to lie

The moment a man talks to his fellows he begins to lie.

–Hilaire Belloc

The Greek figure, or rhetorical device, at play is autophasia, can’t not talk, thereby falling victim to the fate of lying.  And, maybe the author is lying when he says this.

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