Why do most politicians and many persons given any type of power, influence or authority quickly become hypocrites?
Please, don't be a person who puts on a false appearance of virtue; a person who acts in contradiction to their stated beliefs; the hypocrite who criticizes other people for not voting but who doesn't vote;
We can all learn a great deal about manners and morals from Henri Marie Raymond de Toulouse-Lautrec-Monfa or simply Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec (1864 – 1901) He was a French painter, print-maker, draftsman and illustrator, whose immersion in the colorful and theatrical life of fin de siècle Paris yielded an œuvre of exciting, elegant and provocative images of the modern and sometimes decadent life of those times. Toulouse-Lautrec is known along with Cézanne, Van Gogh, and Gauguin as one of the greatest painters of the Post-Impressionist period. Lautrec was neither a hypocrite nor a sentimentalist, and there is a matter-of-fact-nests about his vision … that precludes both nostalgia and prurience. Better to be known as a sinner than a hypocrite.
Can you think of which words rhyme with HYPOCRITE?
Babysit, benefit, borrow pit, cable-knit, candlelit, come off it, cuckoo spit, double knit, get with it, hussy fit, holy writ, infield hit, counterfeit, introit, manumit, megabit, mother wit, out of it, put to it, recommit, retrofit, step on it, mega-hit, and last but not least - Full of sh...
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The 1950's novel reviews the reason United States foreign diplomacy is failing. This updated startlingly lesson appears to be most serious in light of the dismal history of US relations with Latin American countries.