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Quotations about appearances

Charles DickensTake nothing on its looks; take everything on evidence. There's no better rule.

 - Charles Dickens

Niccolo MachiavelliMen in general judge more from appearances than from reality. All men have eyes, but few have the gift of penetration.

 - Niccolò Machiavelli

David HumeOf all sciences there is none where first appearances are more deceitful than in politics.

 - David Hume