A beau mentir qui vient de loin

Submitted by nefret on 26.02.2016

A beau mentir qui vient de loin (French) — lit. "the one who comes from afar can easily lie", meaning you can easily fool people who don't know much about a given subject.

English, explained by petit élève on Sat, 28/10/2017 - 18:52

A beau mentir qui vient de loin — c'est facile de mentir à des gens qui ne connaissent pas bien le sujet

French, explained by petit élève on Sat, 28/10/2017 - 18:50

Translations of "A beau mentir qui vient de ..."

EnglishBaffle them with your bullshit
Explanations:
EnglishYou won't get far by lying.
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GermanLügen haben kurze Beine
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RussianТому лгать легко, кто был далеко