Secrecy Related Quotes

There is secrecy and betrayal but that's more part and parcel of the kind of anguish that the people go through. And maybe that's modes of survival, rather than modes of consciousness.

Chang-rae Lee

A Tong can perhaps be defined as a mutual benefit society for people with a common interest which is illegal or dangerously marginal - hence, the necessary secrecy.

Hakim Bey

Secrecy is the enemy of efficiency, but don't let anyone know it.

Ric Ocasek

The secrecy thing has gotten to be more and more prevalent in films, and maybe that's good. It's nice to go see a film and not know anything about it. Sometimes I feel like we know too much about films.

Karen Allen

While all deception requires secrecy, all secrecy is not meant to deceive.

Sissela Bok

Secrecy in science does not work. Withholding information does more damage to us than to our competitors.

Edward Teller

Being on 'The Sopranos' definitely prepared me for the militant secrecy of 'Mad Men.'

Cara Buono

It's a difficult thing today to be informed about our government even without all the secrecy.

Donald Rumsfeld

Friendship, love, and piety ought to be handled with a sort of mysterious secrecy; they ought to be spoken of only in the rare moments of perfect confidence, to be mutually understood in silence. Many things are too delicate to be thought; many more, to be spoken.


“Abuse of any kind thrives off secrecy. I felt like if I started talking about it, maybe other people would. I wanted to break the silence. Now I feel I'm in a much better place emotionally than I've ever been anytime in my life.”

Chris Witty