"Be thou as chaste as ice, as pure as snow, thou shalt not escape calumny."
"One of the striking differences between a cat and a lie is that a cat has only nine lives."
"You sit maligning your own kin, slandering the child of your own mother."
— Psalm 50
"If they have called the master of the house Beelzebul, how much more those of his household!"
— Matthew 10
"It takes a lifetime to build a reputation, and a single rumor to destroy it."
"[T]hey have committed false report; moreover, they have spoken untruths; secondarily, they are slanders; sixth and lastly, they have belied a lady; thirdly, they have verified unjust things; and, to conclude, they are lying knaves."
— Dogberry, Much Ado About Nothing
Ray: You told people I lured children into my gingerbread house.
"When you hear reports that the Hero has been involved in some illicit activity, remain skeptical; it's probably a frame-up. "