Clark Gable quote

"I hate a liar. Maybe because I'm such a good one myself, heh? Anyway, to find someone has told an out and out lie puts him on the other side of the fence from me for all time."

Clark Gable

Born: February 1, 1901

Die: November 16, 1960

Occupation: Film actor

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