Quote Originally Posted by Cassia View Post
Yes. A hypocrite is an actor. Liars and thieves are not. So I think the definition goes to the latter.
I'm not sure I understand the distinction. Liars and thieves, in an attempt to subvert the truth, must concoct a story to cover their tracks and attempt to act it out in hopes of fooling their victim. Doesn't that place them on equal ground with the hypocrite?