u laži su kratke noge*

* a lie has short legs

Serbian Serbian speaking countries

Proverb USED Very frequently BY Everyone

It's used to express the fact that every lie will be revealed in the end. A person with short legs won't go far and so won't any lies.

"On neće moći ovo da krije još dugo. U laži su kratke noge."

"He won't be able to hide this for much longer. A lie has short legs."