Truth Quotes

Friedrich wilhelm nietzsche - and we should consider every day lost on which we...
Truth is so difficult to find that, when one hears it, it shines through.
Jose Raul Bernardo, Silent Wing (Simon & Schuster, 1998) One of the Best Novels of 1998 (LA Times)

There can be no spirituality, no sanctity, no truth without the female sex.
Diane Frolov and Andrew Schneider, Northern Exposure, Revelations, 1993
Any fool can tell the truth, but it requires a man of some sense to know how to lie well.
Samuel Butle
Pablo picasso - we all know that art is not the truth, art is a...
Express a mean opinion of yourself occasionally; it will show your friends that you know how to tell the truth.
Edgar Watson Howe

It takes two to speak the truth - - One to speak and the other to hear.
Henry David Thoreau
Repetition does not transform a lie into a truth.
Franklin D. Roosevelt, radio address, October 26, 1939
If you are out to describe the truth, leave elegance to the tailor.
Albert Einstein
All truths are easy to understand once they are discovered; the point is to discover them.
Galileo Galilei
What is the difference between unethical and ethical advertising Unethical advertising uses falsehoods to deceive the public ethical advertising uses truth to deceive the public.
Vilhjalmur Stefansson
George santayana - in endowing us with memory, nature has revealed...
God made Truth with many doors to welcome every believer who knocks on them.
Kahlil Gibran
Nothing is more damaging to a new truth than an old error.
Johann von Goethe
The truth is the kindest thing we can give folks in the end.
Harriet Beecher Stowe
Truly, to tell lies is not honorable; but when the truth entails tremendous ruin, To speak dishonorably is pardonable.
Sophocles, Creusa
Well, the telling of jokes is an art of its own, and it always rises from some emotional threat. The best jokes are dangerous, and dangerous because they are in some way truthful.
Kurt Vonnegut, Interview, Mcsweeneys. net
There are truths which are not for all men, nor for all times.
Francois Marie Arouet Voltaire
Democracy is, first and foremost, a spiritual force, it is built upon a spiritual basis - And on a belief in God and an observance of moral principle. And in the long run only the church can provide that basis. Our founder knew this truth - And we will neglect it at our peril.
President Harry Truman, Public Papers of the President of the United States: Harry S. Truman - 1951 U. S. Gov. 1966 p1063
Hatred does not cease in this world by hating, but by not hating; this is an eternal truth.
Buddha, The Dhammapada
Aristotle was once asked what those who tell lies gain by it. Said he, That when they speak truth they are not believed.
Laertius Diogenes
Men stumble over the truth from time to time, but most pick themselves up and hurry off as if nothing happened.
Sir Winston Churchill
I can be expected to look for truth but not to find it.
Denis Diderot
Ye shall know the truth, and the truth shall make you mad.
Aldous Huxley
All perception of truth is the detection of an analogy we reason from our hands to our head.
Henry David Thoreau
Love is patient; love is kind; love is not envious or boastful or arrogant or rude. It does not insist on its own way; it is not irritable or resentful; it does not rejoice in wrongdoing, but rejoices in the truth. It bears all things, believes all things, hopes all things, endures all things.
Bible, Paul, 1 Corinthians 13: 4 - 7
If you are rich, you speak the truth if you are poor, your words are but lies.
Chinese Prove
If you tell the truth, you have infinite power supporting you; but if not, you have infinite power against you.
Charles Gordon
The road to truth is long, and lined the entire way with annoying bastards.
Alexander Jablokov, The Place of No Shadows
The truth, of course, is that a billion falsehoods told a billion times by a billion people are still false.
Travis Walton
Truth is truth To the end of reckoning.
William Shakespeare
Long years must pass before the truths we have made for ourselves become our very flesh.
Paul Valery
As time goes on, new and remoter aspects of truth are discovered which can seldom be fitted into creeds that are changeless.
Clarence Day
Poetry comes nearer to vital truth than history.
Plato
To most of us nothing is so invisible as an unpleasant truth. Though it is held before our eyes, pushed under our noses, rammed down our throats - we know it not.
Eric Hoffe
It is for the wise people who delight in humanity, praise justice, despise their flatterers, and respect the truth.
Jeanne - Marie Roland
The object of the superior man is truth.
Confucius
Today I bent the truth to be kind, and I have no regret, for I am far surer of what is kind than I am of what is true.
Robert Brault
It does not require great learning to be a Christian and be convinced of the truth of the Bible. It requires only an honest heart and a willingness to obey God.
Albert Coombs Barnes
Even in literature and art, no man who bothers about originality will ever be original whereas if you simply try to tell the truth without caring twopence how often it has been told before you will, nine times out of ten, become original without ever having noticed it.
Clive Staples Lewis