Truth Quotes

Ralph waldo emerson - the truth, the hope of any time, must always be...
No one who has read official documents needs to be told how easy it is to conceal the essential truth under the apparently candid and all - Disclosing phrases of a voluminous and particularizing report....
Woodrow Wilson, _Congressional Government_, p. 109

Speak the truth, do not yield to anger give, if thou art asked for little by these three steps thou wilt go near the gods.
The Dhammapada
I believe that truth is the glue that holds government together, not only our government but civilization itself.
Gerald R. Ford, Inaugural Address, 9 August 1974
Thomas paine - such is the irresistible nature of truth that all...
The sad truth is that excellence makes people nervous.
Shana Alexande

If you tell the truth, you have infinite power supporting you; but if not, you have infinite power against you.
Charles Gordon
Like one Who having into truth, by telling of it, Made such a sinner of his memory, To credit his own lie.
William Shakespeare, "The Tempest", Act 1 scene 2
Truth persuades by teaching, but does not teach by persuading.
Quintus Septimius Tertullianus, Adversus Valentinianos
It is a truth universally acknowledged, that a single man in possession of a large fortune must be in want of a wife.
Jane Austen, Pride and Prejudice
Whoever is careless with the truth in small matters cannot be trusted with important matters.
Albert Einstein
Real live preacher, reallivepreacher. com weblog, january 04, 2004 - i have been truthful all along the way. the truth...
What plays the mischief with the truth is that men will insist upon the universal application of a temporary feeling or opinion.
Daisy Bates
What is laid down, ordered, factual is never enough to embrace the whole truth: life always spills over the rim of every cup.
Boris Pasternak
If you can not find the truth right where you are, where else do you expect to find it Dogen Belief consists in accepting the affirmations of the soul unbelief, denying them.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
In times of universal deceit, telling the truth becomes a revolutionary act.
George Orwell
Reason means truth and those who are not governed by it take the chance that someday the sunken fact will rip the bottom out of their boat.
Sri da Avabhas
Nature gets credit which should in truth be reserved for ourselves: the rose for its scent, the nightingale for its song; and the sun for its radiance. The poets are entirely mistaken. They should address their lyrics to themselves and should turn them into odes of self congratulation on the excellence of the human mind.
Alfred North Whitehead
Truth, like surgery, may hurt, but it cures.
Han Suyin
Mathematics, rightly viewed, posses not only truth, but supreme beauty - A beauty cold and austere, like that of sculpture.
Bertrand Russell
Truth stands the test of time; lies are soon exposed.
Proverbs 12: 19, The Bible
New knowledge is the most valuable commodity on earth. The more truth we have to work with, the richer we become.
Kurt Vonnegut, Breakfast of Champions
The recognition that no knowledge can be complete, no metaphor entire, is itself humanizing. It counteracts fanaticism. It grants even to adversaries the possibility of partial truth, and to oneself the possibility of error.
Alvin Toffle
The truth that makes men free is for the most part the truth which men prefer not to hear.
Herbert Aga
There are certain persons for whom pure Truth is a poison.
Andr Maurois
All great truths begin as blasphemies.
George Bernard Shaw
We hold these truths to be sacred and undeniable that all men are created equal and independent, that from that equal creation they derive rights inherent and inalienable, among which are the preservation of life, liberty, and the pursuit of happiness.
Thomas Jefferson
Discrimination is a hellhound that gnaws at Negroes in every waking moment of their lives to remind them that the lie of their inferiority is accepted as truth in the society dominating them.
Martin Luther King, Jr.
As it is an ancient truth that freedom cannot be legislated into existence, so it is no less obvious that freedom cannot be censored into existence.
Dwight D Eisenhowe
I came here to tell you the truth, the good, the bad and the ugly.
Oliver L. North
Beauty is truth, truth beauty. That is all ye know, and all ye need to know.
John Keats, -
We hold these truths to be self - Evident that all men are created equal that they are endowed by their Creator with certain inalienable rights that among these are life, liberty, and the pursuit of happiness.
US Declaration of Independence
He who does not bellow the truth when he knows the truth makes himself the accomplice of liars and forgers.
Charles Peguy
If you tell the truth, you have infinite power supporting you but if not, you have infinite power against you.
Charles Gordon
What we have in us of the image of God is the love of truth and justice.
Demosthenes
Tony Montana I always tell the truth. Even when I lie.
Scarface
Respect for the truth comes close to being the basis for all morality.
Frank Herbert
The greatest of all faults is to be conscious of none. Recognizing our limitations and imperfections is the first requisite of progress. Those who believe they have arrived believe they have nowhere to go. Some not only have closed their minds to new truth, but they sit on the lid.
Dr. Dale E. Turne
Peace if possible, truth at all costs.
Martin Luthe
Have patience awhile; slanders are not long - Lived. Truth is the child of time; erelong she shall appear to vindicate thee.
Immanuel Kant