Truth Quotes

:: A thing is not necessarily true because a man dies for it.
~Oscar Wilde

:: The opposite of a correct statement is a false statement. But the opposite of a profound truth may well be another profound truth.
~Niels Bohr

:: Honesty is the first chapter of the book of wisdom.
~Thomas Jefferson

:: No man has a good enough memory to make a successful liar.
~Abraham Lincoln

:: Three things cannot be long hidden: the sun, the moon, and the truth.

:: You can bend it and twist it… You can misuse and abuse it… But even God cannot change the Truth.
~Michael Levy

:: If you tell the truth you don’t have to remember anything.
~Mark Twain

:: The greatest friend of truth is time, her greatest enemy is prejudice, and her constant companion humility.
~Chuck Colson

:: A half truth is a whole lie.
~Yiddish Proverb

:: All generalizations, including this one, are false.
~Mark Twain

:: Whenever you have truth it must be given with love, or the message and the messenger will be rejected
~Mahatma Gandhi

:: The most dangerous untruths are truths moderately distorted.
~Georg Christoph Lichtenberg

:: Man is least himself when he talks in his own person. Give him a mask, and he will tell you the truth.
~ Oscar Wilde

:: There are only two mistakes one can make along the road to truth; not going all the way, and not starting.

:: If we were all given by magic the power to read each other’s thoughts, I suppose the first effect would be to dissolve all friendships.
~Bertrand Russell

:: A lie has speed, but truth has endurance.
~Edgar J. Mohn

:: Once your soul has been enlarged by a truth, it can never return to its original size.
~Blaise Pascal

:: The search for truth is more precious than its possession.
~Albert Einstein

:: Truth is the most valuable thing we have, so I try to conserve it.
~Mark Twain

:: Whoever undertakes to set himself up as a judge of Truth and Knowledge is shipwrecked by the laughter of the gods.
~Albert Einstein

:: You never find yourself until you face the truth
~Pearl Bailey

:: All truths are easy to understand once they are discovered; the point is to discover them.
~Galileo Galilei

:: Whoever is careless with the truth in small matters cannot be trusted with important matters.
~Albert Einstein

:: All truths are easy to understand once they are discovered; the point is to discover them.
~Galileo Galilei

:: In this world, those who seek the truth will also find trouble.
~Gary Amirault

:: It is better to ultimately succeed with the truth than to temporarily succeed with a lie.
~ Adrian Rodgers

:: Truth is like the sun. You can shut it out for a time, but it ain’t goin’ away.
~Elvis Presley

::Whoever is careless with the truth in small matters cannot be trusted with important matters.
~Albert Einstein

:: When you are sorrowful look again in your heart, and you shall see that in truth you are weeping for that which has been your delight.
~Kahlil Gibran

:: One truth out of context can prove very dangerous.
~Gregory Phillips

:: The truth is rarely pure and never simple.
~ Oscar Wilde

:: The truth is not for all men, but only for those who seek it.
~Ayn Rand

:: The search for truth implies a duty. One must not conceal any part of what one has recognized to be true.
~Albert Einstein

:: I never gave anybody hell! I just told the truth and they thought it was hell.
~Harry S. Truman

:: Peace if possible, truth at all costs.
~ Martin Luther

:: First they ignore it, then they laugh at it, then they say they knew it all along.
~Alexander Humbold

:: He who knows nothing is closer to the truth than he whose mind is filled with falsehoods and errors.
~Thomas Jefferson

:: A lie gets halfway around the world before the truth has a chance to get its pants on.
~Winston Churchill

:: The truth is incontrovertible, malice may attack it, ignorance may deride it, but in the end; there it is.
~Winston Churchill

:: Ignorance is preferable to error, and he is less remote from the truth who believes nothing than he who believes what is wrong.
~Thomas Jefferson

:: What you perceive, your observations, feelings, interpretations, are all your truth. Your truth is important. Yet it is not The Truth.
~Linda Ellinor

:: The truth, of course, is that a billion falsehoods told a billion times by a billion people are still false.
~Travis Walton

:: The truth will set you free, but first it will make you miserable.
~Jim Davis

:: Rather than love, than money, than fame, give me truth.

:: There is another old poet whose name I do not now remember who said, “Truth is the daughter of Time.”
~Abraham Lincoln

:: It’s no wonder that truth is stranger than fiction. Fiction has to make sense.~
~ Mark Twain

:: In times of universal deceit, telling the truth will be a revolutionary act.
~George Orwell

:: God offers to every mind its choice between truth and repose. Take which you please; you can never have both.
~Ralph Waldo Emerson

:: Truth, in matters of religion, is simply the opinion that has survived
~Oscar Wilde

:: One man with courage makes a majority.
~Andrew Jackson

:: Rebellion without truth is like spring in a bleak, arid desert.
~Kahlil Gibran

:: All things are subject to interpretation whichever interpretation prevails at a given time is a function of power and not truth.
~Friedrich Nietzsche

:: Man will occasionally stumble over the truth, but most of the time he will pick himself up and continue on.
~Winston Churchill

:: If you want your dreams to come true, don’t sleep
~ Yiddish Proverb

:: True holiness consists in doing God’s will with a smile
~ Mother Teresa

:: An error does not become truth by reason of multiplied propagation, nor does truth become error because nobody sees it.
~Mahatma Gandhi

:: My religion is based on truth and non-violence. Truth is my God. Non-violence is the means of realising Him.
~Mahatma Gandhi

:: The first reaction to truth is hatred
~ Tertullian

:: Half a truth is often a great lie.
~Benjamin Franklin

:: The love of truth has its reward in heaven and even on earth.
~ Friedrich Nietzsche

:: If you look for truth, you may find comfort in the end; if you look for comfort you will not get either comfort or truth only soft soap and wishful thinking to begin, and in the end, despair.
~ C.S. Lewis

:: Say not, ‘I have found the truth,’ but rather, ‘I have found a truth.’
~Kahlil Gibran

:: Convictions are more dangerous foes of truth than lies.
~Friedrich Nietzsche

:: It’s no wonder that truth is stranger than fiction. Fiction has to make sense.
~Mark Twain

:: There is no greatness where there is no simplicity, goodness and truth.
~Leo Tolstoy

:: The belief that there is only one truth, and that oneself is in possession of it, is the root of all evil in the world
~Max Born

:: Truth will ultimately prevail where there is pains to bring it to light.
~George Washington

:: Men have forgotten this truth,’ said the fox. ‘But you must not forget it. You become responsible, forever, for what you have tamed.’
~Antoine de Saint-Exupery

:: If one tells the truth, one is sure sooner or later to be found out
~ Oscar Wilde

:: One man with courage makes a majority.
~ Andrew Jackson

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