Quotation Explorer - 'Truth'

We don't see the truth with our eyes, we see the truth with our heart. - Kate McGahan
Looking forward to what you think enlightenment might be at some grand point in the future keeps you from seeing the truth of its presence right now. - Enza Vita
They dispute not in order to find or even to seek Truth, but for victory, and to appear the more learned and strenuous upholders of a contrary opinion. Such persons should be avoided by all who have not a good breastplate of patience. - Giordano Bruno
Truth sits upon the lips of dying men. - Matthew Arnold
Like one Who having into truth, by telling of it, Made such a sinner of his memory, To credit his own lie. - William Shakespeare
Comfort is no test of truth. Truth is often far from being comfortable. - Swami Vivekananda
Old stories have a habit of being told and retold and changed. Each subsequent storyteller puts his or her mark upon it. Whatever truth the story once had is buried in bias and embellishment. The reasons do not matter as much as the story itself. - Erin Morgenstern
The lip of truth shall be established for ever: but a lying tongue is but for a moment.
When one wishes to play the wit, he sometimes wanders a little from the truth. - Antoine de Saint-Exupéry
Fiction is the truth inside the lie. - Stephen King
There are times when the truth can only show you an illusion. - Lionel Suggs
The Present day optimists invent a lieand the pessimists hide the truth - irrfan ishaq
Man will occasionally stumble over the truth, but usually manages to pick himself up, walk over or around it, and carry on.
And thus we all are nighingThe truth we fear to know:Death will end our cryingFor friends that come and go. - Edwin Arlington Robinson
I don't like the word 'allegorical', I don't like the word 'symbolic' - the word I really like is 'mythic', and people always think that means 'full of lies', whereas of course what it really means is 'full of truth which cannot be told in any other way but a story'. - William Golding
All paths are valid, but in the end you will find that the realization of the ultimate truth is a pathless path. - Enza Vita
In De Rerum Natura, Lucretius pointed out a very central truth concerning the examined life. That is, that the man of science who concerns himself solely with science, who cannot enjoy and be enriched by art, is a misshapen man. An incomplete man. - William Styron
All life is bound to a simple truth... that time goes on, that in each person's life begins a tale, a tale that will either end in memory or in legend. - M.J. Chrisman
I have one major rule: Everybody is right. More specifically, everybody including me has some important pieces of truth, and all of those pieces need to be honored, cherished, and included in a more gracious, spacious, and compassionate embrace. - Ken Wilber
Some men's words I remember so well that I must often use them to express my thought. Yes, because I perceive that we have heard the same truth, but they have heard it better. - Ralph Waldo Emerson
We are only able to get into the possession of Wisdom and get closer to Truth when and if we realize that all the knowledge and experience concentrated in the mind only hamper us in our awakening to Truth. - Frank Wanderer
Art is a lie that tells the truth. - Pablo Picasso
The Highest Thought is always that thought which contains joy. The Clearest Words are those words which contain truth. The Grandest Feeling is that feeling which you call love. - Neale Donald Walsch
Love is the beauty; love is the truth. Love is the creative and sustaining energy of life - Debasish Mridha
Walk in truth. Leave footprints of honesty. - A.D. Posey
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 Hoffer
What if everything you have been taught is all a lie and everything you feel is all a truth? - Nikki Rowe
We’re making our decisions or so we think. Yet in truth, ignorance, greed, and the scourge of immediate gratification are often the things that are making them. So if we’re going to truly live well, maybe the first thing we need to decide is who’s deciding. - Craig D. Lounsbrough
The truth is that every true admirer of the novels cherishes the happy thought that he alone - reading between the lines - has become the secret friend of their author. - Katherine Mansfield
I never did give them hell. I just told the truth, and they thought it was hell. - Harry Truman
May living your truth set you free! - Erin Fall Haskell
Hope is a curious thing, we should dare to hope, but hope must be tempered with truth. - R.A.Delmonico
The truth is the only thing worth having, and, in a civilized life, like ours, where so many risks are removed, facing it is almost the only courageous thing left to do. - Edward Verrall Lucas
Nature alone can speak to our intelligence an imperishable language, never changing, because it remains within the bounds of eternal truth and of what is absolutely noble and beautiful. - George Sand
My truth is mine alone; as yours is yours. For this reason, I hear and see you free of judgement, fear, anger, and resentment. This is my promise to you. This is my gift to me. - E. Patricia Conner
Truth is very simple in nature, people just manipulate to make it fancy and complex... - Ankit Rawat
The truth is hidden in books. - Lailah Gifty Akita
Apparently the rarest commodities on earth are truth and honesty. - Ken Poirot
No, there is plenty wrong with Negroes. They have no society. They’re robots, automatons. No minds of their own. I hate to say that about us, but it’s the truth. They are a black body with a white brain. - Malcolm X
Love is divine light.Love is the truth of our soul.Love reveals the richness of our heart.Love is the internalized energy of the universe.Love is the gratitude and beauty of our life. - Debasish Mridha
There's a hell of a distance between wise-cracking and wit. Wit has truth in it; wise-cracking is simply calisthenics with words."[Interview, The Paris Review, Summer 1956] - Dorothy Parker
I believe that ignorance is the root of all evil.And that no one knows the truth. - Molly Ivins
The truth is I didn’t need therapy; I just needed to feel loved and know that someone out there craved my attention. - Robert M. Drake
Believe those who are seeking the truth. Doubt those who find it. - André Gide
Every person is driven to self-deceive, simply to get out of the discomfort of the truth. The best relationships are with people who will not let you be blind. They reveal your hidden strengths and your concealed wounds. - Vironika Tugaleva
I never could tell a lie that anybody would doubt, nor a truth that anybody would believe. - Mark Twain
Once you start recognizing the truth of your story, finish the story. It happened but you're still here, you're still capable, powerful, you're not your circumstance. It happened and you made it through. You're still fully equipped with every single tool you need to fulfill your purpose. - Steve Maraboli
A wisely chosen illustration is almost essential to fasten the truth upon the ordinary mind, and no teacher can afford to neglect this part of his preparation.
Nothing can be the total truth in the worlds of manifestation and the more solid your concepts, the more likely they are going to sink you, sooner or later. - Enza Vita
Resisting change does not change the truth that change is constantly happening. - Jon Scott
There's nothing wrong with stretching the truth. We stretch taffy, and that just makes it more delicious. - Stephen Colbert
I am the only truth I know.
Truth or dare...truth ain't fair. Marshal Robert Quantrell - Belle Starr: Dead Man's Hand (work in progress) - Belinda McBride
The forceps of our minds are clumsy forceps, and crush the truth a little in taking hold of it. - H.G. Wells
Find your truth, live your truth. - J. T. OWENS
It is error alone which needs the support of government. Truth can stand by itself. - Thomas Jefferson
Give us an intense distaste for things that displease You and a renewed pleasure in things that bring You honor and magnify Your truth. - Charles R. Swindoll
I used to walk down the street like I was a fucking star... I want people to walk around delusional about how great they can be - and then to fight so hard for it every day that the lie becomes the truth. - Lady Gaga
We must be loyal to the truth, not to our words! Change your words if they are not compatible with the truth; go back on your words, throw them to the bin! - Mehmet Murat ildan
A moment of choice is a moment of truth. It's the testing point of our character and competence. - Stephen R. Covey
The truth about true love is that it is endless. - Gugu Mona
All too often, we mask truth in artifice, concealing ourselves for fear of losing the ones we love or prolonging a deception for those we wish to expose. We hide behind that which brings us comfort from pain and sadness or use it to repel a truth too devastating to accept. - Emily Thorne
To be the salt, you also need to be the shaker. To shake the world. Shake the truth. Shake the people. Shake the word. Have it sprinkle, melt and preserve humanity. - Anthony Liccione
Truth is non-negotiable and its promise is love. - Maria Erving
Man has his being in truth--if he sacrifices truth he sacrifices himself. Whoever betrays truth betrays himself. It is not a question of lying--but of acting against one's conviction. - Novalis
Doubt that the stars are fire; Doubt that the sun doth move; Doubt truth to be a liar; But never doubt I love. - William Shakespeare
The truth is, every son raised by a single mom is pretty much born married. I don't know, but until your mom dies it seems like all the other women in your life can never be more than just your mistress. - Chuck Palahniuk
The most difficult dilemma for a person is perhaps when his heart testifies to an inevitable reality yet his tongue will not proclaim it, when his mind screams in acceptance of truth but he cant bring himself to state it. - Umera Ahmed- Peer-e-Kamil
A man who works beyond the surface of things,though he may be wrong himself, yet he clears the way for others and may make even his errors subservient to the cause of truth. - Edmund Burke
The first casualty when war comes is truth. - Hiram Johnson
Truth starts with truth and ends with truth. - Santosh Kalwar
You realize your true identity as consciousness itself, rather than what consciousness has identified with. That's the peace of God. The ultimate truth of who you are is not I am this or I am that, but I Am. - Eckhart Tolle
The great enemy of the truth is very often not the lie -- deliberate, contrived and dishonest, but the myth, persistent, persuasive, and unrealistic. Belief in myths allows the comfort of opinion without the discomfort of thought. - John F. Kennedy
We Burmese,' he began, 'are experts at looking for what's not there. It's something you should learn to do too. You must look for what's missing and learn how to find the truth in these absences. - Emma Larkin
Your personal truth is your gift to the world. - Jennifer Elisabeth
. . . there is a wish in the heart of mankind to be distracted and confused. Truth is but one attraction, and not always the most powerful. - Joyce Carol Oates
Ridicule is the best test of truth. - Philip Dormer Stanhope
The truth feels like it hurts, yet actually it builds. A lie feels like it builds, yet actually it hurts. - Moffat Machingura
Tell the truth through whichever veil comes to hand, but tell it. - Zadie Smith
I often talk about unconditional love towards others. But the truth is I have always looked for favorable conditions when it comes to self-love and happiness. Now that is what you call a true confession! - Saurabh Sharma
You can always get truth from an American statesman after he has turned seventy or given up hope of the Presidency. - Wendell Phillips
It is a truth universally acknowledged that one only comes up with clever, cutting remarks long after the other party is happily slumbering away. - Lauren Willig
The possibility of truth has become a delusion to those who made their own disguise the truth. - Nema Al-Araby
The world is naturally averse to all truth it sees or hears but swallows nonsense and a lie with greediness and gluttony. - Samuel Butler
Like all dreamers I confuse disenchantment with truth. - Jean-Paul Sartre
It is in our idleness, in our dreams, that the submerged truth sometimes comes to the top. - Virginia Woolf
There is no truth, only science and fiction. - Steven Brewis
Truth is different at different stages of wisdom and awareness. - Debasish Mridha
When you realize that emotions aren't truth and they are simply reactions to life circumstances, they can no longer hold you captive. - Diamante Lavendar
Truth and Honesty: this principle could bring about healing and harmony in any nation. - Sunday Adelaja
Belief is a shelter, so before believing, always find out the truth. - Debasish Mridha
How do you choose your books?' my friends had asked. Less than a week into my project, I can now tell them the beginning of the truth. I don't always choose the books, I'll say. Sometimes the books choose me. - Sara Nelson
Sometimes the truth is so bizarre and mind bending that it must be presented as fiction to be accepted.George SaundersThe Bookseller - C. Robert Cales
Never lie when the truth is more profitable. - Stanislaw J. Lec
Make her smile, make her laugh and make her happy; because this is the only Truth, Meaning & Beauty act any human can ever achieve. - Sameh Elsayed
Life is Most Important in Life is The Most important Truth in Life. Any word, thought, or action that disagrees must be a lie. - David Wishengrad
We cannot selectively numb emotions, when we numb the painful emotions, we also numb the positive emotions.Vulnerability sounds like truth and feels like courage. Truth and courage aren't always comfortable, but they're never weakness. - Brené Brown
The truth is sometimes a poor competitor in the market place of ideas complicated, unsatisfying, full of dilemmas, always vulnerable to misinterpretation and abuse. - George F. Kennan
The world loves to be amused by hollow professions, to be deceived by flattering appearances, to live in a state of hallucination; and can forgive everything but the plain, downright, simple, honest truth. - William Hazlitt
In a time of deceit telling the truth is a revolutionary act. - George Orwell
Truth is beautiful, without doubt; but so are lies. - Ralph Waldo Emerson
It's the best way of telling the truth; it's a process of producing grand, beautiful, well-ordered lies that tell more truth than any assemblage of facts. Beyond that [it's] delight in, and play with, language; also, a curiously intimate way of communicating with people whom you will never meet. - Julian Barnes
Lies do not lie, truth do, In the times of any act lies lie hidden behind. - Santosh Kalwar
In science, mistakes always precede the truth. - Horace Walpole
A short story is a writer's way of thinking through experience... Journalism aims at accuracy, but fiction's aim is truth. The writer distorts reality in the interest of a larger truth. - John L'Heureux
Nobody speaks the truth when there's something they must have. - Elizabeth Bowen
There is the truth , the perception of truth, and versions that don't even come close; but it's the perception that creates the most conflict every time. - Johnnie Dent Jr.
Sometimes the greatest fear and pain come from a sense of meaninglessness in life. Meaning is a choice, not a search, remember? A sense of meaninglessness is really, therefore, a call to let in higher awareness and truth. - Robert Holden
Truth is not a stereotype. - A.D. Posey
[Rangers] discover the truth though it is surrounded by a bodyguard of lies. - Ysbeau Wilace
Each man calls barbarism what is not his own practice for indeed it seems we have no other test of truth and reason that the example and pattern of the opinions and customs of the country we live in. - Michel de Montaigne
The truth of our faith becomes a matter of ridicule among the infidels if any Catholic, not gifted with the necessary scientific learning, presents as dogma what scientific scrutiny shows to be false. - Thomas Aquinas
Never keep your brain so full that people’s opinions take up every pew in your mind, and truth has to be born again before it is believed. - Shannon L. Alder
Can we be clear about who we are, what we want? Can we be fully present in our truth, and communicate that? Can we understand each other? - Jay Woodman
Faith and reason are indeed complementary faculties that we use to think about the truth. When any winged creature (or mechanism) tries to fly on just one wing, it falls to the ground. In a similar way, when we human beings try to wing it with just one faculty, we crash. - Scott Hahn
The truth is always a compound of two half- truths, and you never reach it, because there is always something more to say. - Tom Stoppard
I've been told, by various people, that I think too much. This is incorrect! The truth is that I deliberately challenge people to think more than they would like to. - Wayne Gerard Trotman
The truth knocks on the door and you say,"Go away, I'm looking for the truth," and so it goes away.
If truth be told, I came away ‘almost’ believing in their existence. (Author on 'ORPHANS - Time is running out' by Ian Dewar) - Nikki B.
You can’t walk till the end on an active railway line and you can’t walk till the end on the road of lies, because sooner or later you collide with the truth! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Truth may be stranger than fiction, but fiction is truer. - Frederic Raphael
'Tis better to hear a truth which brings a tear, than a lie which brings a smile.
A universal truth that most mature women have learned, often the hard way.... When choosing a mate, keep in mind, only nature has the ability to turn sand into pearls. If the relationship isn't happy, healthy, or working, move on... unless of course you prefer sand. - K.E. Garvey
The world is to be carried forward by truth, which at first offends, which wins its way by degrees, which the many hate and would rejoice to crush. - William Ellery Channing
If you're a true student of the truth, you may easily get frustrated when people try to make points based on mysticism and cultural beliefs. - Assegid Habtewold
Think twice before you try to convince someone by killing the truth. - Mohith Agadi
In the attitude of silence the soul finds the path in a clearer light, and what is elusive and deceptive resolves itself into crystal clearness. Our life is a long and arduous quest after Truth. - Mahatma Gandhi
Truth resides in the wealth of experience. - Marty Rubin
He who lies artistically, treads closer to the truth than ever he knows. - Fritz Leiber
Love everybody and tell the truth. - Maharajji
But better to get hurt by the truth than comforted with a lie. - Khaled Hosseini
Truth will always be truth, regardless of lack of understanding, disbelief, or ignorance.
No one can attain to truth by himself. Only by laying stone on stone with the cooperation of all, by the millions of generations from our forefather Adam to our own times, is that temple reared which is to be a worthy dwelling place of the Great God. - Leo Tolstoy
Work hard, do your best, live the truth, trust yourself, have some fun...and you'll have no regrets. - Byrd Baggett
You can't fight hatred with hatred and expect anyone to listen to you. You can only try to lessen it with humor, wit, truth and commonsense. If that doesn't work run like hell, while they throw rocks at you. - Shannon L. Alder
Much is imagination, more is truth, but which is which I scarcely can tell myself. - L. Adams Beck
I think it better that in times like these a poet's mouth be silent, for in truth we have no gift to set a statesman right. - William Butler Yeats
Truth may be stranger than fiction, goes the old saw, but it is never as strange as lies. - John Hodgman
In a story, you must always listen for the voice you cannot hear, the one that has been ignored or silenced. In that crushed voice, there is a strain of truth, as a crushed grape yields a drop of wine. - Patricia Storace
There can be no knowledge without emotion. We may be aware of a truth, yet until we have felt its force, it is not ours. To the cognition of the brain must be added the experience of the soul. - Arnold Bennett
He who denies the existence of a truth because it sounds negative creates a vacuum that draws the darkness unto him.
Whoever undertakes to set himself up as a judge of Truth and Knowledge is shipwrecked by the laughter of the Gods. - Albert Einstein
Feelings do not always determine truth, but they can sometimes tell you what is true. - J.R. Rim
(K)ids are savages who haven't learned to lie to themselves yet, and they don't flinch from the truth. - Brendan McGinley
Rumor travels faster, but it don't stay put as long as truth. - Will Rogers
All truth passes through three stages. First, it is ridiculed. Second, it is violently opposed. Third, it is accepted as being self-evident. - Arthur Schopenhauer
Art does not exist only to entertain, but also to challenge one to think, to provoke, even to disturb, in a constant search for truth. - Barbra Streisand
When you perceive a truth, look for the balancing truth. - John Emerich Edward Dalberg-Acton
If you tell me the truth, the truth I’ll proclaim.If you tell me a lie, you’ll be fair game. - Belva Rae Staples
As I see, 90%+ (and not less than that) of people go about their lives living 90%+ (and not less) of a lie. choose a different way and live the least truth you might be. - Mphezulu Xetho Dainamyk
We have a natural and supernatural identity. Our spirituality should be relevant to daily life; our calling is to influence the world through right living, the Truth and the power of God. - E.N. Supen, The Victorious Kingdom Quotes
If you want the world to be loving and peaceful , I'll give you my heart and soul. For the heart is a symbol of truth and caring - -Jerrycel Verlinden
The denial of truth does not harm the Truth; it only harms that which denies the Truth. - Criss Jami
Anger at lies lasts forever. Anger at truth can't last. - Greg Evans
One truth doesn't refute another. Truth doesn't lie in the object, but in how we see it. - Michael J. Sullivan
If God is so concerned about the state of truth in any society, I think that should begin to concern us as well. - Sunday Adelaja
Before believing, find the truth; before accepting, try to understand. - Debasish Mridha
Science is a kind of worship to find the truth. - Debasish Mridha
How dreadful knowledge of the truth can beWhen there's no help in truth! - Sophocles
What are you wrapped up in?' Roan whispered. Her anger and frustration had shifted to a sympathy that grated Vhalla.'I'm simply learning where I'm meant to be.' It was the only response because it was the truth. - Elise Kova
In truth, ideas and principles are independent of men; the application of them and their illustration is man's duty and merit. The time will come when the author of a view shall be set aside, and the view only taken cognizance of. This will be the millennium of Science. - Edward Forbes
Speak truth even if you be aloneFor truth hath no friend but itselfKhoiSan Book of Wisdom - rassool jibraeel snyman
The truth is an excruciatingly painful son of a bitch. - Colleen Hoover
The truth that makes men free is for the most part the truth which men prefer not to hear. - Herbert Agar
Initially, the truth may hurt, but lies hurt always. - Debasish Mridha
Art-making is not about telling the truth but making the truth felt - Christian Boltanski
The books that help you most are those which make you think that most. The hardest way of learning is that of easy reading; but a great book that comes from a great thinker is a ship of thought, deep freighted with truth and beauty. - Theodore Parker
A dream doesn't die because it has no truth. It dies because you fail to nurture it. - Susie Clevenger
Darkness has the ability to cover up; light has the ability to uncover! Darkness is the enemy of truth; light is the friend of truth! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Because the truth is, this is love, and it doesn't matter if you lose everything. Your job. Your home. Your car. Not as long as you have that person by your side. - Jessica Thompson
Writing fiction is a way of expressing feelings and revealing a certain truth about life, goals, dreams and desires. - Ann Marie Aguilar
When my love swears that she is made of truth, I do believe her, though I know she lies. - William Shakespeare
It may not always be easy, convenient or politically correct to stand for truth and right, but it is the right thing to do. Always. - M. Russell Ballard
Art is a lie which makes us realize the truth. - Pablo Picasso
Science is observing truth in the light of head. Religion is observing truth in the light of heart. Humanity is using both the lights. And education is developing that humanity. - Amit Ray
When I capture my thoughts and compare them to the truth of God’s Word, I often find they are false, deceptive, or destructive. - Lori Hatcher
Plant your flag, respectfully stand for truth, justice, and freedom for all. - L.M. Fields
Repetition does not transform a lie into a truth. - Franklin D. Roosevelt
It is always the best policy to tell the truth, unless, of course, you are an exceptionally good liar.
The Truth is, One sky, all human's ! - Nikhil Karke
When you slice the truth too thin, you deceive. - Eileen Wilks
Humor is something that thrives between man's aspirations and his limitations. There is more logic in humor than in anything else. Because, you see, humor is truth. - Victor Borge
The moment we begin to fear the opinions of others and hesitate to tell the truth that is in us, and from motives of policy are silent when we should speak, the divine floods of light and life no longer flow into our souls. - Elizabeth Cady Stanton
Gadzooks you plagiaries of truth, for twas foreseen by mine own eyes that this world is flat and straddled by two platypus's being ridden by a sea horse........ - Steve Merrick
I have a theory that the truth is never told during the 9 to 5 hours. - Hunter S. Thompson
Art is a lie that makes us realize the truth. - Pablo Picasso
He who discovers the light, discovers life. He who discovers the dark, discovers death, Neither are wrong and neither are right; your perception is what will guide your path. Our minds are our tools, our hearts our truth and our instinct our guidance, don't let them fool you. - Nikki Rowe
I believe one should never invalidate another, even if you don't agree. No one is ever 100% right or 100% wrong. There is always some measure of truth on both sides." - L. R. W. Lee - L.R.W. Lee
They'll call you a liar, if the truth you tell is yours. - Marty Rubin
When a man talks from the heart, in his moment of truth, he speaks poetry. - Ray Bradbury
Falsehood is never so successful as when she baits her hook with truth, and no opinions so fatally mislead us, as those that are not wholly wrong; as no watches so effectually deceive the wearer as those that are sometimes right.
When a lie makes a soft bed for everyone, may the truth lie low. God as commonly understood appears to be one such lie. God as non-existence is not everyone's cup of tea and He better remain so. - R. N. Prasher
I Am The Way, The Truth and The Life; no one comes to The Father but by Me - Jesus Christ
I am a conscious parent. That means I realize that I am not here to teach my children, but rather we are meant to teach each other. I have found that the truth is that I have far more to learn from them than they could ever learn from me. - Monika Zands
Modesty is a shining light; it prepares the mind to receive knowledge, and the heart for truth. - Madam Guizot
There’s nothing more powerful in Your Moment of Truth than people owning their truth, their part in a situation. - Lou Bergholz
Telling the truth may cause a few seconds of pain, but there's no medicine that can manage the pain of keeping lies. - R.M. Ford
If you should see/a man/walking down a crowded street/ talking aloud/ to himself don't run/in the opposite direction but run toward him/for he is a poet! You have nothing to fear/from a poet but the truth - Ted Joans
Happiness is spiritual, born of truth and love. - Mary Baker Eddy
All your life you live so close to truth it becomes a permanent blur in the corner of your eye. And when something nudges it into outline, it's like being ambushed by a grotesque. - Tom Stoppard
If that the world and love were young, And truth in every shepherd's tongue, These pretty pleasures might me move To live with thee and be thy love. - William Shakespeare
We must cease once and for all to describe the effects of power in negative terms, it ‘excludes’, it ‘represses’... in fact power produces, it produces reality, it produces domains of objects and rituals of truth. - Michel Foucault
Hey, I write fiction. I just make this stuff up, unless I get my hands on some good juicy truth. You know the kind I'm talking about ... that stranger-than variety. - Dick Peterson
Truth is the summit of being; justice is the application of it to affairs. - Ralph Waldo Emerson
The love of truth lies at the root of much humor. - Robertson Davies
Let's life bring a joy, and let's realise that this now is a lie and to make a truth. To make a real life! - Deyth Banger
I have no God to hold me up. And I believe that when they shatter the body they shatter everything, and I knew that all of us—Christians, Muslims, atheists—lived in this fear of this truth. - Ta-Nahisi Coates
Hate will only eat the truth, then spit out a lie. - Anthony Liccione
One thing I love about politicians; they won't allow the truth to be obscured by a bunch of facts. - Quentin R. Bufogle
Seek the truth. - Lailah Gifty Akita
You don't need passwords, you don't want to check phones. Sometimes you only want the other person to just tell you the truth! - Manasa Rao Saarloos
The central conservative truth is that it is culture, not politics, that determines the success of a society. The central liberal truth is that politics can change a culture and save it from itself. - Daniel Patrick Moynihan
Free and fair discussion will ever be found the firmest friend to truth.
The truth is that there is no absolute truth. - Debasish Mridha
It wasn't until I was 37 that I grasped the great truth that you've got to write your own books and nobody else's, and then everything followed from there. - William Golding
For me, the most interesting people seem to have the bumpiest pasts. I prefer to connect with someone who has experienced the struggles, battles, and casualties of life’s journey. There is beauty, wisdom, and truth to be found in the scars. - Steve Maraboli
Why wait? So precious is this life—this gift—this temporary blindness. Burn and drown and embrace the false dark, then grasp the unthinkable height of resulting joy. For in the end, in the light of truth when the flesh is cast off, there is nothing but this. - Jennifer DeLucy
If you would be a real seeker after truth, it is necessary that at least once in your life you doubt, as far as possible, all things. - René Descartes
What one is afraid to think must be the truth. - Marty Rubin
Is there anyone that knows the absolute truth? - Sorin Cerin
Spirituality is not primarily about values and ethics, not about exhortations to do right or live well. The spiritual traditions are primarily about reality...an effort to penetrate the illusions of the external world and to name its underlying truth. - Parker J. Palmer
Trust Begins In TRUth , even if the Truth is about how you broke my trust. - Wordions
But what is Hope? Nothing but the paint on the face of Existence; the least touch of truth rubs it off, and then we see what a hollow-cheeked harlot we have got hold of. - George Gordon Byron
Truth only has one story, while a lie has a dictionary. - Ryan Trinder-James
Competence, like truth, beauty and contact lenses, is in the eye of the beholder. - Laurence J. Peter
If God is truth, that truth must reign supreme on the earth even as he reigns over the universe - Sunday Adelaja
Memory is a sly devil that pretends to wear the cloak of truth, but deceives us both in our youth and our age. - Harley King
FRIENDLESS, adj. Having no favors to bestow. Destitute of fortune. Addicted to utterance of truth and common sense. - Ambrose Bierce
If you don't care for obscenity, you don't care for the truth. - Tim O'Brien
If you want to experience joy and happiness in life, you must free your mind. Don't become a prisoner to your thoughts. Don't allow your perceptions to be the only views you believe. Allow truth to penetrate your core as it sets you free - Amaka Imani Nkosazana
I know that sometimes a lie is used in kindness. I don't believe it ever works kindly. The quick pain of the truth can pass away, but the slow, eating agonyof a lie is neverlost. That's a running sore - John Steinbeck
In the quiet moments, listen to your heart; where it wanders is where your truth lays. - Nikki Rowe
I would rather suffer with truth than celebrate with lies. - Orrin Woodward
The truth does not change according to our ability to stomach it. - Flannery O'Connor
I don't want any "yes-men" around me. I want everybody to tell me the truth even if it costs them their jobs. - Samuel Goldwyn
There is no way to undo something already done, or to dress up a naked truth. - Dixie Waters
Pride, willfulness, and rebellion against what is written are the causes of the Bible being hard to understand. The hard part, then, is not understanding with the mind, but being willing to obey what he does not want to obey. If a person could not understand the truth, he could not reject it. - Finis Jennings Dake
Truth, after all, wears a different face to everybody, and it would be too tedious to wait till all were agreed. - James Russell Lowell
There's a hell of a distance between wisecracking and wit. Wit has truth in it; wisecracking is simply calisthenics with words.
Victory is possible, sisters, not by figuring out how to make this an easy process, but by choosing - over and over and over again - the absolute power available through God's truth. - Lysa TerKeurst
The truth was stranger than the official fiction. - Dean Koontz
We all know that art is not the truth, art is a lie that makes us realize the truth. - Pablo Picasso
Sometimes, the truth makes everything else seem like. - Jawwad Zafar
For some, the life journey has just started, for some, it is about to end; but in truth, there is no start and there is no end! There is just an ocean of particles playing aimlessly! - Mehmet Murat ildan
There are few nudities so objectionable as the naked truth. - Agnes Repplier
Son, always tell the truth. Then you'll never have to remember what you said the last time. - Sam Rayburn
In truth, to attain to interior peace, one must be willing to pass through the contrary to peace. - Swami Brahmananda
People stumble over the truth from time to time,but most pick themselves up and hurry off as if nothing happened. - Winston S. Churchill
Truth can set you free only when you embrace it. Just knowing without accepting won't work. - Jennifer Tindugan-Adoviso
Why study the Bible? You must know truth in order to spot error - Jim George
We are not what we do, we are not what we have, we are not what others think of us. Coming home is claiming the truth. I am the beloved child of a loving creator. - Henri J.M. Nouwen
There is peace in knowing that whatever one thinks it is not the truth. - Marty Rubin
I'm never really upset when a person lies because I don't place much value in truths. When you look at the grand design, you realize that there are no truths, only stories. In other words, the only truth is that we are all stories. Lies are just part of the story that we tell. - Lionel Suggs
There is no point in saying anything but the truth because, at the end of the day, you don't have to answer to anyone but yourself. - Amy Winehouse
To love truth for truth's sake is the principal part of human perfection in this world, and the seed-plot of all other virtues. - John Locke
If it come to prohibiting, there is aught more likely to be prohibited than truth itself. - John Milton
Fiction has been maligned for centuries as being "false," "untrue," yet good fiction provides more truth about the world, about life, and even about the reader, than can be found in non-fiction. - Clark Zlotchew
Your thoughts are your truth, so make them good, be good, do good. - Akiroq Brost
Truth is the flower of adversity. - Debasish Mridha
...when two opposite points of view are expressed with equal intensity, the truth does not necessarily lie exactly halfway between them. It is possible for one side to be simply wrong. - Richard Dawkins
A piece of art, when completed, encapsulates its own reality. As its architect, the artist’s task is to craft it well enough that the reader believes in its existence and is willing to enter, explore, and engage based on the artist’s version of the truth, even if that truth is artifice. - Kate Kearns
The word 'religion' has acquired a very bad name among those who really love truth, justice, charity. It also exhales the musty odor of sanctimony and falsehood. - Luther Burbank
I believe that unarmed truth and unconditional love will have the final word in reality. This is why right, temporarily defeated, is stronger than evil triumphant. - Martin Luther King Jr.
I believe that without strict enforcement of penalties for any offence violating the principles of truth and honesty, Nigeria and Africa will not be able to move from our present state of underdevelopment into civilization. - Sunday Adelaja
The sad truth is that excellence makes people nervous. - Shana Alexander
The way of truth is like a great road. It is not difficult to know it. The evil is only that men will not seek it. - Mencius
Don't worry about being effective. Just concentrate on being faithful to the truth. - Dorothy Day
Doubt unmasks the lie and illuminates the dark path to truth. - Jaime Tenorio Valenzuela
As long as he deceived himself about the truth, he could blame fortune and have confidence in the future. Now the clouds of madness were closing round his mind. - Hermann Bahr
I believe that truth is the glue that holds government together, not only our government but civilization itself. - Gerald R. Ford
We are not afraid to entrust the American people with unpleasant facts, foreign ideas, alien philosophies and competitive values. For a nation that is afraid to let its people judge the truth and falsehood in an open market is a nation that is afraid of its people. - John F. Kennedy
You can never reach to the truth if you don’t even look for it, and the bigger dilemma with the truth is, that you don’t have to go too far, but simply have to, turn your attention inward. - Roshan Sharma
The greatest tragedy with a sceptic is that he cannot consign himself to truth, however he may see it. - Raheel Farooq
Are you going out after the truth, or are you going out after something you believe?
The truth is not simply what you think it is; it is also the circumstances in which it is said, and to whom, why and how it is said. - Vaclav Havel
Truth crushed to the earth is truth still and like a seed will rise again. - Jefferson Davis
Truth is a fire that burns and shines.
The sad truth about bigotry is that most bigots either don't realize that they are bigots, or they convince themselves that their bigotry is perfectly justified. - Wayne Gerard Trotman
Sometimes carrying the burden of an upsetting truth, and hiding it, is actually a gift you give to someone else. You bear that burden, so they don’t have to, in a situation where telling them will change nothing. - Cassandra Clare
The only way to tell the truth is to speak with kindness. Only the words of a loving man can be heard - Henry David Thoreau
Never tell an unnecessary lie; the truth has great authority. The cleverest murders have been caught, not because they told the one essential lie, but because they continued to lie about unimportant detail when the truth could have done them no harm. - P.D. James
Great is truth, and all powerful. - Vulgate
Whatever fills your heart with joy and fills your mind with love--that is your truth of love. - Debasish Mridha
And somewhere amidst the storm raging inside, between the twilight of lust and desire, entwined within the whirlwind of swirling emotions, it happened. In one lightning strike, the illusion crumbled. For I realised the naked truth... - Virginia Alison
You can only find truth with logic if you have already found truth without it. - G. K. Chesterton
I have a duty to speak the truth as I see it and share not just my triumphs, not just the things that felt good, but the pain, the intense, often unmitigated pain. It is important to share how I know survival is survival and not just a walk throught the rain. - Audre Lorde
There is a rule for fantasy writers: The more truth you mix in with a lie, the stronger it gets. - Diane Duane
Man keeps looking for a truth that fits his reality. Given our reality, the truth doesn't fit. - Werner Erhard
The scornful nostril and the high head gather not the odors that lie on the track of truth. - George Eliot
The journey of a human is not only to expand its illusory personality of his mind, in the external world, but to realize himself beyond the identity of the mind and see the truth behind the formation of life within. - Roshan Sharma
Never pretend to be who you are not. It doesn't take long before the truth gets revealed and you'll be left hurt with the results. - Kemi Sogunle
May the way I look at you, the way I speak with you, and the way I treat you reflect the truth that... I have loved you since forever. - Steve Maraboli
I think we often hold heroines to an absurd standard. Be brave! Be wise! Always know what's in your heart and speak the truth of it! No and no and no. We fight to be brave. We learn to be wise. We struggle to know ourselves and voice what we want. - Leigh Bardugo
When you share your truth and your thoughts, you color the universe with your heart. - Debasish Mridha
Falsehood of a good man is better than truth of a bad one. - Raheel Farooq
Only the search for truth is valid, the desire for wisdom the motive. The method is assimilation, not study. - Idries Shah
Error, indeed is never set forth in its naked deformity, lest, being thus exposed, it should at once be detected. But it is craftily decked out in an attractive dress, so as, by its outward form, to make it appear to the inexperienced more true than truth itself. - Irenaeus of Lyons
O God, help me to believe the truth about myself, no matter how beautiful it is. - Macrina Wiederkehr
Real integrity comes from knowing oneself and believing in truth, without compromise, and no matter how challenging. Integrity is a beautiful thing. - Sameh Elsayed
A new scientific truth does not triumph by convincing its opponents and making them to see the light, but rather because its opponents eventually die, and a new generation grows up that is familiar with it. - Max Planck
I would put myself in the attitude to look in the eye an abstract truth, and I cannot. I blench and withdraw on this side and on that. I seem to know what he meant who said, No man can see God face to face and live. - Ralph Waldo Emerson
You do not need words to tell the truth. - Mia Hollow
Truth is made only for one reason to be deep down in the ocean as for the top part, they should be the lies... this is the iceberg. - Deyth Banger
Knowledge is truth. - Lailah Gifty Akita
Answers based in truth are the foundation of wisdom. - Jayce O'Neal
Those who have failed to work toward the truth have missed the purpose of living. - Gautama Buddha
But may the truth be told. May the true self may be found. May the truth rule the world more than ever. How easy life will be if everyone is just true to themselves, true to their words, true to their actions and true to life? - Diana Rose Morcilla
In dream, delusion, and fantasy, exist man’s next best reality: that place where he is the creator of his own worlds; where he builds, learns, discovers and entertains; is master of all outcomes, his own god of destiny, and thus the student of his own evolving and ever uncertain truth. - Duane Hewitt
I can't imagine why knowledge, truth and love should be so much of a secret - Lloyd Alexander
Memories that you remember are Truth of your life ..... - Adil Adam Memon
And this is the forbidden truth, the unspeakable taboo - that evil is not always repellent but frequently attractive; that it has the power to make of us not simply victims, as nature and accident do, but active accomplices. - Joyce Carol Oates
And so it was said "tell me your lies and I will help you keep them"And by wisdom attained it was realized that this was not the way. And so it was said "tell me your lies and I will help you heal them in truth without repercussion or judgement; in understanding, compassion and forgiveness. - L.J Vanier
I never give them hell. I just tell the truth and they think it's hell. - Harry S Truman
...What I depend on is a vigorous audience that can discover sweetness and light, beauty and truth, beyond the ability of the artist, on his own, to create them. - Orson Scott Card
A truth should exist,it should not be usedlike this. If I love youis that a fact or a weapon? - Margaret Atwood
Ninja faith stands. It is not shaken when things seem contrary to what one expects. Ninja faith chooses to believe the truth. - Anna M. Aquino
Men are apt to prefer a prosperous error before an afflicted truth - Jeremy Taylor
Winning and losing is not an external game. It is an internal battle over telling yourself the truth vs. lies regarding why you haven’t stepped into the life you dreamed of. - Shannon L. Alder
He does not regard the quantity of faith, but the quality. He does not measure its degree, but its truth. He will not break any bruised reed, nor quench any smoking flax. He will never let it be said that any perished at the foot of the cross. - J.C. Ryle
Truth is a pathless land. - Krishnamurti
the worst part about being lied to is knowing you werent worth the truth - Jean-Paul Sartre
Truth doesn't pay homage to creeds. Creeds must adjust themselves to be compatible with the truth. - Abhijit Naskar
What is past, but unalterable truth; life, just a pile of regrets; future, just a sum total of possibilities, and you...? just another trapped soul... - Gayathri Jayakumar
Why shouldn't truth be stranger than fiction? Fiction, after all, has to make sense. - Mark Twain
Autobiography is an unrivaled vehicle for telling the truth about other people. - Philip Guedalla
Nations, like men, are wary of truth, for truth is too often not beautiful. - Addison Gayle Jr.
A pessimist is a man who tells the truth prematurely. - Cyrano de Bergerac
The Kafka paradox: art depends on truth, but truth, being indivisable, cannot know itself: to tell the truth is to lie. thus the writer is the truth, and yet when he speaks he lies. - Franz Kafka
There is no entanglement where there is truth, and where there is no truth, there is entanglement of playing with ‘toys’ (interaction with people). - Dada Bhagwan
Nigeria is a country with abundance of wealth, but because of lack of truth and integrity, the wealth are stolen, but the paradox of the whole thing is, this stolen wealth always find their way to nations with no apparent natural wealth, but with a high credit of degree of truth and honesty. - Sunday Adelaja
Anyone who doesn't take truth seriously in small matters cannot be trusted in large ones either. - Albert Einstein
Lie: A very poor substitute for the truth, but the only one discovered to date. - Unknown
The truth is that the world is full of dragons, and none of us are as powerful or cool as we’d like to be. And that sucks. But when you’re confronted with that fact, you can either crawl into a hole and quit, or you can get out there, take off your shoes, and Bilbo it up. - Patrick Rothfuss
There is a possibility of economic growth through honesty and truth. - Sunday Adelaja
Every moment of existence is a volcano full of truth! Every single moment is ready to explode, may be now, may be two minutes or may be two years later! Truths are ready to erupt! Every single moment is ready to erupt! Be silent; wait for the eruptions! - Mehmet Murat ildan
[Religious belief is] outmoded and ridiculous. [Belief in gods was a] worn out but once useful crutch in mankind's journey towards truth. We consider the time has come for that crutch to be abandoned. - Peter Atkins
Most try to fight the Truth of Time every day. - Dave Crenshaw
The truth is more important than the facts. - Frank Lloyd Wright
The sad truth is that opportunity doesn't knock twice. You can put things off until tomorrow but tomorrow may never come.
God made Truth with many doors to welcome every believer who knocks on them. - Kahlil Gibran
There is no other way to determine the difference between the will of God and the crafts of satan... Jesus is the way, the truth and the life... The Holy Spirit of God is the Comforter... - Israelmore Ayivor
Our true nature is one of innocence and freedom to choose how we live. We need to be brave enough not to give that away. Don't give up on your right to, and sense of, TRUTH, Justice, and GRACE. - Jay Woodman
Truth has nothing to do with words. Truth can be likened to the bright moon in the sky. Words, in this case, can be likened to a finger. The finger can point to the moon’s location. However, the finger is not the moon. To look at the moon, it is necessary to gaze beyond the finger. - Hui-Neng
God is the truth. - Lailah Gifty Akita
The whispering of the truth is stronger than the thunderstorm of the untruth! - Mehmet Murat ildan
As time goes on, new and remoter aspects of truth are discovered which can seldom be fitted into creeds that are changeless. - Clarence Day Jr.
I can be expected to look for truth but not to find it. - Denis Diderot
Sometimes, to protect a secret we will say it so openly that most will not suspect the truth of what we are saying. - Donna Goddard
It's true all the time everywhere or it's not true! And that one truth is always Mystery. - Richard Rohr
Whatever you do, it will be a path. Life does not work like a light switch - on/off, fat/skinny, miserable/happy, crazy/sane. All things take time, patience, and practice. Anyone who tells you different is profiting off your fearful ignorance of the truth. - Vironika Tugaleva
The truth is in Jesus and it leads to the fullness of truth about God, man, creation, history, sin, righteousness, grace, faith, salvation, life, death, purpose, meaning, relationships, heaven, hell, judgement, eternity, and everything else of ultimate consequence. - John F. MacArthur Jr.
THE TRUTH SHALL SET YOU FREE, LIES WILL PUT YOU INTO PRISON - Nelson M. Lubao
The tallest tale you can tell is somebody's truth. - Marty Rubin
A story is not a thing. A story is an act. It only exists in the brief moment of its telling. The question you must ask is what a story has the power to do. The truth of something you do is very different from the truth of something you know. - Matthew J. Kirby
It is a tragedy of modern life that the light of truth scares the society much more than the darkness of ignorance. - Abhijit Naskar
In truth, people know very little about each other. I only know as much about you as I know about myself. - Vironika Tugaleva
Understanding is a three edged sword: your side, their side, and the truth. - J. Michael Straczynski
When you’re given the gift of truth, you spend a lot of time trying to tone it down because it is already offensive enough. - Shannon L. Alder
There is no mystery. Truth is here - always present. Mystery is in the mind and mind is a myth. - Rashmit Kalra
The truth is always an abyss. One must as in a swimming pool dare to dive from the quivering springboard of trivial everyday experience and sink into the depths, in order to later rise again laughing and fighting for breath to the now doubly illuminated surface of things. - Franz Kafka
Nature is the reality, diverging from the nature counts runny from the truth, live on nature, walk under trustworthness - Wilson M. Mukama
Writing is mostly a case of mood management. The emotion you have is not absolute, it is temporary. It may be useful, but it is not the truth. It is not you. - Anne Enright
We can all become God`s agent of change by the power of God`s truth. - Sunday Adelaja
Contradiction is not a sign of falsity, nor the lack of contradiction a sign of truth. - Blaise Pascal
Risk! Risk anything! Care no more for the opinions of others, for those voices. Do the hardest thing on earth for you. Act for yourself. Face the truth. - Katherine Mansfield
The fishhook catches the fish; the truth catches the lie; the death catches the life; the love catches the hate! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Proclaim the truth and do not be silent through fear. - Catherine of Siena
Coachable people seek out those who speak truth to them, even if it is a painful truth, because it protects them and it makes them a better person and leader. - Gary Rohrmayer
If the truth doesn't save us, what does that say about us? - Lois McMaster Bujold
Truth, like surgery, may hurt, but it cures. - Han Suyin
Truth is on the side of the oppressed. - Malcolm X
I resent being lied to because a lie doesn't only undermine the value of the truth, but it further denies the liar a fair chance for honesty. - Gugu Mona
To get inspiration, go to the nature; for silence, go to the nature; to question the meaning of life, go to the nature; to feel the existence, go to the nature; to protect your mind, to reach the truth, to think about the universe go to the nature! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Have patience awhile; slanders are not long-lived. Truth is the child of time; erelong she shall appear to vindicate thee. - Immanuel Kant
The highest form of education teaches us to find the truth by searching with love, harmony, and gratitude. - Debasish Mridha
Spirituality [Nischay] means complete truth and worldly interactions means truth to a certain extent. - Dada Bhagwan
Truth can win you many enemies, but it also rewards you with some die-hard friends - Alok Jagawat
In a time of universal deceit, telling the truth is a revolutionary act. - George Orwell
People sometimes get so lost in their own beliefs that they fail to gain truth and understanding. You can't get the whole picture just by relying on your own perception. Never be afraid of the truth. - Amaka Imani Nkosazana
Christians should never have a political party. It is a huge mistake to become married to an ideology, because the greatest enemy of the gospel is ideology. Ideology is a man-made format of how the world ought to work, and Christians instead believed in the revealing truth Scripture. - Charles W. Colson
Tell the truth through whichever veil comes to hand but tell it. Resign yourself to the lifelong sadness that comes from never ­being satisfied. - Zadie Smith
Since truth is often stranger than fiction, fiction needs to be pretty weird. - Erik Meyer
It is hard to believe that a man is telling the truth when you know that you would lie if you were in his place. - H. L. Mencken
A technique succeeds in mathematical physics, not by a clever trick, or a happy accident, but because it expresses some aspect of a physical truth.
All your lies became truth of my life! - Balkrishn Sanmotra
Without accepting the fact that everything changes, we cannot find perfect composure. But unfortunately, although it is true, it is difficult for us to accept it. Because we cannot accept the truth of transience, we suffer. - Shunryu Suzuki
Can't you see? Before you knew the truth, we were happy. What's the god in ferreting out the truth all that time? It's always unpleasant.""Is it only lies that are Pleasant?""Usually. That's why people tell them. To make life bearable. - Penelope Mortimer
Art is the lie that enables us to realize the truth. - Pablo Picasso
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
Truth is beauty - Lisi Harrison
a crooked truth is far straight than a straight lie - Ernest Agyemang Yeboah
The truth doesn't mind being told every once in a while. - Alysha Speer
Every one wishes to have truth on his side, but it is not everyone sincerely wishes to be on the side of truth.
The best friend of truth is time while the best friend of a leader is results. - Orrin Woodward
Truth has to be credible or it makes as much trouble as any lie! - Sidney Howard
Our spiritual history is the history of God-ventriloquists! The truth is that the voice of God is the voice of cunning Man, the ventriloquist's voice! - Mehmet Murat ildan
We never know when our last day on earth will be. So, love with full sincerity, believe with true faith, and hope with all of your might. Better to have lived in truth and discovered life, than to have lived half heartedly and died long before you ever ceased breathing. - Cristina Marrero
If you're teaching, say, physics, there's no point in persuading a student that you're right. You want to encourage them to find out what the truth is, which is probably that you're wrong. - Noam Chomsky
The truth is that as you are building your small business, still that small business needs to experience some form of increase and growth - Sunday Adelaja
Poetry comes nearer to vital truth than history. - Plato
you are the builder of your future, the creator of your destiny. Therefore, do not swerve from the path of truth........ - Tanu Reshma B Singh
Do not except anything as love without truth because love and truth have always been best friends. - Shannon L. Alder
I do not know who God is; but I have witnessed the Healing Power of Love, the Beauty of Nature, and the Wisdom of my Soul. If God can be understood in those terms, then don't you think, we all have already found the truth? I feel humanity needs to Stop Searching and Start Living the Truth. - Manprit Kaur
Remember, today’s truth could be tomorrow’s absurdity. - Debasish Mridha
You don’t have to feed the lie if you don’t want it to. If you make it credible it will become that, but only in your mind and only as disproportionate as you’ve decided it is. Truth has a way of being more persistent and if the two ever meet, truth will win. - Howard L. Salter
If the truth be known coronary artery disease is a toothless paper tiger that need never ever exist and if it does exist it need never ever progress. - Dr. Esselstyn
We are alone by birth, but we conceal the truth from ourselves till death. - Junaid Raza
It's a basic truth of the human condition that everybody lies. The only variable is about what. The weird thing about telling someone they're dying is it tends to focus their priorities. You find out what matters to them. What they're willing to die for. What they're willing to lie for. - David Shore
The aim of science is to discover and illuminate truth. And that, I take it, is the aim of literature, whether biography or history... It seems to me, then, that there can be no separate literature of science. - Rachel Carson
It wasn't until I look inside myself that I found the truth of it all. - Anthony L. Williamms
The truth isn't always beauty, but the hunger for it is. - Nadine Gordimer
...But first appearances are often deceptive. Not everything monstrous looking is evil, and not everything fair is good...and in every fairytale, there is a grain of truth. - Andrzej Sapkowski
Sealing your lips makes your eyes talk Truth creeps beneath your lame feet’s walk Knees stiffen when blood vessels stalk A pounding heart’s lies hard as rock - Munia Khan
Speak your truth, create your path, love your journey. - Amy Daumit
When someone else's truth is the same as your truth, and he seems to be saying it just for you, that's great. - Charles Bukowski
I Lie and that's the Truth - Lebogang Lynx Bopape
I have always noticed that people will never laugh at anything that is not based on truth. - Will Rogers
The truth is ladies...Good men are an endangered specie. So if you have a good man dont shuffle your KING for a JOKER. - Crystal Evans
The truth is that there are such things as Christian tears, and too few of us ever weep them. - John R.W. Stott
No one believes a liar even when he tells the truth - Aesop
Illusions mistaken for truth are the pavement under our feet. They are what we call civilization. - Barbara Kingsolver
I believe that truth is the glue that holds government together , not only our government but civilization itself. That bond, though strained, is unbroken at home and abroad. - Gerald R. Ford
In love there is truth, and in truth there is peace. - A.D. Posey
Truth is for life; lies are for entertainment. - M Chapman
When a falsehood is coveted long enough, it becomes the truth that sustains its own existence. - E.B. Hudspeth
Your problem is how you are going to spend this one and precious life you have been issued. Whether you're going to spend it trying to look good and creating the illusion that you have power over circumstances, or whether you are going to taste it, enjoy it and find out the truth about who you are. - Anne Lamott
Speak the truth, but leave immediately after. - Slovenian Proverb
The singular truth and purpose of being alive- joy. Indestructible, perpetual joy. - Dipan Vaishnav
Good is never accomplished except at the cost of those who do it, truth never breaks through except through the sacrifice of those who spread it. - John Henry Newman
Understanding and knowledge are completely different sensations in the realm of Truth than they are in the realm of society. - Idries Shah
In truth, I am nothing but a plodding mediocrity please observe, a plodding mediocrity for a mere mediocrity does not go very far, but a plodding one gets quite a distance. There is joy in that success, and a distinction can come from courage, fidelity and industry. - Benjamin N. Cardozo
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
I told my wife the truth. I told her I was seeing a psychiatrist. Then she told me the truth: that she was seeing a psychiatrist, two plumbers, and a bartender. - Rodney Dangerfield
Truth and facts are woven together. However, sometimes facts can blind you from seeing what is actually going on in someone’s life. - Shannon L. Alder
Do not deny the truth. - Lailah Gifty Akita
Truth can never be told so as to be understood and not be believed. - William Blake
A rich man's lie has more validity than a poor man's truth in a materialistc world - rassool jibraeel snyman
When in doubt, tell the truth. - Mark Twain
But tales like this must not be taken as truth. You must remind yourself that it is hard to tell where truth ends and a lie begins. So listen all you like, but disbelieve all you hear...You are in the city of lies. - Arlene J. Chai
Sometimes, reality is the illusion, and the truth only visible where our eyes can’t see.- Lady Lalaigne - Jeanine Henning
Truth is its own defense, therefore if something can’t speak for itself, it’s not truth. - Craig D. Lounsbrough
If you speak the truth, have a foot in the stirrup. - Turkish proverb
People think change in life is suppose to make you happy; the truth is change is scary. - Abdulazeez Henry Musa
I always tell the truth. Even when I lie. - Al Pacino
Truth is the one which is not generally spoken. Truth can be discomforting. - Saurabh Gupta Earth5R
As you become more aligned with the truth of who you are, the question of liking yourself goes away. It is a natural state of being. - Rachel Archelaus
We can be safe and live with other defined truths exemplified by a capital T or we can change and with our limited time experience truth with a small t, seeking our own understanding, which can change with new awareness. - David W. Earle
All that is straight lies. All truth is crooked; time itself is a circle. - Friedrich Nietzsche
Dignity is never silent. It has a voice, heart and soul. Truth and courage is its foundation. It will stand against the masses and speak the truth. Because every great person has always done what others found fear in doing. - Shannon L. Alder
Art is nothing but the expression of our dream; the more we surrender to it the closer we get to the inner truth of things, our dream-life, the true life that scorns questions and does not see them. - Franz Marc
So very difficult a matter is it to trace and find out the truth of anything by history. - Plutarch
Lying is not a sin, since there has never been a law-maker or philosopher who could determine what truth is. I lie for the fun of it. I lie for the fear of the gravity of life. I lie out of boredom. How can anyone who has more fantasy than the Catholic evening paper get by without lying? - Iwan Goll
Search the truth for yourself. - Lailah Gifty Akita
Rejecting God's truth b/c of mankind's hypocrisy is like rejecting mathematical truth b/c mankind's incompetence. - Orrin Woodward
There can be no spirituality, no sanctity, no truth without the female sex. - Diane Frolov and Andrew Schneider
Whoever is careless with the truth in small matters cannot be trusted with important matters - Albert Einstein
Basically all the religions,sciences and powers of the world boil down to a simple truth. The Best Story Teller will win in the end! - Stanley Victor Paskavich
Apathy is unconditional surrender where we are driven into hiding by unrealistic fear, and firmly held there by the misinformed belief that we are helpless to do anything other than hide. Therefore, apathy survives solely on lies and can be completely abated by truth. - Craig D. Lounsbrough
So it is more useful to watch a man in times of peril, and in adversity to discern what kind of man he is; for then at last words of truth are drawn from the depths of his heart, and the mask is torn off, reality remains. - Titus Lucretius Carus
I have come to believe that the whole world is an enigma, a harmless enigma that is made terrible by our own mad attempt to interpret it as though it had an underlying truth. - Umberto Eco
Truth is what reconciles thought and experience. - Raheel Farooq
The truth may be out there, but the lies are inside your head. - Terry Pratchett
Speak the truth do not become angered and give when asked, even be it a little. By these three conditions one goes to the presence of the gods. - Gautama Buddha
Truth stands the test of time; lies are soon exposed.
Socialism failed because it couldn't tell the economic truth; capitalism may fail because it couldn't tell the ecological truth. - Lester Brown
Opinions are many, but there is only one truth. Don’t get lost in opinions. - Debasish Mridha M.D.
I am certain of nothing but the holiness of the heart's affections and the truth of imagination. What the imagination seizes as beauty must be truth - whether it existed before or not. - John Keats
The truth ain't pretty. That's how you can identify it. - The Unit
The things that are essential to salvation are so exceedingly simple that no child need sit down in despair of understanding the things which make for his peace. Christ crucified is not a riddle for sages, but a plain truth for plain people. True it is meat for men, but it is also milk for babes. - Charles Haddon Spurgeon
It is in the darkest hour, when we are faced with our deepest most wrenching fears, that we are given the greatest strength. The choice is whether we succumb to the fear or rise with courage to face our truth and shine our brilliance as our sword of valor. - Monika Zands
The truth needs so little rehearsal. - Barbara Kingsolver
God is peace, bliss, beauty and truth. Focus your energy on that, life will be like that. - Amit Ray
There is only one truth, and that is love, all others are a byproduct. - Debasish Mridha
The Dreamer awakesThe shadow goes byThe tale I have told you,That tale is a lie.But listen to me,Bright maiden, proud youthThe tale is a lie;What it tells is the truth. - Traditional folktale ending
Such is the power of truth that even the slightest whisper of it can handily drown out the most boisterous of lies, which may explain why in many instances God only needs to whisper. - Craig D. Lounsbrough
I wish to approach truth as closely as is possible, and therefore I abstract everything until I arrive at the fundamental quality of objects. - Piet Mondrian
God wants you to face the reasons why you separate yourself from Him. He will show you what you fear, what you need, and what you desire. He will inventory your beliefs and values, and help you line them up with His truth. - Michael Barbarulo
Humans are the villains, they are the killers. That's the truth.... for god sake! - Deyth Banger
He who is caught in a lie is not believed when he tells the truth. - Spanish Proverb
What is hope? nothing but the paint on the face of Existence; the least touch of truth rubs it off, and then we see what a hollow-cheeked harlot we have got hold of. - Lord Byron
My discourse leads to the truth; the mind is great and guided by this teaching is able to arrive at some understanding. When the mind has understood all things and found them to be in harmony with what has been expounded by the teachings, it is faithful and comes to rest in that beautiful faith. - Hermes Trismegistus
Tell the truth no matter who it hurts. - Zarina Bibi
The truth hurts, only when it can heal. - Rob Liano
We must speak truth to power and confront ignorance with facts. - DaShanne Stokes
Truth will screw with you every which way, before it lets you to be anywhere near itself. - Fakeer Ishavardas
Without free speech no search for truth is possible... no discovery of truth is useful... Better a thousandfold abuse of free speech than denial of free speech. The abuse dies in a day, but the denial slays the life of the people, and entombs the hope of the race. - Charles Bradlaugh
Indeed the dictum that truth always triumphs over persecution, is one of those pleasant falsehoods which men repeat after one another till they pass into common places, but which all experience refutes. - John Stuart Mill
The truth is that thinking crates problems, it doesn't solve them. - Marty Rubin
Mistakes are, after all, the foundations of truth, and if a man does not know what a thing is, it is at least an increase in knowledge if he knows what it is not. - C.G. Jung
Find the truth and forget the mistake. - Debasish Mridha
If words are the truth, what is living for? - Marty Rubin
A lie can travel half way around the world while the truth is putting on its shoes. - Mark Twain
The truth came to me-a great revelation, showing me that I have a child to the Jones whole and perfect mind, created to express the health that God with. - Myrtle Filmore
I had the good fortune and opportunity to come home and to tell the truth; many soldiers, like Pat Tillman… did not have that opportunity. The truth of war is not always easy. The truth is always more heroic than the hype. - Jessica Lynch
Bigotry dwarfs the soul by shutting out the truth. - Edwin Hubbell Chapin
To live a lie may allow us to avoid the truth, but the real lie lays in believing that we can avoid the truth in the first place. - Craig D. Lounsbrough
It's not enough to listen to their words. You have to mine their silences for buried ore. It's often only in the lies that we refuse to speak that truth can be heard at all. - Karen Marie Moning
sometimes we doubt the truth in the face of this earth, but not to worry. the important thing is to follow your conscience to walk in the truth - Handi Priyono
When humanity stops confusing the construct with the Kingdom - we'll begin to recognize the Truth. - Dana Gore
More often than not, a statist's argument against Anarchism boils down to an unwillingness to take control and responsibility for their own lives, actions, and communities. The sad truth is that the human animal has been domesticated to the point where it actually fears Liberty. - Dane Whalen
I guess I'm pretty much of a lone wolf. I don't say I don't like people at all but, to tell you the truth I only like it then if I have a chance to look deep into their hearts and their minds. - Bela Lugosi
NO TRUTH, NO LIGHTNo truth, no equality. No equality, no justice. No justice, no peace. No peace, no love. No love, only darkness. - Suzy Kassem
I am glad that I can tell the truth, for lies are a form of theft; the liar steals from another person's trust. There are liars all over the world who have grown rich on the trust they have stolen. - Najaf Mazari
We have truth in order not to die of art. - Steve Aylett
You are the ultimate truth of your life. Everything that happens to you depends on you and your thoughts. - Debasish Mridha
There is no absolute truth. There is only your truth. - Debasish Mridha
It's more cruel to give someone false hope than telling the bitter truth - Unknown
We can lie in the language of dress or try ot tell the truth; but unless we are naked and bald, it is impossible to be silent.
A joke is a good camouflage. Next best comes sentiment... But the best camouflage of all - in my opinion - is the plain and simple truth. Because nobody ever believes it. - Max Frisch
You never know how much you really believe anything until its truth or falsehood becomes a matter of life and death to you. - C.S. Lewis
There are three realities of life. The reality that you hold, as your individual’s perspective, the actual reality, and the ultimate truth, out of which your perspective and the actual reality take place. - Roshan Sharma
When someone reacts violently and aggressively, it only goes to demonstrate the lack of truth, trust and confidence in oneself and issue that we are defending. It rather portrays the guilt, shame and self anger for defending the indefensible. - Vishwas Chavan
When a thing is funny, search it for a hidden truth. - George Bernard Shaw
Absolute is infinite so there is no absolute truth. There is truth that you can see in infinite ways and make your own. - Debasish Mridha
Put no limit to your thinking or you can never go far and never find the truth! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Love ~ Truth ~ Freedom are three words that mean the same, and none may exist without the other present. - Alexia Penteleόn de aRcturi
I willingly accept Cassandra's fateTo speak the truth, although believed too late. - Anne Killigrew
If you are unable to find the truth right where you are, where else do you expect to find it? - Dōgen
REPORTER, n. A writer who guesses his way to the truth and dispels it with a tempest of words. "More dear than all my bosom knows, O thou Whose 'lips are sealed' and will not disavow!" So sang the blithe reporter-man as grew Beneath his hand the leg-long "interview." Barson Maith - Ambrose Bierce
It's like people care more about their pride than about what's correct, about the truth. - Terry Pratchett
The fires of hell may be made of the very love of God, experienced as torture by those who hate him: the very light of God's truth, hated and fled from in vain by those who love darkness. - Peter Kreeft
But the whole thing, after all, may be put very simply. I believe that it is better to tell the truth than to lie. I believe that it is better to be free than to be a slave. And I believe that it is better to know than be ignorant. - H. L. Mencken
See, in my line of work you got to keep repeating things over and over and over again for the truth to sink in, to kind of catapult the propaganda. - George W. Bush
Justice is truth in action.~ BENJAMIN DISRAELI, speech, Feb. 11, 1851 - Benjamin Disraeli
Time is the mother of truth. - Khalid Masood
I offer my opponents a bargain: if they will stop telling lies about us, I will stop telling the truth about them - Adlai E. Stevenson II
Occasionally he stumbled over the truth, but hastily picked himself up and hurried on as if nothing had happened. - Winston S. Churchill
There is no man on this earth that has the right to tell you how beautiful you are, for no words we use has enough power to tell that truth. Your beauty can only be describe by the heavens above in a language none of us know. - Vincent Edwards
Truth I have no trouble with, it's the facts I get all screwed up.
A lie's true power cannot be accurately measured by the number of people who believe its deception when it is told, it must be measured by the number of people who will go out after hearing it trying to convince others of its truth. - Dennis Sharpe
Truth never damages a cause that is just. - Mahatma Gandhi
If the truth is Impermissible, then we'll eventually be breaking all the rules. - Aireen C. Pontillo
We must never forget that art is not a form of propaganda; it is a form of truth. - John F. Kennedy
The ideals which have always shone before me and filled me with the joy of living are goodness, beauty, and truth. To make a goal of comfort or happiness has never appealed to me; a system of ethics built on this basis would be sufficient only for a herd of cattle. - Albert Einstein
Truth persuades by teaching, but does not teach by persuading. - Tertullian
I hear many people share with me that they just 'have to do this thing' before they can relax and slow down.The truth is that taking the time to be still and reflective actually increases productivity and gives more joy to what you're doing when it's time to take action again. - Maria Erving
In all debates, let truth be thy aim, not victory, or an unjust interest. - William Penn
The search for truth begins with the doubt of all 'truths' in which one has previously believed.
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. - C. S. Lewis
Good writing is remembering detail. Most people want to forget. Don't forget things that were painful or embarrassing or silly. Turn them into a story that tells the truth. - Paula Danziger
I tell you the truth, if you will leave your life based on the whims and caprices of men, you shall be like the corn in popcorn machine - Ernest Agyemang Yeboah
A man who works beyond the surface of things, though he may be wrong himself, yet he clears the way for others and may make even his errors subservient to the cause of truth. - Edmund Burke
The lucky ones are those who take every opportunity and turn every life experience onto truth seeking adventure. They end up full filled with deeper dimensions of pleasure and spirit satisfaction.~Inspired by: Rania Rageh~ - Sameh Elsayed
I believe in one truth is horror, truth puts you in the darkness and it's difficult to find way out, lies are the lightness you hear the stuff which you want to hear. - Deyth Banger
I am passionate about the truth. Passion is very different from fundamentalism. - Richard Dawkins
I said once that lies have no rights against truth. I was wrong. In daily life, it's the truth that's disenfranchised. What fits the popular narrative, what makes an observer happy with the consistency of events, is what is believed. - Adrian Lamo
I want you all to stand like the Muslims who stood with La ilaaha ilalla for Truth and Right - Imran Khan
The law of cause and effect gets clear to you, when you realize the eternal truth within you. The failure or success with life is only because of, getting away and coming closer to the natural process of life. - Roshan Sharma
The truth is the kindest thing we can give folks in the end. - Harriet Beecher Stowe
Yes, looking through the eyes of literature we may talk about the beauty of sadness! But in the eyes of truth, sadness is just saddening; there is no beauty there, only a touching desperation! - Mehmet Murat ildan
The poet's job is to put into words those feelings we all have that are so deep, so important, and yet so difficult to name, to tell the truth in such a beautiful way, that people cannot live without it. - Jane Kenyon
The first and last thing required of genius is the love of truth. - Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
New knowledge is the most valuable commodity on earth. The more truth we have to work with, the richer we become. - Kurt Vonnegut
The marvel of our Bible never shows more marvellous than at such times, when you see it in deed and in truth the Sword of the Spirit, and it cuts. - Amy Carmichael
المثقف من حمل الحقيقة في وجه القوة ('cultured from carrying the truth in the face of power') - Noam Chomsky
The key to wisdom is this -- constant and frequent questioning ... for by doubting we are led to question and by questioning we arrive at the truth. - Pierre Abélard
All perception of truth is the detection of an analogy. - Henry David Thoreau
Some say that to believe in destiny is to dismiss the role of free will. That self-determination cannot prevail in the presence of fate. When the truth is, the only part of destiny we can control is the fate we choose for another. - Emily Thorne
Democrasy comes into grave danger when truth is no longer spoken to power. - Paul Bamikole
Smartass Disciple: What were you thinking when the truth is revealed unto you?Master of Stupidity: I wasn't thinking. I was having sex when it came to my mind. - Toba Beta
A lie can travel halfway around the world while the truth is putting on its shoes. - Mark Twain
Literature is where I go to explore the highest and lowest places in human society and in the human spirit, where I hope to find not absolute truth but the truth of the tale, of the imagination, and of the heart. - Salman Rushdie
Wealth will always find their way out of societies where truth and honesty are not established into the societies where there are principles of honesty and truth. - Sunday Adelaja
If thinking and reason crack under pressure of emotional convulsions or when commissioned facts are resulting from fibs and fake constructions, truth may be in great peril. ( Blame storming) - Erik Pevernagie
Words that are spoken are not TRUE,Feelings alone speak the TRUTH. - Sarvesh Murthi .D .D
Strictly speaking, nothing that’s said is true. (Though one can be the truth, one can’t ever say it.) - Susan Sontag
If you see any country that is advanced and developed today, it is because that society is fundamentally based on principles of truth and honesty. - Sunday Adelaja
If you do not read and listen to the opposite ideas, you can always remain a stupid person! Opposite ideas, however contrary they may sound, are your greater chances on the way to truth! - Mehmet Murat ildan
A feminist is any woman who tells the truth about her life. - Virginia Woolf
I have faith that all is well, that all good things come to me in Divine timing. I can relax and surrender to the truth that I am divinely guided and cared for. - Eileen Anglin
When confidence is deemed arrogance..Happiness and joy deemed showing off self..Strong words deemed mere big talk and rhetoric..Small minds..only time will prove and show the truth.. - Abha Maryada Banerjee
What did I hope to gain from my game and from putting my parents through all this? The truth is that I loved to play. My body was fit and my mind raring to go. But I also hoped that I would get a government job through the sports quota. - M.C. Mary Kom
Mathematics, rightly viewed, possesses not only truth, but supreme beauty - a beauty cold and austere, like that of sculpture. - Bertrand Russell
Beauty often seduces us on the road to truth. - David Shore
[T]here's no bad day that can't be overcome by listening to a barbershop quartet; this is just truth, plain and simple. - Chuck Sigars
I recalled thinking...His freakishly tidy side could be a problem. To say that neatness was not my strong suit would be a crime against, well, the truth. - Betsy Cook Speer
Feelings could override facts, as facts could alter feelings. Choose the truth first, rather than following after feelings. - Anthony Liccione
With faith, you may get stuck in a very big lie and may lose the truth forever; but with doubt, you can always reach the truth! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Humility is truth, therefore in all sincerity we must be able to look up and say, "I can do all things in Him who strengthens me." By yourself you can do nothing, have nothing but sin, weakness and misery. All the gifts of nature and grace you have them from God. - Mother Teresa
When we connect with our personal authenticity and truth, the vitality that is triggered becomes an eternal spring of regenerative passion that continues to expand our experience. - Heidi Reagan
The truth remains itself, even the human minds cannot see it. - Marieta Maglas
Blind party loyalty will be our downfall. We must follow the truth wherever it leads. - DaShanne Stokes
Never let your perspective change the truth. The truth should always change your perspective. - Stephen D. Matthews
In a heated argument we are apt to lose sight of the truth. - Publilius Syrus
The truth, he thought, has never been of any real value to any human being - it is a symbol for mathematicians and philosophers to pursue. In human relations kindness and lies are worth a thousand truths. - Graham Greene
Lady, I do not make up things. That is lies. Lies are not true. But the truth could be made up if yo know how. And that's the truth. - Lily Tomlin
Most paths of self-correction purposely increase the effort and struggle to achieve these states or vibrations. They insist that you must ‘earn it’ or ‘handle it’ or ‘surrender to it’ or ‘get it’ when the truth is you already have immediate access to all of it. - Frank Natale
In times of universal deceit, telling the truth becomes a revolutionary act. - George Orwell
truth never perishes (Veritas numquam perit) - seneca
It has been said, 'the truth will make men free.' The truth alone has never made anyone free. It is only doubt which will bring mental emancipation. - Anton Szandor LaVey
Open the curtains of your mind, my friend; let the world know who you are! Do not hide your ideas; set them free, let them free! Open the curtains! Feel no fear! If there is truth in your ideas, you become invincible! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Your truth is what you can make your own mind believe. Be careful! Believe only that which is your truth and not that which has been said to you. - Debasish Mridha
Honesty is more than not lying. It is truth telling, truth speaking, truth living, and truth loving. - James E. Faust
Error always addresses the passions and prejudices; truth scorns such mean intrigue, and only addresses the understanding and the conscience.
A successful lie is doubly a lie; an error which has to be corrected is a heavier burden than the truth. - Dag Hammarskjold
The right to search for the truth implies also a duty; one must not conceal any part of what one has recognized to be the truth. - Albert Einstein
Lenin only believes in the revolution and in the virtue of expediency.'One must be prepared for every sacrifice, to use, if necessary, every stratagem, ruse, illegal method, to be determined to conceal the truth, for the sole purpose of accomplishing, despite everything, the communist task'. - Albert Camus
Dreamers are mocked as impractical. The truth is they are the most practical, as their innovations lead to progress and a better way of life for all of us. - Robin S. Sharma
Tell the truth about any situation & you are delivered from lack of progress, but become hypocritical or lying, and you may be in bondage for life. - Auliq-Ice
Don’t drown yourself in the pool of lies; fly high on the clouds of truth. - Vinita Kinra
I have always been afraid... Always been pretending to follow you closely, alwyas been pretending to sharpen my teeth, when the truth is, I am ... scared to death just treading on your shadow. - Tite Kubo
A person cannot tell the truth, if they don't live the truth & they can't live the truth, if they don't know the truth_ Cutting Truths - Michael Levy
We are citizens who love to fake life than dig deep into our reality to discover the truth and make amends and correct our own wrongdoings, because we are reluctant to learn from our past. - Nilantha Ilangamuwa
I've Learned To Accept that one is never as great or terrible as they are made to feel, and the truth lies somewhere in between. - K.J. Kilton
The Truth Is That Existence Wants Your Life To Become A Festival Because When You Are Unhappy, You Also Throw Unhappiness All Around. - Osho
It is when you lose sight of yourself, that you lose your way. To keep your truth in sight you must keep yourself in sight and the world to you should be a mirror to reflect to you your image; the world should be a mirror that you reflect upon. - C. JoyBell C.
Knowing the truth is important, but following the truth is much more important. - Debasish Mridha
Another possible source of guidance for teenagers is television, but television's message has always been that the need for truth, wisdom and world peace pales by comparison with the need for a toothpaste that offers whiter teeth *and* fresher breath. - Dave Barry
If i believe my truth is true and you believe your truth is true,what if my truth says yours is a lie.is it still true? - Lecrea
Sometimes the truth will hurt and a lie will set you free; just as a lie will hurt and the truth will set you free. - Anthony Liccione
The greatest friend of Truth is time, her greatest enemy is Prejudice, and her constant companion Humility. - Charles Caleb Colton
The truth will make you odd. - Judy Blume
The problem with our culture is we cling to so many different truths. Yet, the truths that we cling to also depend on our point of view. Maybe, the journey to a truth that can be free of hatred, bias and injustice requires a journey of the soul to see all view points. - Shannon L. Alder
Whatever you believe to be true, whether it is true or not; if you believe it, then to you it becomes the truth. - Stella Payton
The audience knows the truth, the world is simple. It's miserable, solid all the way through. But if you could fool them, even for a second, then you can make them wonder, and then you got to see something really special. - Christopher Nolan
Hell says hallelujah when fools say amen without understanding or applying truth to their lives. - Eveth Colley
I am a lover of truth, a worshiper of freedom, a celebrant at the altar of language and purity and tolerance. - Stephen Fry
truth, like gold, is to be obtained not by its growth, but by washing away from it all that is not gold. - Leo Tolstoy
Once I stopped worrying about what people would think when they heard my truth, my truth set me free. - Deborah J. Monroe
I don't believe in God, I only believe in Al Pacino, and that's the truth. - Javier Bardem
Truth cannot be hidden.Love cannot be contained. - Matshona Dhliwayo
A writer is congenitally unable to tell the truth and that is why we call what he writes fiction. - William Faulkner
Our love grows soft if it is not strengthened by truth, and our truth grows hard if it is not softened by love. - John R.W. Stott
On the path to truth, you can’t see many people; truth’s way is calm and quiet. Look around you, friend! Are there too many people on the path you walk? If there are, question your path! Get away from the crowds! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Truth speaks for itself if we’d just let it speak. - Craig D. Lounsbrough
As for the men in power, they are so anxious to establish the myth of infallibility that they do their utmost to ignore truth. - Boris Pasternak
The truth might hurt but lies hurt even more. - Rob Liano
Does not people's preoccupation these days with drugs, alcohol, medication and self deception prove that the truth not only hurts, but it is torture to bear? - James Turner
The history of our race, and each individual’s experience, are sown thick with evidence that a truth is not hard to kill and that a lie told well is immortal. - Mark Twain
It is a melancholy truth that even great men have their poor relations. - Charles Dickens
Truly, to tell lies is not honorable;but when the truth entails tremendous ruin,To speak dishonorably is pardonable. - Sophocles
In this treacherous worldNothing is the truth nor a lie.Everything depends on the colorOf the crystal through which one sees it - Pedro Calderón de la Barca
The only way to know the answer is by asking questions. Religion tries to suppress the questions asking (curiosity) because it can threaten its own existence. The truth is out there, go ask for it! - Saurabh Gupta Earth5R
Trust is the delusion of truth with ill fated consequences - Ivan Yelkin
There was no better way to sell a lie, she knew, than to sprinkle it with truth. - Kaede Lazares
Rivers, ponds, lakes and streams. They have different names but all contain water. Religions have different names, but all contain truth. - Muhammad Ali
It takes truth to live with a swiftly changing world. Nothing less than truth can survive. You cannot survive with anything less than truth. - L. Ron Hubbard
Poetry is seeing everything when there is only one thing. It is looking at a rose but seeing the stars, moons, seas, and trees. It is a truth beyond logic, an experience beyond thought. Poetry is the Earth pausing on its axis in order to manifest itself as a rose. - Kamand Kojouri
One must know oneself, if this does not serve to discover truth, it at least serves as a rule of life and there is nothing better. - Blaise Pascal
I am a firm believer in the people. If given the truth, they can be depended upon to meet any national crises. The great point is to bring them the real facts. - Abraham Lincoln
Never tell the truth to people who are not worthy of it. - Mark Twain
Selling a new lie is easy, but not so with un-teaching an old truth. - Geoffrey Wood
What you can believe with your heart is your truth. - Debasish Mridha
You cannot weave the truth from a string of lies - Fred Munoz
When you turn your back to the truth, the truth will soon appear before you! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Challenging the truth is like playing tennis against the wall! The defeat is inevitable! - Mehmet Murat ildan
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.
Ethical axioms are found and tested not very differently from the axioms of science. Truth is what stands the test of experience. - Albert Einstein
Be comforted! If there are people who can't stand to be around you, just remember that darkness hates light and deceit hates truth. - Alisa Hope Wagner
What the imagination seizes as beauty must be the truth. - John Keats
The painful truth about life is not death but death while you are alive. - Santosh Kalwar
A good story will always outlive the truth. - Marty Rubin
I am ready for the most exhilarating time of my life, discovery before me, negativity behind me, through the road to ruin, I will find within me, my most unshakeable truth. - Nikki Rowe
Whatever you tell; lie or truth, can both destroy or save you. - Michael Bassey Johnson
That eye which sees anything good in the creature is a blind eye; that eye which fancies it can discern anything in man, or anything in anything he can do to win the Divine favor, is as yet stone blind to the Truth of God, and needs to be lanced and cut, and the cataract of pride removed from it! - Charles Haddon Spurgeon
Truth like beauty seems to be in the eye and mind of the beholder - Helene Munson
Truth is, moments come to an end. That's how memories are created. - Tyconis D. Allison Ty
Betrayal is the only truth that sticks. - Arthur Miller
[Cornell University will be] an asylum for Science—where truth shall be sought for truth's sake, not stretched or cut exactly to fit Revealed Religion. - Andrew Dickson White
When truth becomes like a football that is kicked and tossed around by passers-by. That grieves God’s heart - Sunday Adelaja
Truth cage your freedom... you are not anymore free have this in mind. - Deyth Banger
Making peace with one's truth is to live in one’s own moment, moving passionately forward in joy. - Michelle Cruz-Rosado
Ye shall know the truth, and the truth shall make you free. - Bible
I never set out to write a book to change women's lives, to change history. It's like, 'Who, me?' Yes, me. I did it. And I'm not that different from other women. ... Maybe my power and glory was that I could speak my truth as a woman and it was the truth of every woman. - Betty Friedan
Modern scientific findings harmonize with revelation through the ages. No conflict exists between the gospel and any truth .... All true principles are a part of the gospel of Jesus Christ. There is no principle that we need to fear. - Spencer W. Kimball
Fame - a few words upon a tombstone, and the truth of those not to be depended on.
A truth is what it is. A lie, a thought out deception more brutal than a truth could ever be. - Charlotte Armstrong
Just tell the truth, and they'll accuse you of writing black humor. - Charles Willeford
Healing is that place where we step into 20 seconds of insane courage because we need to either close that door or hold it open. Regardless of the outcome, the truth is what sets you free never the fear of not knowing. - Shannon L. Alder
Do not believe a thing because you have read about it in a book. Do not believe a thing because another man has said it was true. Do not believe in words because they are hallowed by tradition. Find out the truth for yourself. Reason it out. That is realization. - Swami Vivekananda
The sword of life is the truth of salvation. - Lailah Gifty Akita
What can be labeled, packaged, mass produced is neither truth nor art. - Marty Rubin
Any great truth can -- and eventually will -- be expressed as a cliche -- a cliche is a sure and certain way to dilute an idea. For instance, my grandmother used to say, 'The black cat is always the last one off the fence.' I have no idea what she meant, but at one time, it was undoubtedly true. - Solomon Short
Never give up and never give in. The truth always finds a way to be told. - Shannon L. Alder
And whose fault was it that the boy swallowed down lies, when no one would feed him the truth? - Lois McMaster Bujold
Don't assume, ask. Be kind. Tell the truth. Don't say anything you can't stand behind fully. Have integrity. Tell people how you feel. - Warsan Shire
The truth is not for all men but only for those who seek it. - Ayn Rand
When your heart aligns with the truth of its energy, GRATITUDE sings your name, LOVE flows freely, and every bit of your being is awakened, breathing and moving in perfect HARMONY. - Angie karan
Truth exists: whatever a man not able to tell is actually a truth! - Thiruman Archunan
Math is the language of the head, music is the language of the heart. Of the two, it is music that speaks the most truth. - R.A.Delmonico
Speak your truth with grace and integrity, even though it might upset some people. You never know who else, besides yourself, it might help. - Leila Summers
Falsehood has an infinity of combinations, but truth has only one mode of being.
Knowing the Truth is not based on knowledge, but on being "it". - Vivian Amis
With the beginning of life, comes the thirst for truth, whereas the ability to lie is gradually acquired in the process of trying to stay alive. - Gao Xingjian
A thousand times I was ready to regret and take back my rash statement - yet it had been the truth. - Hermann Hesse
May we, in our dealings with all the peoples of the earth, ever speak the truth and serve justice. - Dwight D. Eisenhower
With an attitude of gratitude, you can't go wrong. You are already putting it out there into the universe that you are ready to receive more. This is the universal truth. Be thankful for what you have. Your life is already abundant. - Karen A. Baquiran
On Kwajalein, Louie and Phil leared a dark truth known to the doomed in Hitler's death camps, the slaves of the American South, and a hundred other generations of betrayed people. Dignity is as essential to human life as water, food, and oxygen. - Laura Hillenbrand
Freedom had been hunted round the globe; reason was considered as rebellion; and the slavery of fear had made men afraid to think. But such is the irresistible nature of truth, that all it asks, and all it wants, is the liberty of appearing. - Thomas Paine
The truth will form and fall apart again. - Sarah Slean
I have lost my faith, but I gained the truth! It is not important at all to lose your candle as long as you find a torch! - Mehmet Murat ildan
The Truth is found when men (and Women) are free to pursue it. - Franklin D. Roosevelt
The truth has not so much set us free as it has ripped away a carefully constructed facade, leaving us naked to begin again. - Lisa Unger
They say what doesn't kill u makes u stronger.. but truth is sometimes it does kill u, it kills a part of u then it makes u stronger. - Tilicia Haridat
Sleep on it until your thoughts are rational and your tongue is capable of speaking only kindness and truth. - Toni Sorenson
Oh, the truth I must tellIs I'm lonely as hellStill looking for myself - The Summer Set
If there is any kernel of truth in the religions we so deplore,and they are just a carnival of errors,the truth is that it's possible to sink into the present moment in such a way as to find it sacred and to cease to have a problem. - Sam Harris
National transformation is also attainable through the simple principle of Truth and Honesty - Sunday Adelaja
Just because something isn't a lie does not mean that it isn't deceptive. A liar knows that he is a liar, but one who speaks mere portions of truth in order to deceive is a craftsman of destruction. - Criss Jami
Truth is the ultimate power. When the truth comes around, all the lies have to run and hide. - Ice Cube
In short, do you keep pace with those around you, or do you decide yourself just how you will live your life? The truth is...only you are qualified to set your standards. Only you can determine how you should live and what you will finally expect from yourself. - Steve Goodier
The ending of sorrow is the beginning of wisdom. Knowledge is always within the shadow of ignorance. Meditation is freedom from thought and a movement in the ecstasy of truth. Meditation is explosion of intelligence. - Krishnamurti
Sacred soul searches to know the truth. - Lailah Gifty Akita
Truth leads to good deeds, and good deeds lead to Paradise. Falsehood leads to evil deeds, and evil deeds lead to the Fire. - Anonymous
Ye shall know the truth, and the truth shall make you mad. - Aldous Huxley
Truth is truth To the end of reckoning. - William Shakespeare
You're just another american who is willfully ignorant of the big red, white and blue dick being shoved up your asshole every day... The owners of this country know the truth... it's called the American dream because you have to be asleep to believe it! - George Carlin
The truth is cruel, but it can be loved and it makes free those who love it. - George Santayana
The truth may hurt but lies kill. - Anonomyus
The thing that grieves the heart of the Lord is when truth is ridiculed. When God doesn’t see men who stand in defense of the truth. - Sunday Adelaja
Why do I write? I write because I have to, because it is all I know, because it is my truth, because I am compelled, because I am driven to make the worldacknowledge that women like me exist, and we possess a dangerous wisdom. - Patrick Califia-Rice
Find truth inside you to find peace in the world. - Debasish Mridha
Most people gaze neither into the past nor the future; they explore neither truth nor lies. They gaze at the television. - Radiohead
Beauty is the expression of the hearts truth. - Debasish Mridha
I know many versions of truth that explain one fact. - Toba Beta
When honor and truth are at odds, let truth prevail.
Anyone who recommends attention to the moment as a prescription for grateful wonder is only telling half the truth. To be happy one must pay attention, but to be unhappy one must also have paid attention. - Philip Lopate
We all know that Art is not truth. Art is a lie that makes us realize truth at least the truth that is given us to understand. The artist must know the manner whereby to convince others of the truthfulness of his lies. - Pablo Picasso
There is your truth and there is my truth. As for the universal truth, it does not exist. - Amish Tripathi
Its not just your truth, Its my bad too... - Ar Rohit bhardwaj
The length of our lives are far shorter then we realise and half of the time when we become aware of such truth, we have lived most of it as someone else. - Nikki Rowe
The truth about life and lie about life is not measured by others but by your intuition, which never lies. - Santosh Kalwar
Love is the only truth and the only way; anything else is the manifestation of love. - Debasish Mridha
Our enemies are nearer the truth in their opinion of us than we are ourselves. - François de La Rochefoucauld
God doesn't always bring you the entire truth. He sometimes gives it to you in pieces, in order to learn. Regardless, it is the piece that you got today that will renew your faith for tomorrow. - Shannon L. Alder
The truth can be known or realized but cannot be change or modify. - Roshan Sharma
I do not know what I may appear to the world; but to myself I seem to have been only like a boy playing on the seashore, and diverting myself in now and then finding a smoother pebble or a prettier shell than ordinary, whilst the great ocean of truth lay all undiscovered before me. - Isaac Newton
Read at least one book a month. This is self-serving, obviously. It's a proven fact that people who read buy more books than people who don't read. In truth, I wish you'd read ten books a month, or at least buy that many. - Randy Pausch
I'd the upbringing a nun would envy and that's the truth. Until I was fifteen I was more familiar with Africa than my own body. - Joe Orton
If you say one lie enough times, it becomes truth people start to believe. (That's how it works - Extracted) - Deyth Banger
the worst thing about being lied to is knowing you weren't worth the truth. - Turcois Ominek
Nothing is more memorable than truth beautifully told. - Rick Julian
Pursuit of truth, not success, is the ultimate purpose of an illuminated life. - Debasish Mridha
It was a simple truth he had understood for years, people hurt others when they are hurt, and hurting them back won't make a damn difference. - Taylor Adams
The public will believe anything, so long as it is not founded on truth. - Edith Sitwell
Justice, love, truth, peace and harmony, a serene unity with science and the laws of the universe. - Luther Burbank
The truth, the all moving magic, the single handed spark of it all wasI found art. And this saved my life. - Mia Hollow
Science and Truth are simple phenomenon of nature, but it is the known that is preventing us from mastering the unknown. - Chandrakanth Natekar
To be free of insistence [free of forcing one's own opinion] is the path of Vitragta [attachment-free state, the enlightened one]. Quit insisting at all places. To even insist on the truth, God has considered it as ignorance. There is no insistence in ‘Us’ whatsoever! - Dada Bhagwan
Its like people care more abput their pride than about what's correct, about the truth. - Terry Pratchett
Defend the truth with all you might so that the people of the future do not learn a lie. - Auliq Ice
Spiritually is finding the truth in you. - Wes Adamson
A country cannot change, be transformed or developed as long as there is no truth and honesty as an everyday principle among the citizens of the nation. - Sunday Adelaja
Write about small, self-contained incidents that are still vivid in your memory. If you remember them, it's because they contain a larger truth that your readers will recognize in their own lives. Think small and you'll wind up finding the big themes in your family saga. - William Zinsser
The truth which sets men free is the truth which most men fear to accept. - Amit Abraham
It has been said that life only gives us what we can handle. But this is not the case. Life often kills us, that's the truth. But that's how phoenixes are born. - C. JoyBell C.
One achieves the Self-state (swa-artha) while searching for the highest truth (param-artha). The search for the highest truth is solely for the purpose of attaining the Self, and once the Self is attained there is no need to search for the highest truth. - Dada Bhagwan
Don't let your emotions get the best of you and blind you from the truth. - Seohyun
Keep Holding on there's no other way to comes to the truth. - Milagros Arce
This (Knowledge of Akram Vignan) is the ‘real’ thing and it is the absolute truth and the absolute truth is always functional (gives results). - Dada Bhagwan
I dream of a love in which two people share a passion to search together for some higher truth. Perhaps I should not call it love. Perhaps it's real name is friendship. - Irvin D. Yalom
The two greatest warriors are Truth and Time. Be sure to march behind, and not against, them. - Neel Burton
Our Heavenly Father did not form us and place us on this planet so that we would manage on our own. Neither does the popular saying, God helps those who help themselves, hold any water. The Truth is we all need help. Those who look strong and contained on the outside may not be so on the inside. - Eve Juurik
There is a universal truth that all successful people know: Nothing is ever done until you take action. - John Patrick Hickey
The spiritual path is an inward journey. On the spiritual path, the external life remains the same, but you begin the inward journey towards the truth. - Roshan Sharma
Knowledge is a destination. Truth, the journey. - Terry Goodkind
The true value of a man is not determined by his possession, supposed or real, of Truth, but rather by his sincere exertion to get to the Truth. - Gotthold Ephraim Lessing
I was like a boy playing on the sea-shore, and diverting myself now and then finding a smoother pebble or a prettier shell than ordinary, whilst the great ocean of truth lay all undiscovered before me. - Isaac Newton
Beauty is truth, truth beauty, --that is all Ye know on earth, and all ye need to know. - John Keats
The truth is like a lion; you don’t have to defend it. Let it loose; it will defend itself. - Augustine of Hippo
Michael: There's nothing here to fear.Lucifer: Well, there's always the truth. - Mike Carey
We live in ignorance in the darkness. But the light of the truth set us free. - Lailah Gifty Akita
That's the problem with revealing true truths. They make people uncomfortable. The truth should be grand and exotic, but mostly it isn't. Mostly it's uncomfortable. - Leslie Pietrzyk
when you build your life on a foundation of your authentic truth ~ you are fulfilled with joy and enduring peace, you feel you, the person you are meant to be - Angie karan
Archaeology is the search for fact... not truth. If it's truth you're looking for, Dr. Tyree's philosophy class is right down the hall. - George Lucas
To me art means power to sway people not with my words but with a mere picture. Art means expression, not my own but of the subjects. Art means truth; because when you see a picture you see all that is real. Art is exposure, showing things in a way they haven’t been seen before. - CV
A human being must have an auxiliary means of discovering the truth, a means that exists outside of his own belief or outside any alleged revelation. Otherwise…well, who’s to say he isn’t insane? - Michael Vito Tosto
Love without truth and honor is licentious in nature. Love without commitment is promiscuous and fleeting. Love without virtue and understanding is savage and selfish. Love without respect is short-lived. Love without these conditions is without God. - David W. Stevens
Each tear being shed holds a thousand pounds of truth. - Audrey Regan
The sinful nature of man is the same in every generation. Man naturally moves towards entropy. We are driven towards the carnal, mundane and the mediocre. We need a higher power, force and truth to deliver us from this entropic movement to self-destruction and pull us higher to greater values. - Sunday Adelaja
The pure and simple truth is rarely pure and never simple. - Oscar Wilde
Mercy and truth are met together: righteousness and peace have kissed each other. - Bible
You have always known they exist. Everyone feels their presence. Few know the truth. The world of Real Immortals is about to be revealed! - John T. Montgomery
The Coming of Wisdom with TimeThough leaves are many, the root is one;Through all the lying days of my youthI swayed my leaves and flowers in the sun;Now I may wither into the truth. - W.B. Yeats
Books and all forms of writing are terror to those who wish to suppress truth. - Wole Soyinks
Each and every one of us was created to carry out justice, judgment, truth and equity on the earth. It could be in different spheres of life, in various professions or in diverse gifting - Sunday Adelaja
Truth indeed rather alleviates than hurts, and will always bear up against falsehood, as oil does above water. - Miguel de Cervantes
No one can surely know what knowledge is without the presence of truth. - Sorin Cerin
Look after goodness and truth, beauty will look after herself. - Eric Gill
Good writers define reality; bad ones merely restate it. A good writer turns fact into truth; a bad writer will, more often than not, accomplish the opposite. - Edward Albee
Who taught you how to discern the Truth? Was it a big liar or a little liar or no liar at all? We cannot expect honesty from those we deal with if we don’t even know how to tell when we’re being lied to. - A. Antares
The color of truth is grey. - André Gide
Bad governments always lie because telling the truth requires honour and courage! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Truth -- An ingenious compound of desirability and appearance.
Of all the inanimate objects, of all men's creations, books are the nearest to us for they contain our very thoughts, our ambitions, our indignations, our illusions, our fidelity to the truth, and our persistent leanings to error. But most of all they resemble us in their precious hold on life. - Joseph Conrad
Even in the privacy of our own thoughts, we can’t sow lies and reap truth. - Katina Ferguson
A humble man will always receive the best that others have to offer; for he recognizes the truth - Jeremy Aldana
I mean, you want the truth as you wanna hear it? I can't do that. You couldn't afford me. - Keith Moon
Stop opposing the truths.The truth is truth no matter how you take it. It is not going to be changed for your inconvenience. - Bikash Bhandari
The only relationships that exist are based on truth. Everything else is just a mutual and isolating delusion. - Stefan Molyneux
She hadn't chosen him over all the others. The truth was that she hadn't even thought about anyone else. - Paolo Giordano
While your beliefs may change over time, the truth will not - Lenon Honor
Peace without truth is nothing but an illusion a deceptive misguidance which generates opportunities and problems to chew the sweet and bitter tastes of evil respectively. - Nilantha Ilangamuwa
Every divine promise is built upon four pillars; God's justice or holiness, which will not suffer Him to deceive; His grace or goodness, which will not suffer Him to forget; His truth, which will not suffer Him to change; and His power, which makes Him able to accomplish.
Earthly minds, like mud walls, resist the strongest batteries; and though, perhaps, somethimes the force of a clear argument may make some impression, yet they nevertheless stand firm, keep out the enemy, truth, that would captivate or disturbe them. - John Locke
I refuse to accept the view that mankind is so tragically bound to the starless midnight of racism and war that the bright daybreak of peace and brotherhood can never become a reality... I believe that unarmed truth and unconditional love will have the final word. - Martin Luther King Jr.
In the middle of the night, I saw chaos bleeding out of darkness and peace. Everything that was said and seen before seemed like a paradox. I saw the graves of lies breaking open and the truth crawling out silently into the cold hearts. - Akshay Vasu
No matter how plain a woman may be, if truth and honesty are written across her face, she will be beautiful. - Eleanor Roosevelt
He spoke in polished honesty free of liar's filth. He said the hardest words with an unshakable voice, a wide smile, with fear and doubt freezing over his core. The truth was the best route, but the truth could always be costly... another truth. A sad truth. - Hubert Martin
If anyone doesn't agree with you, the truth is on your side. - Michael Bassey Johnson
The truth is everything. - A.D. Posey
The only truth is that we cannot speak the truth . The only acceptable viewpoint is that we cannot express a viewpoint. - Murong Xuecun
Whoever lost the truth has lost him/her self. - Sorin Cerin
The truth is we're all dying, the lie is we're all living. - Anthony Liccione
Rather than love, than money, than fame, give me truth. I sat at a table where were rich food and wine in abundance, and obsequious attendance, but sincerity and truth were not; and I went away hungry from the inhospitable board. - Henry David Thoreau
Refusal to accept the truth is denial of divine self. - Lailah Gifty Akita
Neatness, madam, has nothing to do with the truth. The truth is quite messy, like a wind blown room. - William J. Harris
Only enemies speak the truth; friends and lovers lie endlessly, caught in the web of duty.
This institution will be based on the illimitable freedom of the human mind. For here we are not afraid to follow truth wherever it may lead, nor to tolerate any error so long as reason is left free to combat it. - Thomas Jefferson
I want to know the truth to set it free. - Debasish Mridha
As every reader knows in his or her heart, there is much more to truth than mere fact. - Alison Croggon
A lie travels round the world while truth is putting her boots on. - French proverb
Truth, like love and sleep, resents approaches that are too intense. - W.H. Auden
There are so many responses to the truth that would please the heart of our master. Heaven awaits only your decision. - Sunday Adelaja
Let us talk sense to the American people. Let us tell them the truth, that there are no gains without pains. - Adlai E. Stevenson Jr.
In order that all men may be taught to speak truth, it is necessary that all likewise should learn to hear it. - Samuel Johnson
An honest man speaks truth, don't expect him to speak sweet. - Amit Kalantri
There’s no blade sharper than the truth under the Sun, it’s enlightens the mind, releases the captives, condemns the guilty and spares the innocent; it’s the only weapon a hero ever needs to fight a war, the one which is conducted without a need of any Iron blade! - Marcus L. Lukusa
I am curious. I like to know the beauty of truth. - Debasish Mridha
The Protestants believe in the higher power through the truth they derive from the word of God. They got to know the truth and that truth set them free and they took the truth to the society and set their whole generation free. - Sunday Adelaja
Truth cannot be constructed. To live in ideology is, as Havel so eloquently reminds us, inevitably to live in a lie. Truth can only be revealed. We cannot be creators, only receptors. - James W. Sire
The truth, for me, is I do accept everyone. I believe people are going to be who they are going to be. Moreover, I strongly disagree that it is my place in life to judge who they are. Or to attempt to mold them into whom I believe they should become. - Paula Heller Garland
The truth is, Jesus didn't die for junk. - Kris Vallotton
Maybe the truth of it all is that we’re just too fearful to give our faith enough running room to realize that this precariously thin path that led us to the end of this life is dwarfed to obscurity by the infinitely vast byway that begins immediately on the other side. - Craig D. Lounsbrough
Only non-judgmental love can set you free—not truth. - Debasish Mridha
There is nothing so cunning as tangled deception. If you wish to seek out the truth, first uncover the lies that surround the illusion... - Virginia Alison
Truth stings; it takes the strong to face the truth. - Aniekee Tochukwu Ezekiel
Creative people, especially those who are just starting out, feel that they have to conform and be a mass-produced product in order to be noticed. The truth of the matter is that genuineness and unconventionality is often what helps make a mark on the world. - Veronika Carnaby
In war, truth is the first casualty. - Aeschylus
Seldom, very seldom, does complete truth belong to any human disclosure; seldom can it happen that something is not a little disguised, or a little mistaken. - Jane Austen
I am a humble but very earnest seeker after truth. - Mahatma Gandhi
If you allow the life to happen, by connecting with your inner world, then you don’t have to worry about the changes with your perception or the change in the outside world. All you have to do is to follow your inner truth, to reach to your destination. - Roshan Sharma
Try to understand, analyze and find the truth before believing. - Debasish Mridha
ACKNOWLEDGE, v.t. To confess. Acknowledgement of one another's faults is the highest duty imposed by our love of truth. - Ambrose Bierce
There are but few saints amongst scientists, as among other men, but truth itself is a goal comparable with sanctity.
People often find comfort in ignorance of illusions, but rarely find solace in the truth of reality. - Lionel Suggs
Blue skies or dark night, one truth still holds: God has you. And this is the promise He has made to you: He will never let you go. - Angela Thomas
I never did give anybody hell. I just told the truth and they thought it was hell. - Harry S Truman
All truth starts out as a wish; hence, reality is born from fairytale."from—"My Aquarius - Richelle E. Goodrich
Its strange how some people ignore the logic just because they believe what they like to believe and ignore the truth. - Auliq Ice
The relationship between truth and reason:"Truth cannot be reached by reason alone! - Maurice Blondel
You never find yourself until you face the truth. - Pearl Bailey
A lie runs until it is overtaken by the truth. - Cuban Proverb
There is no truth beyond perception. How you look at things is the truth for you. - Venugopal Gupta
Failure to find the truth is perhaps an intellectual defeat, but failure to look for the truth is an intellectual surrender. - Jakub Bożydar Wiśniewski
Honesty is to truth as prow is to stern. Honesty appears first and truth appears last. The interval between varies in direct proportion to the size of ship. With anything of size, truth takes a long time in coming. Sometimes it only manifests itself posthumously. - Haruki Murakami
Truth, with a capital T, was swapped for Fact with a capital F, then both lower-cased —facts the new trues. - Geoffrey Wood
I want to know the truth, however perverted that may sound.
lies, truth, loveI have always loved truth so passionately that I have often resorted to lying as a way of introducing it into the minds which were ignorant of it's charms. - Giacomo Casanova
Because in truth, my love, if you have thought of me once then I have thought of you a thousand times. You have captured my heart. It is yours. I am at your mercy now - Kamand Kojouri
You should not honor men more than truth. - Plato
What came to me later in those dark, dreaming hours put paid to that though and as always my mind led me treacherously back to the bleak and inescapable truth. There was no cure for what one had seen or done. - Hannah Blatchford
Lies run sprints, but the truth runs marathons. - Michael Jackson
I, too, have to end up worshipping at the altar where God’s name is truth. - Philip Novak
For 'tis a truth well known to most, That whatsoever thing is lost, We seek it, ere it comes to light, In every cranny but the right. - William Cowper
let us not love with words or tongue but with actions and in truth. - Victoria Bando
Don't be afraid," I said, "We belong together."I was immediatly overcome by the truth of my own words. - Stephenie Meyer
The ABC's success by Bob Proctor is one powerful book, such books are rare. Even sometimes it's hard to find a book which is based on somebody's experience... fantasy??For god sake, one drop truth which is about from 10% up to 20% and the other from 80% up to 90% it's a lie. - Deyth Banger
One of the sublimest things in the world is plain truth. - Edward Bulwer-Lytton
There is no other way of guarding oneself against flattery than by letting men understand that they will not offend you by speaking the truth; but when everyone can tell you the truth, you lose their respect. - Niccolo Machiavelli
If in other sciences we should arrive at certainty without doubt and truth without error, it behooves us to place the foundations of knowledge in mathematics. - Francis Bacon
The truth is helpless when up against perception - Zack W. Van
You are limitless! Accept this truth and soar to infinity. - Amy Leigh Mercree
We taste and feel and see the truth. We do not reason outselves into it. - William Butler Yeats
Some fail to bear in mind that everyone is sentenced to death. Death is a treacherous virus that strikes randomly. The only truth is that nobody is going to make it out alive. We are all living on probation and our expiry date is indefinite. ( Living on probation ) - Erik Pevernagie
The truth begins where trust ends. - Ivan Yelkin
If I saw my father's dead, great grand mother's dead and many other people's dead... So I can see and your's dead, I just see the planet without you. I just feel it, taste it, - it hurts me from this but this is the truth. - Deyth Banger
If you want to know the truth, he says, leaning forward like he’s getting ready to tell a really good story, it has to do with Kelsey. And the biggest lie of all.And that’s when I realize the thing about the truth. It always comes out, no matter what you do. - Lauren Barnholdt
Any fool can tell the truth, but it requires a man of some sense to know how to lie well. - Samuel Butler
All truth passes through 3 stages. First, it is ridiculed. Second, it is violently opposed. Third, it is accepted as being self-evident. - Arthur Schopenhauer
I'm a believer, I believe in God, I believe in truth, I believe in righteousness. - Nurudeen Ushawu
For it is better to drink a wholesome draught of truth from the humble vessel, than poison mixed with honey from a golden goblet. - Nennius
Love as Thought is Truth. Love as Action is Right Conduct. Love as Understanding is Peace. Love as Feeling is Non-violence.
A lie has many colours, while white is the only faithful colour of truth. - Munia Khan
Truth is never a straight line; it is a circle that will take you back to what you know, in order to challenge your belief in what is fair, what is real, what is forgiveable, what is not and what type of person will you become today now that you know. - Shannon L. Alder
In order to discern truth in our hearts, we must unpack the lies". - Evinda Lepins
I can’t express the truth about reality. I can only express my feelings. - Debasish Mridha
Never tell the truth to those unworthy of it.... - Mark Twain
Our test of truth is a reference to either a present or imagined future majority in favour of our view. - Oliver Wendell Holmes Jr.
There are sadistic scientists who hurry to hunt down errors instead of establishing the truth. - Marie Curie
No one’s life ever goes as they planned. That truth alone should bring a sense of relief to everyone. - Andrena Sawyer
Once a day....call yourselves to an account what new ideas, what new proposition or truth you have gained, what further confirmation of known truths, and what advances you have made in any part of knowledge. - Isaac Watts
Words know how to suffocate lies to exhale the truth. - Munia Khan
Does it matter whether it was a dream or a reality, if the dream made known to me the truth? - Fyodor Dostoyevsky
Love truth, and pardon error. - Voltaire
People say they love truth, but in reality they want to believe that which they love is true.
Truth wears a crown of thorns - Maria Faustina Kowalska
let the truth speak on behalf of your soul - litymunshi
Speaking the truth is the main attribute of a pure hearted person. - Eraldo Banovac
It takes courage to become authentic. So many talk about the light but not enough speak the truth about the struggles it takes to get there and the tools to overcome it all. - Nikki Rowe
God will always deliver the truth when you have enough faith to believe in miracles. - Shannon L. Alder
I love you enough to tell you the truth whether you want to hear it or not, but what you do afterward is your choice alone. - Ashley Ormon
We are willing to believe anything other than the truth. - Carlos Ruiz Zafón
We should never, ever believe life - or history holds no surprises for us. That was lies arrogance. And arrogance can blind us to the truth.""Which truth?""Any truth. All truth." her voice was solemn - Kay Hooper
The truth is: Everyone will judge you. But this depends upon your intellectual capacity whether you are able to distinguish constructive criticism between an insult coming from other people's opinions about you. - Anonymous
Satire's nature is to be one-sided, contemptuous of ambiguity, and so unfairly selective as to find in the purity of ridicule an inarguable moral truth. - E.L. Doctorow
Truth, in matters of religion, is simply the opinion that has survived. - Oscar Wilde
What would happen if one woman told the truth about her life?The world would split open. - Muriel Rukeyser
Better to be slapped with the truth than kissed with a lie. - Russian proverb
Unveiling the lies that we live by can ultimately help reveal the truth. - Miranda J. Barrett
Truth is more important than modesty - Roald Dahl
I am accountable for every lie that I tell, but I am also accountable for the effects of every harsh truth I deliver. - Richelle E. Goodrich
An Eastern poet, Ali Ben Abu Taleb, writes with sad truth, —"He who has a thousand friends has not a friend to spare,And he who has one enemy shall meet him everywhere. - Ralph Waldo Emerson
Without your stories, without your heroes and their awesome powers, how could you explain this, this here, this incomprehensible real that ever refuses to embrace any rule, any cliché besides the intransigent, pathetic truth that we all end, that no one comes back. - Tom King
The problem with thinking that you are the absolute best, is that it leaves no room for you to become any better and while you live life thinking that you're the best, truth is a lot of people around you are already better and becoming even more better. - C. JoyBell C.
Time is precious, but truth is more precious than time. - Benjamin Disraeli
Self-serving biases and self-centered agendas are cotton jammed in the ears of our conscience. Even if truth shouts, we can’t hear it. - Craig D. Lounsbrough
Stop expecting the world to affirm you as a person. Half of the world will like you and the other half will hate you, despite what you say or do. Christ knew this truth, but he did his life mission anyways. - Shannon L. Alder
The truth exists at the junction between good and bad. - Thiruman Archunan
Of life's two chief prizes, beauty and truth, I found the first in a loving heart and the second in a laborer's hand. - Kahlil Gibran
When men allow other people to ridicule, laugh and jeer at the truth, that cannot but bring sorrow to the heart of God - Sunday Adelaja
A liar only uses the truth when they want their lies to sound truthful. - Al David
Own your truth. - A.D. Posey
It frightens me, the awful truth, of how sweet life can be... - Bob Dylan
If I didn't work on the assumption that people were mostly telling me the truth, I think I'd go mad... And I'd rather be mistaken about others than mistrustful of them. - Una McCormack
Truth is only relative to those that ignore hard evidence. - A.E. Samaan
Truth can only be seen by those with truth in them. - Suzy Kassem
It is the nature of ambition to make men liars and cheats, to hide the truth in their breasts, and show, like jugglers, another thing in their mouths, to cut all friendships and enmities to the measure of their own interest, and to make a good countenance without the help of good will. - Sallust
Science is but the statement of truth found out.
Piety requires us to honor truth above our friends. - Aristotle
The truth was, history repeated itself on a daily basis; mistakes were made over and over. People were haunted by what they had done, and by what they hadn't had time to do. - Jodi Picoult
There is nothing to fear except the persistent refusal to find out the truth. - Dorothy Thompson
The you that you think of as you (and that thinks of you as you, and so on) is not you, it’s just the character that the underlying truth of you is dreaming into existence. Enlightenment isn’t in the character, it’s in the underlying truth. - Jed McKenna
Poetry is the guardian of love - constructed from truth it is a bridge that can be crossed from either side and it is oblivious of age or gender - Rodney Compton
What does it matter how one comes by the truth so long as one pounces upon it and lives by it? - Henry Miller
Question for job applicants: What important truth do very few people agree with you on? - Peter Thiel
When a small group of people come together to relive the Salem witch hunts, God cries. For if anything is sorrowful to God, it is evil done in his name. When you find out you were not given the truth, how will you live with yourself? - Shannon L. Alder
Only when the seeker is lost, the truth is there. Seek, and you will miss. Seek not, and you will find. The very seeking becomes a barrier to truth, to the ultimate experience. - Swami Dhyan Giten
Definitions and meanings change all the time. Truth and reality are very volatile, indefinite, multi layered and sometimes very paradoxical. That’s why it is very fiddly to make a set definition for the phenomena of our daily life. ( " Did not expect it would ever happen, there" ) - Erik Pevernagie
The truth should not be contingent, but it should be coherent. - Debasish Mridha
If you cannot lie, tell a different truth. - thea_zara
Power tempts even the best of men to take liberties with the truth. - Joseph Sobran
Though thou speak'st truth, methink thou speak'st not well. - William Shakespeare
You think people never say what they mean. The truth is, nine times out of ten what they say is all they mean. - Zia Haider Rahman
I can't tell if a straw ever saved a drowning man, but I know that a mere glance is enough to make despair pause. For in truth we who are creatures of impulse are creatures of despair. - Joseph Conrad
If you tell the truth, you don't have to remember anything. - Mark Twain
Christians who say we are not to judge others are only partially correct! Judging rightly is what Jesus commands. Love and truth are The Commanded Conjoined Twins for Jesus Followers; they must never be separated if we wish to obey Jesus’ Platinum Rule! - Gary Patton
In my crazy world, above all others...you were the only one who was the ugliest. And you were the only one...who was the most beautiful.... This is the unspoken truth. - Kaori Yuki
Mathematics and poetry are the two ways to drink the beauty of truth. - Amit Ray
Who is better, they who promote truth over happiness, or happiness over truth? - Friedrich Nietzsche
WORSHIP IN SPIRIT AND IN TRUTH."Only those who obey the word of truth can truly worship God in spirit. - Mac Canoza
I think in life there is only one absolute truth. Death... It's the only definitive horizon, sometime it leaps, runs across mountains and vanishes beyond oceans but the closer you get, the more you see and you know it is the final destination, the absolute truth. We are only living to die. - Crystal Evans
They suppress the truth rather than take the consequence of telling it, and in so doing prove themselves a part of the human family. - Frederick Douglass
The lies they've convinced their eyes that they're seeing, will not mar the truth in my lens. - Justin K. McFarlane Beau
I believe in the power of the imagination to remake the world, to release the truth within us, to hold back the night, to transcend death, to charm motorways, to ingratiate ourselves with birds, to enlist the confidences of madmen. - J.G. Ballard
A liar begins with making falsehood appear like truth, and ends with making truth itself appear like falsehood.
Been there, done that, got the t-shirt.Sold my soul and yeah, the truth hurts. - Marina Diamandis Marina and the Diamonds
There is a tragic clash between Truth and the world. Pure undistorted truth burns up the world. - Nikolai A. Berdyaev
Truth respects no ism. - Fakeer Ishavardas
You cannot learn from the mistakes of the past if you do not have the truth. You cannot make amends for mistakes if you do not have the truth. You cannot build a future if you do not have the truth. A nation cannot survive if it does not have the courage and the strength to face the truth. - P.B. Wells
The truth is precious commodity, not everyone will possess her. - TemitOpe Ibrahim
All sin is ultimately irrational. Though people persuade themselves that they have good reasons for sinning, when examined in the cold light of truth on the last day, it will be seen in every case that sin ultimately just does not make sense." Wayne g - Wayne A. Grudem
Beauty is but the sensible image of the Infinite. Like truth and justice it lives within us; like virtue and the moral law it is a companion of the soul.
Forgiveness is the name of love practiced among people who love poorly. The hard truth is that all people love poorly. We need to forgive and be forgiven every day, every hour increasingly. That is the great work of love among the fellowship of the weak that is the human family. - Henri J.M. Nouwen
Truth has rough flavours if we bite it through. - George Eliot
Have the courage to walk in truth, the strength to love always, and the integrity to never stray away from doing so. - A.D. Posey
She will blind everyone with bright light to cover the truth ... - K. Al Balushi
An error does not become truth by reason of multiplied propagation, nor does the truth become error because nobody will see it.(Young India 1924-1926) - Mahatma Gandhi
I do not know what I may appear to the world; but to myself I seem to have been only like a boy playing on the sea shore and diverting himself and then finding a smoother pebble or a prettier shell that ordinary while the greater ocean of truth lay all undiscovered before me. - Isaac Newton
The Truth only offends those who live outside it. - Corey M.K. Hughes
Men stumble over the truth from time to time, but most pick themselves up and hurry off as if nothing happened. - Sir Winston Churchill
Losing an illusion makes you wiser than finding a truth. - Ludwig Börne
Always trust your instinct! If you just close your eyes, talk to God and listen you can always hear the truth - Tammy Johnson
Whoever you are. Where ever you are. With whom so ever you are & were. Whatever may be your past. What so ever may be the truth. I will wait for you & I will fade away just like a daffodil when storm comes. - Srinivas Shenoy
Facts are the enemy of truth. - Miguel de Cervantes Saavedra
Every concept of reality is all in our head, belief is what makes truth. - Christy Leigh Stewart
Truth is only sweet to the ears only after a person is sick of drinking the vinegar of repeated failures. - Orrin Woodward
In order to discern truth in our hearts, we must unpack the lies". HS/el - Evinda Lepins
What is truth? Truth is ever-changing law. We both have truths. Are mine the same as yours? (Crucify him! Crucify him!) - Ponctious Pilate
It requires as much caution to tell the truth as to conceal it. - Baltasar Gracián
America, it is said, is suffering from intolerance it is not. It is suffering from tolerance. Tolerance of right and wrong, truth and error, virtue and evil, Christ and chaos. Our country is not nearly so overrun with the bigoted as it is overrun with the broadminded. - Fulton J. Sheen
True development only comes when the principles of truth and honesty have been successfully transmitted into the daily and everyday lifestyle of the people. - Sunday Adelaja
But the truth was that he died from solitude, the enemy known but to few on this Earth, and whom only the simplest of us are fit to withstand. The brilliant Costaguanaro of the boulevards had died from solitude and want of faith in himself and others. - Joseph Conrad
I believe in the fundamental truth of all great religions of the world. - Mahatma Gandhi
Did you look for the truth?You can't find it, don't you. You can't find the truth, because we even creating it. - VicDo
It's really hard to deal with a narrow-minded people that have a limited sphere of thinking, what ever you tell him/herwill be twisted into falsehood, the truth will be lost and will ruin everything. - Bradley B. Dalina
You need to understand the inner flowing energy and the eternal truth, is revealed to you. This is the only mystery, cult, esoteric, elusive or magic of life exists in the universe. - Roshan Sharma
A criminal mind needs consideration rather than the criminal itself. In truth, there are more criminals than those who committed a crime. - Harshit Walia
My way of joking is to tell the truth. It is the funniest joke in the world. - George Bernard Shaw
The paradox in Christian truth is invariably due to the fact that it is the truth that exists for God. The standard of measure and the end is superhuman; and there is only one relationship possible: faith. - Søren Kierkegaard
There is nothing to be gained by pretending that academic involvement is necessary, or even always desirable, in the quest for truth and knowledge. - Christopher Langan
Never confuse a hunger for knowledge with a thirst for truth. - Marty Rubin
We cannot wait for the other shoe to drop, when the road becomes unendurably bumpy. If the aura of truth starts to wane and the light of the sky begins to splinter, only resilience can settle things. (Steaming ahead) - Erik Pevernagie
He didn't want to play football. He wanted to be told the truth. - John Boyne
The truth is never dressed for the occasion. - Steve Maraboli
All people know the same truth. Our lives consist of how we choose to distort it. - Woody Allen
I told you that I needed you. But now I need you to survive. Forever. I won’t live through this without you, and I’m selfish for telling you that, but it’s the truth. You’re my rock, Danika. I can’t ever lose you, or I’ll follow Jared, I know I will. - R.K. Lilley
Truth and honesty are some of the most powerful principles to developing a nation. - Sunday Adelaja
It is better to believe an obvious lie, than to swallow a deceitful truth. - Dennis E. Adonis
One absolutely sure way to be fearless is to speak the truth at all time about everything. - Amit Kalantri
Dreams like a podcast,Downloading truth in my ears.They tell me cool stuff.""Apollo?" I guess, because I figured nobody else could make a haiku that bad.He put his finger to his lips. "I'm incognito. Call me Fred.""A god named Fred? - Rick Riordan
I'd rather hear an ugly truth, rather than an obscure lie. - Ana Monnar
The road to truth is long, and lined the entire way with annoying bastards.
A truth that's told with bad intent, Beats all the lies you can invent. - William Blake
They knew each other. He knew her and so himself, for in truth he had never known himself. And she knew him and so herself, for although she had always known herself she had never been able to recognize it until now. - Italo Calvino
Many people would fight against the idea that they are corrupt. While in the real sense, they are corrupt because they don’t live by the principles of honesty and truth. - Sunday Adelaja
What you're afraid to think must be the truth. - Marty Rubin
Cynicism is an unpleasant way of saying the truth. - Lillian Hellman
Apparently people don't like the truth, but I do like it; I like it because it upsets a lot of people. If you show them enough times that their arguments are bullshit, then maybe just once, one of them will say, 'Oh! Wait a minute - I was wrong.' I live for that happening. Rare, I assure you - Lemmy Kilmister
I create lies for people in order for them to find something true about themselves. I teach people that lies are doors that opens up to truth. Either you accept the lie, or you run away from it, thus, eliminating the meaning behind it, and what is could have accomplished. - Lionel Suggs
The ideals which have always shone before me and filled me with joy are goodness, beauty, and truth. - Albert Einstein
Wouldn't the worst be, isn't the worst, in truth, that women aren't castrated, that they have only to stop listening to the Sirens (for the Sirens were men) for history to change its meaning? - Hélène Cixous
The best way to show people true things is from a direction that they had not imagined the truth coming. - Neil Gaiman
And make no mistake, my friend, your pointless life will end; but before you go, can you look at the truth? - Morrissey
We are all lies waiting for the day when we will break free from our cocoon and become the beautiful truth we waited for. - Shannon L. Alder
Against my soul's pure truth why labour you to make it wander in an unknown field? - William Shakespeare
The most outrageous tale you can tell is somebody's truth. - Marty Rubin
The truth about your own life is not always easy to accept, and sometimes hasn't even occurred to you. - Anna Quindlen
Truth be told, are you ready to defend yourself? - Aireen Pontillo
There is an inmost center in us all, where truth abides in fullness;....and, to know, rather consists in opening out a way where the imprisoned splendor may escape, then in effecting entry for a light supposed to be without. - Robert Browning
I will either adamantly prioritize my agendas at the expense of the truth, or I will consistently bring my agendas into unrelenting obedience to the truth. And if for some reason you’re trying to determine who I truly am, the choice I make will tell you. - Craig D. Lounsbrough
When truth and honesty is successfully intertwined into the business world of a nation, the result is a boost in commerce. - Sunday Adelaja
I'm for truth, no matter who tells it. I'm for justice, no matter who it is for or against. I'm a human being, first and foremost, and as such I'm for whoever and whatever benefits humanity as a whole. - Malcolm X
The truth is that there is no real comedy without telling the audience the truth. - Anuj Somany
Writers more interested in literature than the truth ensure that they never come out with either thing one reason that the word literature today sounds so fake, as if you were to insist on saying cuisine every time you meant food. Food, as in sustenance, is more like what we have in mind. - The editors n+1
To breath through the truth is not the same with knowing it. - Sorin Cerin
Darkness scares us. We yearn for the comfort of light as it provides shape and form, allowing us to recognize and define what's before us. But what is it we're afraid of really? Not the darkness itself, but the truth we know hides within. - Emily Thorne
Human desire is the criterion of all truth and all good. Truth does not lie beyond humanity, but is one of the products of the human mind and feeling. There is really nothing to fear. The motive of fear in religion is base... - D.H. Lawrence
Science makes people reach selflessly for truth and objectivity; it teaches people to accept reality, with wonder and admiration, not to mention the deep awe and joy that the natural order of things brings to the true scientist. - Lise Meitner
You may be old enough to marry, Matrim Cauthon, but in truth you shouldn't be off your mother's apron strings. - Robert Jordan
You may use a thousand words for a single lie, but the truth has no twin. - Michael Bassey Johnson
It's better to have a million small religions with each one containing a great truth. Than one great religion containing a million small truths. - Carla VanKoughnett
You can speak truth to power, . . . but when you speak truth to weakness, weakness gets mad and queasy. It accuses you of its own insecurity.""The Off Season: A Victorian Sequel - Jack Cady
To crooked eyes truth may wear a wry face - J.R.R. Tolkien
People with evil ideas will think and do as they have learned, but those people with good ideas have the responsibility to show them the way of love, way of truth, and the way of peace. - Debasish Mridha
You can only carry the illusive personality in your mind until you realize the truth behind it, but the time you realize the truth, you just cannot hold the illusive self of yours, in the mind. - Roshan Sharma
Time is on the side of the oppressed today, it's against the oppressor. Truth is on the side of the oppressed today, it's against the oppressor. You don't need anything else. - Malcolm X
The truth of who you are and what you believe is projected in your behavior. Everything else, either positive or negative, is a mix of stories, lies, delusions, and manipulations. - Steve Maraboli
[E]very heresy is due to an overemphasis upon some truth, without allowing other truths to qualify and balance it. - John R.W. Stott
In any moment of time, you have three paths to choose from. You stand for something, you stand against something, or you drop both, and walk with your inner truth. - Roshan Sharma
Whatever satisfies the soul is truth. - Walt Whitman
Knowing the self is the biggest truth. If we find the truth within, we have found God. - Gian Kumar
Happy is the soul that has a friend. Happier is the soul that trusts in the truth of the heart of a friend. Happiest is the soul that knows the solemnity of friendship and honours its laws. - Ogwo David Emenike
The truth will be never shared to anyone. They have no bravery to know the truth. You will help us. We will help you. - dhaniRT
Proverbs are the literature of reason, or the statements of absolute truth, without qualification. Like the sacred books of each nation, they are the sanctuary of its intuitions. - Ralph Waldo Emerson
Beware of telling an improbable truth. - Dr. Thomas Fuller
Writing is about truth, whether it be fiction or a school essay. Don't give in and 'fake it till you make it.' Criticize what upsets you. - Bryant Loney
I am a firm believer in the people. If given the truth, they can be depended upon to meet any national crisis. The great point is to bring them the real facts, and beer. - Abraham Lincoln
In simplicity there is truth. - River Phoenix
We do not have to dig deep into history to understand the reality. The examples of Saddam Hussain, who was executed after a sham trial and the case of Muammar Gaddafi, who killed after surrendering in broad daylight, have given enough factual reality to understand the painful truth. - Nilantha Ilangamuwa
Whenever, therefore, people are deceived and form opinions wide of the truth, it is clear that the error has slid into their minds through the medium of certain resemblances to that truth. - Socrates
Logan stopped and gazed skyward as the kite began to soar above them, and when he clapped his hands at Ben's obvious joy, she was strucked by the simple truth that sometimes the most ordinary things could be made extraordinary, simply by doing them with the right people. - Nicholas Sparks
Are you not ashamed of caring so much for the making of money and for fame and prestige, when you neither think nor care about wisdom and truth and the improvement of your soul? - Socrates
Earthly goods deceive the human heart into believing that they give it security and freedom from worry. But in truth, they are what cause anxiety. - Dietrich Bonhoeffer
The absolute truth is one for an infinity of possible relative truths which lie. - Sorin Cerin
I MET MY SOUL, IT WAS WRITTEN IN A LANGUAGE KNOWN TO BE TONED FOR DARKNESS BUT LIGHT IN TRUTH - Goitsemang Mvula
When a thing is funny, search it carefully for a hidden truth. - George Bernard Shaw
I am not afraid of the pen, or the scaffold, or the sword. I will tell the truth wherever I please. - Mother Jones
where love n happiness makes us blind, pain n hurt helps to see truth. So, pain in good. - deepakgogna
The sonnet, a lyrical poem, the beauty and magic... convey with our hearts the truth of the universe in a single moment briefly. - R.M. Engelhardt
From error to error one discovers the entire truth. - Sigmund Freud
There are two kinds of truth; The truth that lights the way and the truth that warms the heart. The fist of these is science and the second is art. - Raymond Chandler
Face the truth about what is standing in the way of your intention. - -Shandel Slaten
The simple step of a courageous individual is not to take part in the lie. "One word of truth outweighs the world. - Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn
Justice suffers when men refuse to stand firm for what is right. If we don’t fight lawlessness, it prevails. If we don’t establish the truth in our nations, truth becomes foreign in the country. God says there is no man when there is nobody who stands for the truth. - Sunday Adelaja
It's a truth universally acknowledged... - Jane Austen
Gregariousness is always the refuge of mediocrities, whether they swear by Soloviev or Kant or Marx. Only individuals seek the truth, and they shun those whose sole concern is not the truth. - Boris Pasternak
Think in a new way, think every day to find the truth. - Debasish Mridha
Lies are in the minds, but the truth is in the soul - Sofia Reyes
Truth is the mother of hatred. - Ausonius
If the whole universe can be found in our own body and mind, this is where we need to make our inquires. We all have the answers within ourselves, we just have not got in touch with them yet. The potential of finding the truth within requires faith in ourselves. - Ayya Khema
The truth is Christmas evolved from the Roman holiday Saturnalia, a winter festival where men gave gifts to each other. They also would get drunk, have sex with each other and beat their wives - Huey Freeman The Boondocks
What happens is fact, not truth. Truth is what we think about what happens. - Robert McKee
The best thing about being neutral and not believing or disbelieving in anything is that the nature reveals the truth in front of you automatically. - Aishwarya Shiva Pareek
Allow yourself to grow. When you think you've seen it all, this is far beyond the truth... There is so much more out there seeking you. - Karen A. Baquiran
Music is the only truth that everyone do listen, feels, believes and loves. - Navnath Godse
Overwork has long been cast as a choice, and a positive one borne out of love at that. But the truth is that for so many, there is no choice. - Miya Tokumitsu
Truth is tough. It will not break, like a bubble, at a touch; nay, you may kick it about all day like a football, and it will be round and full at evening. - Oliver Wendell Holmes
The joy we feel to be together seems worthy of a fairy tale, from the moment our eyes met we felt the crush of love. This is not a passing infatuation, ours is love of truth. - Auliq Ice
It is the certainty that they possess the truth that makes men cruel. -, novelist, essayist, Nobel laureate (1844-1924) - Anatole France
Wealth will always find a way of escaping from societies without an established system of truth and honesty, into societies that are well established in truth and honesty. - Sunday Adelaja
Realism falls short of reality. It shrinks it, attenuates it, falsifies it; it does not take into account our basic truths and our fundamental obsessions: love, death, astonishment. It presents man in a reduced and estranged perspective. Truth is in our dreams, in the imagination. - Eugène Ionesco
You are the Truth from foot to brow. Now, what else would you like to know? - Jalaluddin Rumi
We have the greatest power through love that can be known. It overcomes everything with its fierce and steady truth, if you can continue to stand in it. - Jay Woodman
Pender laughed. "Verify? In this day and age? Who cares about verifying anything? It's all about the speed. Who gets there first defines the truth. You know that as well as any man living. - David Baldacci
When the economy of a country is based fundamentally on the principles of truth and honesty, that nation experiences economic stability. - Sunday Adelaja
It's no wonder that truth is stranger than fiction. Fiction has to make sense. - Mark Twain
Liars when they speak the truth are not believed. - Aristotle
You must accept the truth from whatever source it comes. - Maimonides
Truth is so obscure in these times, and falsehood so established, that, unless we love the truth, we cannot know it. - Blaise Pascal
Truth in, untruth out. Seek thus, within-without - Fakeer Ishavardas
To fall for the notion of a 'double truth' and argue there was one set of truths for reason and another for faith and never the two shall meet made nonsense of the idea of truth itself. - Arthur Herman
When we feel lost, we can always find our way because God is the way, the truth, and the life. - Charleen Goombs
Great leaders get people to admit the truth because they know that dreams are buried under the lies they tell themselves, in order to feel okay with giving up. - Shannon L. Alder
We often know the truth, but rarely do we follow it. - Debasish Mridha
The truth is, Everyone was taken before, What hurts is that, sometimes they are imprisoned with their past. - Bradley B. Dalina
Chase after the truth like all hell and you’ll free yourself, even though you never touch its coat tails. - Clarence Darrow
Only open-minded deserves the truth. - Aishwarya Shiva Pareek
Love surfeits not, Lust like a glutton dies; Love is all truth, Lust full of forged lies. - William Shakespeare
Our entire life worth's less than one moment of the absolute's truth vanity. - Sorin Cerin
Never lose sight of this important truth, that no one can be truly great until he has gained a knowledge of himself, a knowledge which can only be acquired by occasional retirement. - Johann Georg von Zimmermann
Truth is the basis of all healing. - Barbara Schmidt
Politics:Lies about the truth,or the truth about lies? - Silverwolf
All fixed set patterns are incapable of adaptability or pliability. The truth is outside of all fixed patterns. - Bruce Lee
It is easy for anybody to call himself or herself a Christian but the truth is we respond from very different world-views - Sunday Adelaja
There are new words now that excuse everybody. Give me the good old days of heroes and villains. the people you can bravo or hiss. There was a truth to them that all the slick credulity of today cannot touch. - Bette Davis
Who is more humble? The scientist who looks at the universe with an open mind and accepts whatever the universe has to teach us, or somebody who says everything in this book must be considered the literal truth and never mind the fallibility of all the human beings involved? - Carl Sagan
Truth... has no obligation to console you. - Osho
Silence the angry man with love. Silence the ill-natured man with kindness. Silence the miser with generosity. Silence the liar with truth. - Gautama Buddha
Act, not for the results, but for the action.Lead, not for the mission, but for the vision. See, not through your beliefs, but through the eyes.Trust, not because of your beliefs, but because of truth. Think before you do and do because it is right. - Debasish Mridha
The moral of the story was that if you can talk, it's better not to tell the truth. - Louis de Bernières
A lie told often enough becomes the truth. - Lenin
Justice is truth in action. - Benjamin Disraeli
A foolish faith in authority is the worst enemy of truth. - Albert Einstein
Integrity is telling myself the truth. And honesty is telling the truth to other people. - Spencer Johnson
The greatest sin is doubting God’s truth - Sunday Adelaja
Just how difficult it is to write biography can be reckoned by anybody who sits down and considers just how many people know the real truth about his or her love affairs. - Rebecca West
Ever notice the word 'rough' in through? There is truth to that, though the way may be rough, we are still able to get through it. - Anthony Liccione
If I had said that I didn’t want to know if Christianity was true, David would not have pursued our conversations any further. He had long before realized that people who want to avoid the truth usually succeeded. - Nabeel Qureshi
I guess sometimes you have to lie to find the truth. - Scott Westerfeld
He that takes truth for his guide, and duty for his end, may safely trust to God's providence to lead him aright - Blaise Pascal
Christians are the carriers of truth that the whole world needs - Sunday Adelaja
Begin your day by saying "I AM". You will begin to believe that you have control of your life, freedom of expressing yourself with ease, and the clarity to recognize your own truth. - Steven Cuoco
What we consider too good to be true, is truth; all else is fallacy - Oshetha Shakoor
Truth has no duality. - Debasish Mridha
To find the truth, try to follow the Socratic method. Just don’t forget to follow your intuition and imagination. - Debasish Mridha
My heart broke and my mind opened, tragedy works in a funny way like that ~ what once tore me apart was actually what was setting my truth free. - Nikki Rowe
Man lowers his head and lunges into civilization, forgetting the days of his infancy when he sought truth in a snowflake or a stick. Man forgets the wisdom of the child. - Jack Kerouac
Truth that is naked is the most beautiful. - Arthur Schopenhauer
Let me also say I wanna make you sandwhiches,And soup,And peanut butter cookies,Though, the truth is peanutbutter is actually really bad for you 'cause they grow peanuts in old cotton fields to clean the toxins out of the soil,But hey, you like peanutbutter and I like you! - Andrea Gibson
Silence has its own colour to paint the truth - Munia Khan
I am not aligned in my thinking with Calvinism, neither am I aligned in my thinking with Arminianism. I have proposed a more 'Wholeistic' theology encompassing the 'both/and' in the context Objective Truth & Reality". ~ [2012] - R. Alan Woods
The truth is, I often like women. I like their unconventionality. I like their completeness. I like their anonymity. - Virginia Woolf
Art does not exist only to entertain -- but also to challenge one to think, to provoke, even to disturb, in a constant search for the truth. - Barbra Streisand
Rather than love, than money, than fame, give me truth. - Henry David Thoreau
In truth, there was only one Christian, and he died on the cross. - Friedrich Nietzsche
The truth reveals itself in the most innocent of ways. You can lie and deceive, attempt to bury that which you wish to remain unseen. Yet the truth flourishes, rising from it's prison to stand tall for all to see. - D. Alma
A good novel tells us the truth about its hero; but a bad novel tells us the truth about its author. - G. K. Chesterton
Maybe the truth hurts as much as the lie - Ophelia A. Tannor
In Einstein's theory of relativity the observer is a man who sets out in quest of truth armed with a measuring-rod. In quantum theory he sets out with a sieve. - Sir Arthur Eddington
Truth is confirmed by inspection and delay; falsehood by haste and uncertainty. - Tacitus
Never compromise your perceptions and truth to validate the perceptions of others. - Debasish Mridha
Money, is just paper that will burn with the judgement, but a mindset for the truth, is like a fountain of waters that will carry them through. - Anthony Liccione
If everyone realized this truth about their own inherent power to create and to attract whatever they desired, not everyone would want to be the president of a country, not everyone would want to live on that mansion on the hill, and not everyone would want the same things you would. - Stephen Richards
Religion is about turning untested belief into unshakable truth through the power of institutions and the passage of time. - Richard Dawkins
Rough work, iconoclasm, but the only way to get at truth. - Oliver Wendell Holmes
The truth! Since when have the majority on Earth cared about the truth? - Robert Peate
Truth is on the side of compassion. - Christina Hoff Sommers
Life is a mystery unveiled with the conscience of truth - Daniel Marques
How often have I said to you that when you have eliminated the impossible, whatever remains, however improbable, must be the truth? - Sir Arthur Conan Doyle
Do not run from the truth. There be nought so hard to live with as a lie. - Kathryn L. Nelson
Life may change, but it may fly not; Hope may vanish, but can die not; Truth be veiled, but still it burneth; Love replused - but it returneth - Percy Bysshe Shelley
Intuition is truth. - A.D. Posey
Truth can remain silent. Lies must be spoken. - Mason Cooley
The truth may make you bitter; but it must make you better. - Ifeanyi Enoch Onuoha
A lie set down on paper in wet ink becomes the truth when dry. - Manhattan (writer)
If a man fights with truth, in time, he will be victorious. If he fights with lies, after he is exposed; in time, he will be left alone. - Tonny K. Brown
If you tell the truth you don't have to remember anything. - Mark Twain
In all things there are three choices: Yes, No & no choice, except in this -- I either choose the truth or I am deceit.
The truth is what you live through while you're looking for the truth. - Marty Rubin
Never run from the truth. It is always there; it never changes save your energy. - Steve Maraboli
The ultimate Truth is so simple. It is nothing more than being in the pristine state. This is all that need be said. till, it is a wonder that to teach this simple Truth there should come into being so many religions, creeds, methods and disputes among them and so on! Oh the pity! Oh the pity! - Ramana Maharshi
Beware of the half truth. You may have gotten hold of the wrong half. - Unknown
There is no single truth in a world ruled by many political parties. - Toba Beta
If one is destined to go wrong, he will not believe the truth but will believe something else altogether. - Dada Bhagwan
Why do you so earnestly seek the truth in distant places?Look for delusion and truth in thebottom of your own heart. - Ryokan
Cynicism is an unpleasant way of telling the truth. - Lillian Hellman
A lie with confidence is more powerful than a truth without it. - M.F. Moonzajer
The supreme truth is that nothing ever is born. - Gaudapada
We shall know the truth and the truth shall free our souls. - Lailah Gifty Akita
Temporary extreme fear while saying the truth is easy to overcome than the perpetual fear of the unspoken truth. - Amit Kalantri
A poet must discover that it’s his own story that is true, even if the truth is small indeed. - Jim Harrison
but even the facts do not always tell the truth - Paul Auster
When you being to awaken to your gifts, a first it can be alarming for the soul to reveal its truth. After some consideration and healthy boundaries the soul mellows and the action and revelation begins. Hold onto your seat, you are in for a wonderful wild ride. - Monika Zands
If you want to tell people the truth, make them laugh, otherwise they'll kill you. - George Bernard Shaw
A great philosophy is not one that passes final judgments and establishes ultimate truth. It is one that causes uneasiness and starts commotion.
The only atheism is the denial of truth.
Without reading many different books, you can never leave the port of ignorance and can never obtain the peaceful mind of knowing the truth! - Mehmet Murat ildan
The wind has many lovers and I am one of them, I move freely in her armsI know no chains, nor bound to anyone’s truth, you can call me a harlot of the wind, I take no offense, because I know at the end of my days, my face will show that I have been kissed by the breath of GOD.~Micheline Jean louis - Micheline Jean Louis
As a writer, I demand the right to write any character in the world that I want to write. I demand the right to be them, I demand the right to think them and I demand the right to tell the truth as I see they are. - Quentin Tarantino
God owns the truth. The issue is our ability to derive truth apart from God's sufficient Word. - James MacDonald
A lie would have no sense unless the truth were felt as dangerous.
A man should never put on his best trousers when he goes out to battle for freedom and truth. - Henrik Ibsen
Leadership is the right combination of Integrity and Repect for others.The Success of anyone worth remembering is the TRUTH in their actions~bns - Bluenscottish
The truth is like sunlight: It causes cancer. - J. Richard Singleton
When the energy is directed outside, you create and manifest life outside, and when the same energy is directed inward, you reach to the ultimate truth of life. - Roshan Sharma
Never apologize for showing feeling. When you do so, you apologize for truth. - Benjamin Disraeli
For there comes a day on which we will see a mirror of judgement; to gaze not on man, but within ourselves. what cometh on that day in you? truth or despair? love or hate? - Robert Vanleeuwen
True evil is unlikely to receive an invitation from us, so it clothes itself in just enough truth to make itself look appealing and then it looks to unpeel us. - Craig D. Lounsbrough
The problem with escaping is that we leave behind us, even among those we love, different versions of the truth and everything we couldn’t bring ourselves to say. - Frederick Weisel
It is almost impossible to carry the torch of truth through a crowd without singeing somebody's beard. - Georg Christoph Lichtenberg
The lack of truth in one's words and actions is manifested in the failed attempts at success. Without integrity, reinvention has no impact~ - Bluenscottish
Shall I faint, now that I have poured out the spirit of my mind to the world, and treated many subjects with truth, with freedom, with power, because I have been followed with one cry of abuse ever since for not being a Government tool? - William Hazlitt
The apartment faces an alley and is entered by a fire-escape, a structure whose name is a touch of accidental poetic truth, for all of these huge buildings are always burning with the slow and implacable fires of human desperation. - Tennessee Williams
A LIE is BEAUTIFUL, melodious, STYLISH, and attractive. On the contrary, TRUTH is UGLY, rude, DULL and repulsive. That's why often people get attracted towards LIES. They embrace it and live with. The truth is usually ignored and disowned. - Sanjeev Himachali
I knew, as soon as I woke up, that the dream had come from God and it was about the reality of Jesus. The truth of Him. The He was a person whose pronouns you had to capitalize. That He was God. - Lauren F. Winner
The world is one Matrix, you don't realise it but it's the truth. It's well shown in the films like Matrix 1,2,3 and Inception! - Deyth Banger
We are writing in the age of stylish minimalism that in truth has become even more cautious because of word processing. Nowadays, creative writing students are underwriting rather than overdoing it. - Stephen Kuusisto
The truth is, we don't have an easy language for emotional life. That's why we have writers. - Susie Orbach
Stark truth, is seldom met with open arms. - Justin K. McFarlane Beau
The only competition in art is the search for truth. No matter who gets there first, we all win. - Joe leigh-Corrigan
She is a writer, what the fuck do you expect from her other than passion, truth and goddam soul? - Nikki Rowe
Chase after truth like hell and you'll free yourself, even though you never touch its coat-tails. - Clarence Darrow
Anger so clouds the mind, that it cannot perceive the truth. - Cato the Elder
Funny how we do not realize the true value and legacy of a living icon until they suddenly pass away. Truth is, there are many living legends among us, we just do not stop and take time to notice their worth until it's too late. - Germany Kent
Love has no value in the absence of truth. - C.J. Anderson
Lies can live for thousands of years and deceitful but truth will always penetrate to the darkness of surfaces and show the light to the merciful ones and evils one shall be ashamed and flee away like bees. - Uche Daniel Oluwaseun
All things are subject to interpretation. Whichever interpretation prevails at a given time is a function of power and not truth. - Friedrich Nietzsche
Boldness in the course of a noble fight is worth the risk...If you stand on truth, you'll only regret your timidity later, but you'll never regret being bold. - Charles R. Swindoll
Truth is more of a stranger than fiction. - Mark Twain
The truth of a proposition has nothing to do with its credibility. And vice versa.
A good novel tells us the truth about its hero, but a bad novel tells us the truth about its author. It does much more than that, it tells us the truth about its readers; and, oddly enough, it tells us this all the more the more cynical and immoral be the motive of its manufacture. - G.K. Chesterton
There is nothing more ancient than the truth. - René Descartes
I always have a fear of loosing Love ones. Even if I don't want to see this happen, I will have to face the bitter truth sooner or later. - Ahmed Falah
...for no man lives in the external truth among salts and acids, but in the warm, phantasmagoric chamber of his brain, with the painted windows and the storied wall. - Robert Louis Stevenson
The first duty of a man is the seeking after and the investigation of truth. - Cicero
There is no truth without faith. Nothing is proven except to the heart of one who believes. - Compton Gage
That’s what fiction is for. It’s for getting at the truth when the truth isn’t sufficient for the truth. - Tim O’Brien
We have art in order not to die of the truth. - Friedrich Nietzsche
If you want the truth, ask a child. - French Proverb
Love comes from within, respect comes from within, acceptance comes from within, forgiveness comes from within; reach inside for Your Truth and find your Royalty. - Akiroq Brost
The nostalgia of a moment's love can be an illusionary precipice from which we fall from truth; in heartbreak, what we escape to in the past is what tortures us in the present. - Mike Norton
If what you seek is Truth, there is one thing you must have above all else. I know. An overwhelming passion for it. No. An unremitting readiness to admit you may be wrong. - Anthony de Mello
We possess art lest we perish of the truth. - Friedrich Nietzsche
It is the kernel of truth in every story that makes its writing beautiful beyond standards. - Psyche Roxas-Mendoza
Use your own reason to find the truth. And to do this, you must first get rid of the myths that your culture injected to your brain! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Truth has not special time of its own. Its hour is now -- always and indeed then most truly when it seems unsuitable to actual circumstances. - Albert Schweitzer
Any fool can tell the truth; it takes talent to lie well.
Throughout the ages, the wisdom has been taught. Now the language has changed, and truth is given in the language of science. - Compton Gage
The way to happiness is by truth. Seek to be true in all things and you will have a foundation to build your future. - Shannon L. Alder
Bravery is standing with the truth and right - Imran Khan
If you tell the truth, you have infinite power supporting you; but if not, you have infinite power against you.
The Gift of Truth excels all other Gifts. - Gautama Buddha
There is no truth in this world that is worth insisting upon! Anything that is insisted upon is not the truth at all! - Dada Bhagwan
You can never clear a thought from someone's mind, which is incepted by a external cause. thy you know the truth, let it pass patience and self realization is the key to clearance. - Pushkar Saraf
It is not right to walk alone on the golden road of truth! Enlighten as many people as you can and walk with them! - Mehmet Murat ildan
All credibility, all good conscience, all evidence of truth come only from the senses. - Friedrich Nietzsche
Where is truth??Somewhere in the story... somewhere around the facts.- There should be a truth some kind of feature, if there isn't... it goes interesting how in the hell is build a story with a truth... It's pretty interesting journey! - Deyth Banger
To give a satisfactory decision as to the truth it is necessary to be rather an arbitrator than a party to the dispute. - Aristotle
You can deceive yourself with truth too. That's an even more dangerous dream. - Erich Maria Remarque
A preacher shouldn't preach just to make you feel good. Then it's about the money not about the teach. He should preach the truth because the truth shall set you free. - Alcurtis Turner
Truth without love is brutality, and love without truth is hypocrisy. - Warren W. Wiersbe
When people don't tell you the truth what they really are saying is they don't value you or their relationship with you enough to be honest. - Shannon L. Alder
be the rain that causes the rainbow this means, tell someone the hard truth to change their life for the better. - Mya Waechtler
Express a mean opinion of yourself occasionally; it will show your friends that you know how to tell the truth. - Edgar Watson Howe
The sad truth of the matter is that when it comes to appearance, we start off with men as the standard, the norm. - chimamamanda Ngozie Adichie
Nobody speaks the truth when there is something they must have. - Elizabeth Bowen
It is the certainty that they possess the truth that makes men cruel. - Anatole France
Perhaps no theoretical man can be equal to such a burden: to feel knowledge as power when one’s mind reshapes the world irrevocably, to see the light of truth as the agent of some dark majesty, is not grace but ordeal. - Algis Valiunas
In what you say of another, apply the test of kindness, necessity and truth, and let nothing pass your lips without a 2/3 majority. - Liz Armbruster
They say truth will set you free, it all depends whose truth we are talking about... yours or mine. - Maria Nieves
Do the things you know, and you shall learn the truth you need to know. - Louisa May Alcott
Max Lucado says that ‘A man who wants to lead the orchestra must turn his back on the crowd.’ That is true and a man who wants to find out the truth must also do the same thing! - Mehmet Murat ildan
All art is abstract, because art is an abstraction of the truth. - Milford Zornes
...the student of prehistoric man...cannot reject [the Castenedolo skull] as false without doing injury to his sense of truth, and he cannot accept it as fact without shattering his accepted beliefs. - Arthur Keith
The least deviation from truth will be multiplied later. - Aristotle
Do not banish reason for inequality; but let your reason serve to make the truth appear where it seems hid, and hide the false seems true. - William Shakespeare
Most of social media is simply a popularity contest. Well, I'm not here for the competition; I have important business and words of depth to change the course. So, while you follow the path of the ignorant, the rest of us will celebrate truth and the higher path. - Dara Reidyr
The truth is incontrovertible. Malice may attack it, ignorance may deride it, but in the end, there it is. - Winston S. Churchill
It is a profound and necessary truth that the deep things in science are not found because they are useful; they are found because it was possible to find them. - J. Robert Oppenheimer
I want to stand on the truth that God has designed us to stand, and that the opportunity to stand is the opportunity to live exuberantly and gloriously. - Craig D. Lounsbrough
Update your truth! There is no soul; there is only mind and body! Update your truth or the truth will update you! The truth and the science are the greatest updaters! - Mehmet Murat ildan
The truth which has been spoken too late is more damaging than a lie. - Amit Kalantri
For my part, whatever anguish of spirit it may cost, I am willing to know the whole truth; to know the worst and to provide for it. - Patrick Henry
In history, truth should be held sacred, at whatever cost . . . especially against the narrow and futile patriotism, which, instead of pressing forward in pursuit of truth, takes pride in walking backwards to cover the slightest nakedness of our forefathers. - Col. Thomas Aspinwall
-Speaking about Vaccinations - "If you accept the truth after the fact, the pain will last a life time. - Richard Diaz
The truth shall your soul free. - Lailah Gifty Akita
But the truth is the highest consideration. - Dorothea Dix
This world in which we live needs beauty in order not to sink into despair. It is beauty, like truth, which brings joy to the heart of man and is that precious fruit which resists the year and tear of time, which unites generations and makes them share things in admiration. - Pope Paul VI
Love is the voice under all silences, the hope which has no opposite in fear; the strength so strong mere force is feebleness: the truth more first than sun, more last than star... - E.E. Cummings
When your heart knows the truth, it never forgets. - Shannon L. Alder
No one can destroy the love God has for you. When you abide in truth, you also abide in love. And truth is evidence of love. Nothing can destroy the power of trusting and loving unconditionally. - Amaka Imani Nkosazana
The truth was a mirror in the hands of God. It fell, and broke into pieces. Everybody took a piece of it, and they looked at it and thought they had the truth. - Jalaluddin Rumi
The truth is there are always three choices: the right one, the wrong one and the one that is called "No Choice". As you may guessed, the "No Choice" one is a rule of a bad interpreter. - Galina Nelson
Truth fears no questions. - Anonymous
Nothing in this world is harder than speaking the truth, nothing easier than flattery. - Fyodor Dostoyevsky
The natural laws of life is not an idea but the truth that holds life on existence. Once you realize the truth within, all your problems and queries of life, cease to exist. - Roshan Sharma
Liars corrupt knowledge,and fools pervert wisdom,but the wise hallow both.Knowledge holds the truth. - Matshona Dhliwayo
Chase after the truth like all hell and you'll free yourself, even though you never touch its coat-tails. - Clarence Darrow
That man is best who sees the truth himself. Good too is he who listens to wise counsel. But who is neither wise himself nor willing to ponder wisdom is not worth a straw. - Hesiod
What you think again and again becomes your truth. Think right. - Debasish Mridha M.D.
The key challenge facing us today is to successfully transmit into daily and everyday lifestyle the principle of truth and honesty. - Sunday Adelaja
The truth is like the sun. You can shut it out for a time but it ain't goin' away. - Elvis Presley
You must wake up to the truth that whoever you are, that whatever you have or think you do not have, you are perfect in the here and now. Unless you can accept yourself, you will never be satisfied with anything, because it all begins with yourself. - Stephen Richards
Truth is what your contemporaries let you get away with. - Richard M. Rorty
It's amazing how people can be so blind to what's good for them and what isn't, what's truth and what's not, or the difference between secrets and things just not yet known. - Eric Lindstrom
Truth is an outlaw in every country. - Marty Rubin
When you have the courage to tell the truth about what you're really afraid of, fear doesn't have control over your life. - Ali Vincent
There's a world of difference between truth and facts. Facts can obscure truth. - Maya Angelou
When I despair, I remember that all through history the ways of truth and love have always won. There have been tyrants, and murderers, and for a time they can seem invincible, but in the end they always fall. Think of it--always. - Mahatma Gandhi
But the truth is, it's not the idea, it's never the idea, it's always what you do with it."(Online journal entry for January 31, 2009) - Neil Gaiman
Tell the truth. Sing with passion. Work with laughter. Love with heart. 'Cause that's all that matters in the end. - Kris Kristofferson
There is nothing sacred about any beliefs! They are all the apparent inventions of human mind! Beliefs of the billions have nothing to do with the truth! If the world can stop deceiving itself, there will emerge a new world, a world that represents the truth! - Mehmet Murat ildan
The process of life, towards the whole truth can only be covered, by absolutely dropping yourself. You can only merge into the whole, if you prepare to lose yourself. - Roshan Sharma
There is nothing so powerful as truth - and often nothing so strange. - Daniel Webster
From error to error, one discovers the entire truth. - Sigmund Freud
Your greatest responsibility is to live a life that nourishes your highest truth. - Mollie Marti
I do not know what I may appear to the world; but to myself I seem to have been only like a boy playing on the sea shore and diverting himself and then finding a smoother pebble or a prettier shell than ordinary while the greater ocean of truth lay all undiscovered before me.
Truth is tough. It will not break, like a bubble, at the touch, nay, you may kick it about all day like a football, and it will be round and full at evening. - Oliver Wendell Holmes Jr.
A thing is not proved just because no one has ever questioned it. What has never been gone into impartially has never been properly gone into. Hence scepticism is the first step toward truth. It must be applied generally, because it is the touchstone. - Denis Diderot
The degree to which a person can grow is directly proportional to the amount of truth he can accept about himself without running away. - Leland Val Van De Wall
The beginning of wisdom is found in doubting; by doubting we come to the question, and by seeking we may come upon the truth.
If I'd written all the truth I knew for the past ten years, about 600 people - including me - would be rotting in prison cells from Rio to Seattle today. Absolute truth is a very rare and dangerous commodity in the context of professional journalism. - Hunter S. Thompson
Fear not the path of Truth for the lack of People walking on it. - Robert F. Kennedy
...if we gained only one incontestable truth every ten years from each of our philosophical writers the harvest we reaped would be sufficient. - Georg Christoph Lichtenberg
Once you start recognizing the truth of your story, finish the story. It happened but you’re still here, you're still capable, powerful, you're not your circumstance. It happened and you made it through. You're still fully equipped with every single tool you need to fulfill your purpose. - Steve Maraboli
All story fiction is both truth that happens and never happens. Fiction is always about humanity, even if no subject is humanitarian or even human. - Richard Bunning
Dogs at least do not confuse their barking with the truth. - Marty Rubin
TRUTH, n. An ingenious compound of desirability and appearance. Discovery of truth is the sole purpose of philosophy, which is the most ancient occupation of the human mind and has a fair prospect of existing with increasing activity to the end of time. - Ambrose Bierce
I want to stand on the foundation of ethics and morals when the world around me would assault that foundation with all of its collective might, and in the standing I want to stand on the truth that that foundation will stand long after everything that has assailed it has itself has ceased to stand. - Craig D. Lounsbrough
Like all fiction, my lies are just my efforts to be truer than the truth. - Johnny Rich
Experience has taught us that we have only one enduring weapon in our struggle against mental illness: the emotional discovery of our truth about the unique history of our childhood.-, author of The Drama of The Gifted Child - Alice Miller
The ultimate good desired is better reached by free trade in ideas [and] the best test of truth is the power of the thought to get itself accepted in the competition of the market. - Oliver Wendell Holmes Jr.
A lie travels farther than the truth. - Irish Proverb
It’s not the people in your life that tell you what you want to hear, it's the people in your life that tell you the truth that count. - Derek Preston
In the end, only the truth will survive. - Pierre Teilhard de Chardin
Truth might be heroic, but it was not within the range of practical domestic politics. - Samuel Butler
By telling lie you can hide the truth, but u can't reject it. - Munendra Dwivedi
In silence alone does a man's truth bind itself together and strike root. - Antoine de Saint-Exupéry
You always know the truth, because when you cut yourself or someone else with it, there’s always a bloody show. - Stephen King
A truth told once is no match for a lie oft repeated. - James Rozoff
The men the American public admire most extravagantly are the most daring liars; the men they detest most violently are those who try to tell them the truth. - H. L. Mencken
The crime of book purging is that it involves a rejection of the word. For the word is never absolute truth, but only man’s frail and human effort to approach the truth. To reject the word is to reject the human search. - Max Lerner
A belief does not become a truth just because the whole world believes it. - Debasish Mridha
I m not funny, really m not !!! I just tell people the truth, and then they start laughing and say haha you are funny...but seriously m not!!! - shashankbisht
Men occasionally stumble over the truth, but most of them pick themselves up and hurry off as if nothing had happened. - Winston Churchill
Truth has beauty, power and necessity. - Sylvia Ashton-Warner
It is a truth universally acknowledged, that a single man in possession of a good fortune, must be in want of a wife. - Jane Austen
Biblical Christianity doesn't fit the world's vision of global solidarity right now as there is a battle against Truth and the world hates that. - Auliq Ice
The truth may be puzzling. It may take some work to grapple with. It may be counterintuitive. It may contradict deeply held prejudices. It may not be consonant with what we desperately want to be true. But our preferences do not determine what's true. - Carl Sagan
In every generation there has to be some fool who will speak the truth as he sees it. - Boris Pasternak
I believe that it is better to tell the truth than a lie. I believe it is better to be free than to be a slave. And I believe it is better to know than to be ignorant. - H.L. Mencken
Truth in her dress finds facts too tight. In fiction she moves with ease. - Rabindranath Tagore
Yawns are not the only infectious things out there besides germs.Giggles can spread from person to person.So can blushing.But maybe the most powerful infectious thing is the act of speaking the truth. - Vera Nazarian
In battling evil, excess is good; for he who is moderate in announcing the truth is presenting half-truth. He conceals the other half out of fear of the people's wrath. - Kahlil Gibran
A lie gets halfway around the world before the truth has a chance to get its pants on. - Winston S. Churchill
Like all bitter men, Flint knew less than half the story and was more interested in unloading his own peppery feelings than in learning the truth. - John Cheever
Great novels are above all great fairy tales . . . literature does not tell the truth but makes it up. - Vladimir Nabokov
A compliment is a statement of an agreeable truth; flattery is a statement of an agreeable untruth.
Liars don't lie to those who are innocent, they lie to those who know the truth - Aireen C. Pontillo
Beliefs are many but truth is one. - Debasish Mridha
It is man's natural sickness to believe that he possesses the truth. - Blaise Pascal
Of all funny things, truth is the funniest. - Neel Burton
Prejudice is the conjurer of imaginary wrongs, strangling truth, overpowering reason, making strong men weak and weak men weaker. God give us the large hearted charity which "bearth all things, believe all things, hope all things, endure all things," which "thinks no evil."
To be honest, i know noting about religion, since the world was created thousand of years ago, am just 30 years of age, and have stopped asking questions about how things came to being, but the truth about what i know is that the truth does not exit because i know noting - lanre efizie
A search for knowledge is a search for the truth. - Lailah Gifty Akita
Watch out for each other. Love everyone and forgive everyone, including yourself. Forgive your anger. Forgive your guilt. Your shame. Your sadness. Embrace and open up your love, your joy, your truth, and most especially your heart. - Jim Henson
Truth burns up error. - Sojourner Truth
Truth is what you think, not what you find. - Debasish Mridha
Sometimes things happen in our lives that wake us up to the truth, about how short life is. It’s then we wonder why we spent so much wasted time looking too far into the future. - Ron Baratono
We fear pain so much that if the truth hurts, we embrace the lies. - Debasish Mridha
To see and feel one's beloved naked for the first time is one of life's pure, irreducible epiphanies. If there is a true religion in the universe, it must include that truth of contact or be forever hollow. - Dan Simmons
You've been told that you're broken, that you're damaged goods and should be labeled victims. I don't buy it. The truth, instead, is that you are the only folks with the skills, determination, and values to ensure American dominance in this chaotic world. - James Mattis
Almost all great writers have as their motif, more or less disguised, the passage from childhood to maturity, the clash between the thrill of expectation and the disillusioning knowledge of truth. 'Lost Illusion' is the undisclosed title of every novel. - André Maurois
When i tell the truth, it is not for the sake of convincing those who do not know it, but for the sake of defending those that do. - William Blake
There is no such thing as 'my truth,' 'your truth,' or 'our truth'; there is only the Truth. And Truth is a Person: His name is Jesus. And it is only He that can set us free. - Desiree M. Mondesir
It is the truth which is always the hardest to believe. - Debasish Mridha
Atheism and agnosticism signify the rejection of certain images and concepts of God or of truth, which are historically conditioned and therefore inadequate. Atheism is a challenge to religion to purifiy its images and concepts and come nearer to the truth of divine mystery. - Bede Griffiths
The truth brings no man a fortune. - Jean-Jacques Rousseau
A lie, sometimes, can be truer than the truth, which is why fiction gets written. - Tim O'Brien
It’s not in the book or in the writer that readers discern the truth of what they read; they see it in themselves, if the light of truth has penetrated their minds. - Augustine of Hippo
Truth is handsomer than the affectation of love. Your goodness must have some edge to it--else it is none. - Ralph Waldo Emerson
Sorry, but at first yeah all lie, but you forgot to say that the truth comes from the lies. (Especially for GreenHollyWood) - Deyth Banger
Truth has sharp teeth, so do not expect anything beautiful (to see) when it smiles to you. - Ratko Petrović
It is said with truth that every building is constructed stone by stone, and the same may be said of knowledge, extracted and compiled by many learned men, each of whom builds upon the works of those who proceeded him. - George R.R. Martin
Truth is always exciting. Speak it, then, Life is dull without it. - Pearl Buck
Those who say truth is stranger than fiction have wasted their time on poorly written fiction. - Mark Twain
The problem with Christianity is more people profess the truth than live it. So much hypocrisy abounds that I can no longer say I count myself among them without being held to the same unachievable standard. - Shannon L. Alder
Truth was never meant to make you comfortable, unless you stand in the middle of it with acceptance. - Shannon L. Alder
To the extent that in one's act of faith one participates in the truth through reason and heart, faith already implies a particular level of knowledge and of certainty. - Osman Bakar
If truth does not lead to falling in love, it fails. - John Piper
One who is seeking the truth sooner or later finds a woman. - Sergey Vedenyo
Happiness is spiritual, born of truth and love. It is unselfish; therefore it cannot exist alone, but requires all mankind to share it. - Mary Baker Eddy
There's no God higher than truth. - Mahatma Gandhi
Love is the only truth; everything else is there to prove it. - Debasish Mridha
Seeking the truth you will find lies from the past. - Pēteris Bitāns
Every nerve in my body says to run after Thaddeus and tell him everything. But I know there's no way he can know the truth. - Katie Crouch and Grady Hendrix, The White Glove War
Believing there is no God gives me more room for belief in family, people, love, truth, beauty, sex, Jell-O and all the other things I can prove and that make this life the best life I will ever have. - Penn Jillette
Music is the truth that everyone do listen, feels, believes and loves. - Navnath Godse
You can repeat lies of others without hesitationBecause, you don’t have to give justification But, saying truth you have to be fearless and courageousBecause, you have to defend your viewsYou can not say truth without hurting sentiments of many people - Sammy Toora
the problem in today's society is that the truth is in short supply and people love soft lies more than hard truths - rassool jibraeel snyman
Within Eros, there is (the) promise; within Love there is (the) Truth. - Noetis
I am not apologetic. I don’t define or defend my philosophical thoughts. You have to feel them, think about them, imagine them, and then try to understand them. My thoughts are my truths. They may not be your truth, and that is fine with me. - Debasish Mridha
The truth is that there is nothing noble in being superior to somebody else. The only real nobility is in being superior to your former self. - Whitney Young
Truth is so difficult to find that, when one hears it, it shines through.
When you are joyous, look deep into your heart and you shall find it is only that which has given you sorrow that is giving you joy. 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
Logic is a net to catch a „fish with. And the Truth is like water that can not be caught with net - Anatoliy Obraztsov
Life is a lie and only I know the absolute truth. - Lydia Supple
The way to combat noxious ideas is with other ideas. The way to combat falsehoods is with truth. - William O. Douglas
The truth hurts but a lie will eventually as well - Richard L Torres
Well that's very kind of you, but voices ought not be measured by how pretty they are. Instead they matter only if they convince you that they are telling the truth. - Sam Cooke
But, my dearest Agathon, it is truth which you cannot contradict; you can without any difficulty contradict Socrates. - Plato
I never minded the random scribblings of other readers, found them interesting in fact. It is a truth universally acknowledged that people write the darndest things in the margins of their books. - Tara Bray Smith
The beauty of truth is in its simplicity. - Debasish Mridha M.D.
Your eyes are like heavy rain falling from pregnant clouds. With one glance, you washed awaythe poems I chalked on the groundand drowned all my beliefs.Now, I only scribble your name and believe in your truth. I know nothing but you. - Kamand Kojouri
When love is sweet, the sweetness means its lightAnd light may keep the truth, when love is pure.But love is bitter, when it turns to fight.Lovers in a fight are quite immature.''From the poem ''A Note on Existentialist Love - Marieta Maglas
When I say truth people want to kill me, some people think that this something is a lot of, but this is bullshit without it or with it I don't really see differences. The results from school are like the results of not doing nothing or this is equal?? - Deyth Banger
Christian Fiction is like a parable. The story is made up, but the truth is brought to life. Enjoy the story, but savor the truth. - Mary Ann Brantley
Economic and financial conversion is actually attainable, thanks to this principle of truth and honesty. - Sunday Adelaja
I have discovered the art of deceiving diplomats. I speak the truth, and they never believe me.
Facts or opinions which are to pass through the hands of so many, to be misconceived by folly in one, and ignorance in another, can hardly have much truth left. - Jane Austen
During any experience placed before us, we can stay in alignment with positivity, truth, and goodness by asking the question: What would honor and love do here? - Molly Friedenfeld
Peace is truth, trust, and harmony. Peace is joy, love, and great care. - Debasish Mridha
I am certain of nothing but the holiness of the Heart's affections and the truth of the Imagination. - John Keats
We must not allow our pride to be the motivation behind our apologetics; rather, philoverity, the love of truth must be the full and complete motivation. For pride corrupts truth. - Criss Jami
We entertain God's Truth not as a guest but as master of the house. - Charles Haddon Spurgeon
While watching the current state of America, I have concluded we should welcome the truth no matter how it arrives and justice no matter who or what it affects. When we don't, we become a vessel of mendacity and hypocrisy. - Bobby F. Kimbrough Jr.
The Theist tells us that the truth is god exists,the Atheist tells us that the truth is there is no god,while the truth tells us we don't know. - Kodai Okuda
Anybody who says "I know how to get to God and you don't, do this and do that and go here and go there" is going to become 1. very powerful and 2. very rich. The simple truth is, if I am with God, no less can you be with God at the same time as I am. - C. JoyBell C.
Jesus said the truth will set us free when we remain intimate with Him. (John 8:31-32) But, He can do so only when we allow Him to dismantle the wall that separates our heads from our hearts! ~ © gfp '42™ - Gary Patton
Never wear your best trousers when you go out to fight for freedom and truth. - Henrik Ibsen
Be not so bigoted to any custom as to worship it at the expense of truth. - Johann Georg Zimmermann
They call good evil and evil good. There are those who are so easily offended that they lose their ability to ever discern any truth, and this is often derived from a sort of frenzy by way of their own masked prejudice. - Criss Jami
Photography is never real, it’s merely one of many ways of telling the truth. - John Thai
It is impossible for us to make any real advance until we take to heart this great truth, that without freedom of choice, without freedom of action, there are not such things as true moral qualities; there can only be submissive wearing of the cords that others have tied round our hands. - Auberon Herbert
When you don't know a thing, learn. When you know the truth, teach. - Debasish Mridha
And it's time people told the truth about beautiful women. They do not shimmer down staircases. They do not descend, as was once supposed, from on high, attached to nothing other than wings. - Zadie Smith
The Best ideal is the true and other truth is none. All glory be ascribed to the holy Three in One. - Gerard Manley Hopkins
The best way to see majesty is to strip away everything that pretends to be majestic so that which is fake wholly collapses in the face of that which is majestic. And God in a manger is likely the most remarkable example we have of such a monumental truth. - Craig D. Lounsbrough
You cannot run away from the truth because truth will find you. - ColoZeus Benz
Spiritual pain is when you can’t stand another moment not knowing the real truth, and when you finally do know you can’t let go. - Shannon L. Alder
We must be ready to learn from one another, not claiming that we alone possess all truth and that somehow we have a corner on God. - Desmond Tutu
Truths are immortal, my dear friend; they are immortal like God! What we call a falsity is like a fruit; it has a certain number of days; it is bound to decay. Whereas, what we call truth is like gold; days, months, even centuries can hide gold, can overlook it but they can never make it decay. - Mehmet Murat ildan
Im okay Im okay now. But you really need to listen to me 'cause im telling you the truth I mean this im okay Trust me... Im not okay ...Well okay im not okay. Im not o-f cking-kay - Gerard Way
Comforting lies are better than a hurting truth, is my policy, but it's impossible to lie in front of you - D. Aswini
You cannot slay the illusion of the victim until you face it and call it truth - Deborah Brodie
I know I should have been grateful because it was a very nice thing to do. But I wasn't grateful. I wasn't grateful at all. Don't get me wrong. I acted like I was. But I wasn't. To tell you the truth, I was starting to get mad. - Stephen Chbosky
A good character is not only about the good person people know you to be. Your ability to tell the truth about how bad you had been is also a good character. - Israelmore Ayivor
For every good reason there is to lie, there is a better reason to tell the truth - Bo Bennett
It’s not enough to hear or think about the truth, we must experience it for ourselves if we are to truly know it. - Mada Eliza Dalian
In this universe of ours, with its wealth of errors and legends, historical data and false information, one absolute truth is the fact that Superman is Clark Kent. All the rest is always open to debate. - Umberto Eco
The Wit of Cheats, the Courage of a Whore,Are what ten thousand envy and adore:All, all look up, with reverential Awe,At crimes that 'scape, or triumph o'er the Law:While Truth, Worth, Wisdom, daily they decry-`'Nothing is sacred now but Villainy'- Epilogue to the Satires, Dialogue I - Alexander Pope
The greatest obstacle in understanding the universe is the conformity and fear of truth. - Debasish Mridha
...when you have eliminated the impossible, whatever remains, however improbable, must be the truth. - Sir Arthur Conan Doyle
As scarce as truth is, the supply has always been in excess of the demand. - Josh Billings
The truth is what we say it is...prove to me this desk is not a cow! - Ray S. Jones
It would be better for us to have some doubts in an honest pursuit of truth, than it would be for us to be certain about something that was not true. - Daniel Wallace
If somebody tell you.... Always you to tell the truth, tell him... in the end both = Same result.... as for others reasons; I think I said too much. - Deyth Banger
Today I speak the truth as I know it to be, tomorrow I may know better. - T Jay Taylor
Verbing Weirds Language only if you're expecting it to work in a simple way. This is a special case of the more general truth that Language Weirds. - John Lawler
I do not understand those who take little or no interest in the subject of religion. If religion embodies a truth, it is certainly the most important truth of human existence. If it is largely error, then it is one of monumentally tragic proportions—and should be vigorously opposed. - Steve Allen
May I share with you a formula that in my judgment will help you and help me to journey well through mortality... First, fill your mind with truth; second, fill your life with service; and third, fill your heart with love. - Thomas S. Monson
In this nonfundamentalist understanding of faith, practice is more important than theory, love more important than law, and mystery is seen as an insight into truth rather than an obstacle. It is the great lie of our time that all religious faith has to be fundamentalist to be valid. - Andrew Sullivan
The idea that truth always triumphs over persecution is one of those pleasant falsehoods, which most experience refutes. History is teeming with instances of truth put down by persecution. If not put down forever, it may be set back for centuries. - John Stuart Mill
The true, prescriptive artist strives after artistic truth; the lawless artist, following blind instinct, after an appearance of naturalness. The one leads to the highest peaks of art, the other to its lowest depths. - Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
You never really hear the truth from your subordinates until after 10 in the evening. - Jurgen Schrempp
The thing that grieves the heart of the Lord is when God doesn’t see men who stand in defense of the truth - Sunday Adelaja
Unless you can guide the mind inward, and take the attention beyond the comprehension of mind, and directly experience life, you never reach to the ultimate truth of life. - Roshan Sharma
What you believe, that is your truth, that you will attract and, for sure, that will manifest in your life. - Debasish Mridha
To live without philosophizing is in truth the same as keeping the eyes closed without attempting to open them. - René Descartes
Don’t walk through life stifling your authenticity, suppressing your uniqueness, hiding your truth out of fear of what others may think, Being someone other than you are only hampers your wellbeing and also wastes a whole lot of your energy. - Renee Cefalu
Art is the truth of the imagination. - Marty Rubin
Tough love and brutal truth from strangers are far more valuable than Band-Aids and half-truths from invested friends, who don’t want to see you suffer any more than you have. - Shannon L. Alder
We have a saying in the desert: It is better to see the truth, than to imagine it. - Amber Jacobs
You can believe in whatsoever you like, but the truth remains the truth, no matter how sweet the lie may taste. - Michael Bassey Johnson
A path toward Truth is darkness; a journey through the woods, at night, blindfolded. Find 'Self' & you can find Light with eyes closed. - Ace Antonio Hall
Truth hides behind the curtain of illusion. We often get lost in illusion and forget to find the truth. - Debasish Mridha
Fiction is obliged to stick to possibilities. Truth isn't. - Mark Twain
Some tourists think Amsterdam is a city of sin, but in truth it is a city of freedom. And in freedom, most people find sin.
Truth never comes into the world but like a bastard, to the ignominy of him that brought her birth. - John Milton
Truth, like a little dog, will always find its way out into the street. - Michael Mejia
Seek the truth; you will find it. - Debasish Mridha
When truth is nothing but the truth, its unnatural, it's an abstraction that resembles nothing in the real world. In nature there are always so many other irrelevant things mixed up with the essential truth. - Aldous Huxley
If you do not tell the truth about yourself you cannot tell it about other people. - Virginia Woolf
Violence, naked force, has settled more issues in history than any other factor, and the contrary opinion is wishfull thinking at its worst. Breeds that forget this basic truth have always paid for it with their lives and freedoms.
Not all things can be expressed through words, not all the words reflect the truth. - Ary Hidayat
Truth resides in every human heart,and one has to search for it there,and to be guided by truth as one sees it.But no one has a right to coerce othersto act according to his own view of truth. - Mahatma Gandhi
The truth can set us free but can hurt us sometimes... - Adrian Alconera
Mothers train your children to only Speak Truth - Imran Khan
I was terrified that tomorrow the truth would start. - Sonali Deraniyagala
It doesn't matter how much money we have or how much we own here on Earth-we have to die and leave it all-that's the plain truth - Charmaine J Forde
I would rather be told an R-rated truth than a G-rated lie. - Ken Gire
Truth may be stretched, but cannot be broken, and always gets above falsehood, as does oil above water."~ ~ - Miguel de Cervantes Saavedra
They deem him their worst enemy who tells them the truth. -, philosopher (427-347 BCE) - Plato
The inquiry of truth, which is the love-making, or the wooing of it, the knowledge of truth, which is the presence of it, and the belief of truth, which is the enjoying of it, is the sovereign good of human nature. - Francis Bacon
OBSTINATE, adj. Inaccessible to the truth as it is manifest in the splendor and stress of our advocacy. The popular type and exponent of obstinacy is the mule, a most intelligent animal. - Ambrose Bierce
Peace of mind comes with truth. Lying requires you to tell different lies over and over again. Tell the truth! Create beautiful memories. - Amaka Imani Nkosazana
Get to know who you are not, because when you know your ego the Truth of who you are will also become clear. - Maria Erving
Convictions are the more dangerous enemy of truth than lies. - Friedrich Nietzsche
In order to know the Truth, you have to be out of your mind. - Vivian Amis
What do you believe in ?""People's sufferings, and the fact that it is abominable. One should do everything to abolish it. To tell you the truth, nothing else seems to me of any importance. - Simone de Beauvoir
Actions speak louder than words is still the great truth about life. - Marty Rubin
Sometimes the truth feels good. - Carson Kressley
Truth is something you stumble into when you think you're going someplace else. - Jerry Garcia
Cherish those who seek the truth but beware of those who find it. - Voltaire
Reality is a perceptual illusion we have accepted as truth. - Debasish Mridha
Hate is never an option for a truth seeker. It binds, stifles, constipates and causes the gears of philosophical progress to come to a grinding halt. From Fillossofee: Messages From a Grandfather - an ebook - Robert Gately
No one of real intelligence will accept anything just because some authority declares it be so. Don't accept the truth of anything you have not confirmed for yourself. - Paul Hoffmann
Weary the path that does not challenge. Doubt is an incentive to truth and patient inquiry leadeth the way. - Hosea Ballou
Mankind has created many religions; most of them are long gone now and finally all will long gone! This truth is an irreversible truth! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Perhaps the truth depends on a walk around the lake. - Wallace Stevens
The history of our race, and each individual's experience, are sown thick with evidence that a truth is not hard to kill and that a lie told well is immortal. - Mark Twain
Truth is, something exists, and everything exists for a reason. Regardless if the reason is known or unknown, knowable or unknowable, reason exists and can be named. - John K. Brown
Governments, after all, do not last forever. Even those so frightened of the truth that they get rid of anyone who speaks it.
Only by investing and speaking yourvision with passion can the truth, oneway or the other, finally penetrate thereluctance of the world. - Søren Kierkegaard
He in whom the love of repose predominates will accept the first creed, the first philosophy, the first political party he meets most likely his father's. He gets rest, commodity, and reputation; but he shuts the door of truth. - Ralph Waldo Emerson
The terrible thing about the quest for truth is that you find it. - Rémy de Gourmont
Men occasionally stumble over the truth, but most of them pick themselves up and hurry off as if nothing ever happened. - Winston S. Churchill
I must stand up in search of the truth, if I don't I only roll with the flow of the lie and make it stronger.
Even the self-assured truth-finders and self-proclaimed freedom-fighters reject Truth. As admirable as such endeavors may be, they still only really want it so long as it to some extent confirms what they had already presumed to be true. - Criss Jami
Commitment to truth telling lays the groundwork for the openness and honesty that is the heartbeat of love. When we see ourselves as we truly are and accept ourselves, we build the necessary foundation for self-love. - bell hooks
Life may be lived with a veil vainly attempting to hide its truth. The Painted Veil, as Somerset Maugham called it, does fade with time, if not raised earlier. If anything is more pathetic than its former self, it is the faded veil. - R. N. Prasher
REVIEW, v.t. To set your wisdom (holding not a doubt of it, Although in truth there's neither bone nor skin to it) At work upon a book, and so read out of it The qualities that you have first read into it. - Ambrose Bierce
Poetry is the utterance of deep and heartfelt truth. The true poet is very near the oracle.
Telling the truth to yourself is Integrity; Telling the truth to others is Honesty; Telling the truth with no fear or intimidation is Bravity and being free from falsehood is Purity! - Israelmore Ayivor
The dream begins, most of the time,with a teacher who believes in you, who tugs and pushes and leads you on to the next plateau sometimes poking you with a sharp stick called truth - Dan Rather
The proud cannot accept the authority of God giving direction to their lives. (See Helaman 12:6.) They pit their perceptions of truth against God’s great knowledge, their abilities versus God’s priesthood power, and their accomplishments against His mighty works. - Ezra Taft Benson
Violence has settled more issues in history than any other factor; and contrary opinion is wishful thinking at its worst. Breeds that forget this basic truth have always paid for it with their lives and their freedoms. - Robert Heinlein
truth is that which makes a people certain, clear, and strong. - Martin Heidegger
It is better to know oneself than know to others. So not find fault others see first in yourself. When one experiences truth, the madness of finding fault with others disappears. - Suman Jyoty Bhante
The only truth is music. - Jack Kerouac
The men the American people admire most extravagantly are the most daring liars; the men they detest most violently are those who try to tell them the truth. - H. L. Mencken
A Lie is something like the truth, but the truth is not like a Lie. - Dan Raper
He who does not seek advice is a fool. His folly blinds him to Truth and makes him evil, stubborn, and a danger to his fellow men. - Kahlil Gibran
What is the point of our lives? There isn't any. I can't seem to decide how much horror and how much joy lies within that simple truth, but I know it is both of those things at once. - Ashly Lorenzana
LIFE’S SOFT EDGES‘Tis a truth I will confess that we ofttimes find soft edges –to such a degree, our livesare well manifestof people’s kindliness. - Tara Estacaan
In the end, fiction is the craft of telling truth through lies. - Lauren Groff
I AM IGNORANT of absolute truth. But I am humble before my ignorance and therein lies my honor and my reward. - Kahlil Gibran
If the truth be known, most successes are built on a multitude of failures.
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
Search not for happiness outside yourself, for nothing could be further from the truth. - Eric Micha'el Leventhal
Questers of the truth, that’s who dogs are; seekers after the invisible scent of another being’s authentic core. - Jeffrey Moussaieff Masson
Peace is a way of life.Peace is a way of love.Peace is a heart’s forgiveness.Peace is a mind’s kindness.Peace is living in harmony.Peace is living with courtesy.Peace is living with trust.Peace is living with truth and trust.Peace is living with freeness.Peace is living with happiness. - Debasish Mridha
But please remember: this is only a work of fiction. The truth, as always, will be far stranger. - Arthur C. Clarke
Truth, at times is just an accepted opinion - santhosh Namballa
Nothing is Lie until you get to know the truth, as nothing is false in Dream until you get to know that i'm Dreamer. - The Ek
True, the initial ideas are in general those of an individual, but the establishment of the reality and truth is in general the work of more than one person. - Willard F. Libby
The four stages of acceptance:1. This is worthless nonsense.2. This is an interesting, but perverse, point of view.3. This is true, but quite unimportant.4. I always said so."(Review of The Truth About Death, in: Journal of Genetics 1963, Vol. 58, p.464) - J.B.S. Haldane
Earlier People used to hate a lieSince now lie has become truth and truth has become a lie.They still hate a lie - irrfan ishaq
You Never Have To Worry About Forgetting Anything, If You Just Tell The Truth. - Chris Mentillo
Last time I saw you, I said that it hurt too much to love you. But I was wrong about that. The truth is it hurts too much not to love you. - P.C. Cast
Marvelous Truth, confront us at every turn, in every guise. - Denise Levertov
Truth, in the matters of religion, is simply the opinion that has survived. - Oscar Wilde
You can start to give love only when your heart knows the truth of whats happening around you. - john ignatius
A musician's or artist's responsibility is a simple one, and that is, through your music to tell the truth, - Tom Morello
Truth is that we all need facts we cannot continue to eat only the food that is given to us. Sometimes we have to feed ourselves otherwise we set our self up for dependency on the wrong nutrition without realizing that we were being poisoned the whole time. - R. Lewis
A great writer reveals the truth even when he or she does not wish to. - Tom Bissell
You will know the truth, and the truth will set you free. - Anonymous
I have been thinking that I would make a proposition to my Republican friends... that if they will stop telling lies about the Democrats, we will stop telling the truth about them. - Adlai E. Stevenson Jr.
To annoy or piss off are light offences. I'd say if you abuse the goodness of a novelist or a writer, the truth is, he or she can kill you multiple times or cannibalise you in many antagonist characters. - Angelica Hopes
This is the only truth in the world that was necessary yesterday, is necessary today, and will continue to be necessary tomorrow: be conscious of now. - Kamand Kojouri
I don't want any yes-men around me. I want everybody to tell me the truth even if it costs them their jobs. - Samuel Goldwyn
It may be that the old astrologers had the truth exactly reversed, when they believed that the stars controlled the destinies of men. The time may come when men control the destinies of stars. - Arthur C. Clarke
You can always find hope in the truth that our God reigns & He will take care of His own. - Jim George
People who say, it is not my fault, continuously fail. People who say, I’ve done no wrong, have not done enough right. People who say, I am done! are never done repeating the cycle. Even in the privacy of our own thoughts, we can’t sow lies and reap truth. - Katina Ferguson
You can't live an obedient life and miss an adventure. Following the commands of Christ is not just about behavior. Behavior modification is not an end in itself in the New Testament. Transformation is about knowing the truth and the truth setting you free. - Beth Moore
Truth is eternal, knowledge is changeable. It is disastrous to confuse them. - Madeleine L'Engle
Say what you have to say, not what you ought. any truth is better than make-Believe! - Henry David Thoreau
There is nothing more powerful than truth. It is undeniable and should always be appreciated. The truth gives you unlimited freedom to be who you are and express how you feel. The truth offers you peace of mind which is something we all love. - Amaka Imani Nkosazana
[T]hat they may believe you, you must say it as obscurely as possible, just like that, simply in hints. You must only give them a peep of the truth, just enough to tantalize them. They'll tell a story better than ours, and of course they'll believe themselves more than they would us... - Fyodor Dostoyevsky
The truth of who we are dissolves the illusions when they arise, simply by us not buying into them anymore. By realizing they were counterfeit bliss. By and by, oneness dissolves what was once separation. - Tehya Sky
I therefore submit to you that what qualifies a person to be called a man according to God, is the ability of the individual to live by the right standard and values that heaven values. Standards like, justice, judgement, truth and equity. - Sunday Adelaja
The only part of you that hurts when you're given the truth is the part that lives on lies. - Stefan Molyneux
It appears that the paradigm of the modern Church has mainly been based on some fragments of the truth rather than the comprehensive totality of understanding God and His Kingdom - Sunday Adelaja
Sometimes a policeman must confront people about lying. No one likes to be called a liar. But it is what it is! A fact is a fact! If someone is a liar, put them on notice. You should not be punished for doing the right thing. It is the job of a good investigator to get the truth. - C. Snyder
All the truth of God are discoverable through every day life. - Compton Gage
I fear liars, and I fear tricksters, and worst I fear the bitter truth. And so I rule my country well. Because only fear rules men. Nothing else works. Nothing else lasts long enough. - Ursula K. Le Guin
People are always trying to [mess] up other people's live's by telling lies about 'em. You wanna really [mess] somebody's life up? Tell the truth about 'em. They ain't never gonna be the same. - Brian Buckner
I do not know what I may appear to the world, but to myself I seem to have been only like a boy playing on the sea-shore, and diverting myself in now and then finding a smoother pebble or a prettier shell than ordinary, whilst the great ocean of truth lay all undiscovered before me. - Isaac Newton
Allow yourself to celebrate your sense of freedom , your capacity to make a choice and your strength in facing the truth. Not everyone has the courage to do so, even if it hurts……Knowing is KEY to acceptance. - Abby Espiritu
The New World Order is established by degrees. The first degree is truth of the one subject, which follows from the existence and the oneness of the universe, and from the ancient belief that God is all-knowing. - Compton Gage
I'm thinking about past events. I'm interested in recall, exact recall, of what was said, who said it and to whom. I want to know the truth, undistorted by time and revision and wishes and regrets. - Dana Spiotta
A deceitful tongue will always be good at twisting the truth. - Dennis Adonis
If truth doesn't set you free, generosity of spirit will. - Katerina Stoykova Klemer
Peace demands the most heroic labor and the most difficult sacrifice. It demands greater heroism than war. It demands greater fidelity to the truth and a much more perfect purity of conscience. - Thomas Merton
There is a difference between speaking the truth in love and judging someone hypocritically...make sure you know the difference before you speak! - Pauline Seaport
They ate my humanity but no humanity in beginning humans Earth dust atomsClever microorganisms defy godsBut defy nothingPhantom of truth Beneath reality's facade - A.R. LaBaere
Convictions are more dangerous foes of truth than lies. - Friedrich Nietzsche
The vast majority of us imagine ourselves as like literature people or math people. But the truth is that the massive processor known as the human brain is neither a literature organ or a math organ. It is both and more. - John Green
A lie is nothing more than the truth told in reverse - Arthur C. Buckner
Everything in moderation, even the truth - Marty Rubin
Love is always the first casualty of a religious war, the second is Truth and the third...Humanity. - Jason Versey
There's something to be said about silence; it can be a moment of truth, or a moment of connection to other like minded people. - Martin R. Lemieux
To have mercy and truth requires love, good understanding and respect. - Auliq Ice
Be of good cheer about death, and know this of a truth, that no evil can happen to a good man, either in life or after death. - Socrates
We can not begin to administer justice without understanding the concept of truth and mercy. - Paul Bamikole
Truth has no special time of its own. Its hour is now -- always. - Albert Schweitzer
In every argument there is a discovery of truth and a bed of success. - Auliq Ice
Never apologize for showing feeling. When you do so, you apologize for the truth. - Benjamin Disraeli
All of fiction is truthful. What you create is your own truth and no one can take that away or change it. - Walter Dean Myers
The truth shall set your soul free. - Lailah Gifty Akita
One thing I think, about humans is that we'd rather live in a comfortable lie then in an unpleasant truth. - Adam Snowflake
If you never tell anyone the truth about yourself, eventually you start to forget. - Cassandra Clare
The conscience is a right mix of instinct, reason and culture. The conscience itself is not a truth but it has an ability to access the truth. But the very conscience is assembled only by the reason. - Thiruman Archunan
The fact that a great many people believe something is no guarantee of its truth. - W. Somerset Maugham
Smartass Disciple: Master, what do say about the truth itself ?Master of Stupidity: Like sex, no fun anymore if all is revealed. - Toba Beta
Truth is a fundamental principle that is needed for any form of building or construction. So also is honesty. - Sunday Adelaja
I never did give anybody hell. I just told the truth, and they thought it was hell. - Harry S Truman
Morality is judgement to distinguish right and wrong, vision to see the truth, courage to act upon it, dedication to that which is good, and integrity to stand by it at any price. - Ayn Rand
No one will teach you what you ought to know. You must search the truth for yourself. - Lailah Gifty Akita
Cynicism is when a small mind and a hurt heart rejects the hope, love, and truth of a big and caring God. - Jayce O'Neal
It is error only, and not truth, that shrinks from inquiry. - Thomas Paine
Of course it's the same old story. Truth usually is the same old story. - Margaret Thatcher
To accept that man has only mind and body but not any soul will be very useful for humanity to build a better future. Accepting truth always gives you a chance to find the solution! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Religion is about turning untested belief into unshakeable truth through the power of institutions and the passage of time. - Richard Dawkins
The truth can only be absolute as any relativity may include the untruth towards the system of reference where it varies. - Sorin Cerin
Lying is the new truth. - B. Cameron Lee
There are only two mistakes one can make along the road to truth; not going all the way, and not starting. - Buddha
If we in Nigeria and Africa generally are to experience a true national transformation, there must be numerous movements championing the cause for truth and honesty in every aspect of our daily affairs. - Sunday Adelaja
Thus I, gone forth, as spiders do,In spider’s web a truth discerning,Attach one silken strand to youFor my returning. - E.B. White
The truth is, the notion that gay marriage is harmful to marriage, is sort of mind-boggling, because these are people trying to get married. But it seems to me, if you want to defend marriage against something, defend it against divorce. - Cokie Roberts
Art is a deception that creates real emotions - a lie that creates a truth. And when you give yourself over to that deception, it becomes magic. - Marco Tempest
A good quote: A timeless capsule of truth. - Garry Fitchett
A full-throttled deployment of the practices of strategic communication would kill candor and leave truth bereft to fend for herself in the backstabbing night of political bogeys. - Nick Bostrom
Paths are many, Truth is ONE! - Swami Satchitananda
In my music, I'm trying to play the truth of what I am. The reason it's difficult is because I'm changing all the time.
They breathe truth that breathe their words in pain. - William Shakespeare
It is not enough to speak but to speak truth - William Shakespeare
If it can be destroyed by the truth, it deserves to be destroyed by the truth. - Carl Sagan
You are a foreigner in an actual world, a human co-worker, a truth, a divine word, and a perfect mistake. - Michael Bassey Johnson
It is one of the severest tests of friendship to tell your friend his faults. So to love a man that you cannot bear to see a stain upon him, and to speak painful truth through loving words, that is friendship. - Henry Ward Beecher
The lie is a weak wepon you attack and pucn and kick the damage is weak. But the truth makes headshot, there is such people just by telling the truth you can devastate them! - Deyth Banger
Smartass Disciple: How the hell do we find the truth ?Master of Stupidity: Just seek it with hope it’ll find you. - Toba Beta
Genuine bravery for a writer.... It is about calmly speaking the truth when everyone else is silenced, when the truth cannot be expressed. It is about speaking out with a different voice, risking the wrath of the state and offending everyone, for the sake of the truth, and the writer’s conscience. - Murong Xuecun
Never be afraid to raise your voice for honesty and truth and compassion against injustice and lying and greed. If people all over the world...would do this, it would change the earth. - William Faulkner
Politics determines who has the power, not who has the truth. - Paul Krugman
Denial is a seductive ruse of our own making, force-fitting our agendas by forcing out truth all because we bent to fear rather than bowed to God. - Craig D. Lounsbrough
Often the truth is in front of your face, but your eyes and heart are so full of lies that you can't see it. - Shannon L. Alder
It's a difficult truth to face that some people choose to define themselves by the pain they feel or the wrongs they've suffered. They're not going through hard times so much as making all times hard. - Dani Harper
It is better to obey the mysterious direction, without any fuss, when it points to a new road, however strange that road may be. There is probably as much reason for it, if the truth were known, as for anything else.
The ideals which have lighted my way, and time after time have given me new courage to face life cheerfully, have been Kindness, Beauty, and Truth. The trite subjects of human efforts, possessions, outward success, luxury have always seemed to me contemptible. - Albert Einstein
Truth will always be truth, regardless of lack of understanding, disbelief or ignorance. - W. Clement Stone
Stop blaming other people and circumstances for killing your dreams. The truth is; we tend to talk ourselves out of acting upon our dreams. Most dreams die of suicide, not murder. - Steve Maraboli
When I escape from my cage of conformity, I grow wings to fly in search of truth and beauty. - Debasish Mridha
This is perhaps the hardest truth of any to grasp. Do we wake up every morning amazed that we are loved by God? - David Ford
Force is as pitiless to the man who possesses it as it is to its victims - the second it crushes, the first it intoxicates. The truth is that nobody really possesses a great kind of power for long. Those who have it on loan from Fate count on it too much and are themselves destroyed. - Paul Hoffman
Sometimes, you can be more than enough for someone, but they choose not to be in your life. Always remember that Satan works hard to keep people miserable by feeding their fears, so they stay in their comfort zone. The truth is some people value what is predictable, more than chemistry. - Shannon L. Alder
Every reaction is an opportunity to cultivate a pearl - a beautiful truth that will illuminate the way forwards. - Pollyanna Darling
Forget what they told you. You want the truth, follow the money. - Roxanne Bland
One of the secrets a nation can unlock to have material wealth is, having a leader who will take an uncompromising stand to establish truth and honesty as a rule of building the nation - Sunday Adelaja
O cowardly amd tyrannous race of monks, persecutors of the bard, and the gleemen, haters of life and joy! O race that does not draw the sword and tell the truth! O race that melts the bones of the people with cowardice and with deceit! ("The Crucifixion Of The Outcast") - W.B. Yeats
The poet is a liar who always speaks the truth. - Jean Cocteau
A mundane lie hiding an exotic truth is deception; an exotic lie hiding a mundane truth is storytelling. Deception may be necessary to preserve life, but storytelling makes life worth living. - Christopher Buehlman
I am the Lilum. Time. Truth. Destiny. The Endless River. The Wheel of Fate. You do not command me. - Kami Garcia
The truth is rarely pure and never simple. Often, love is a tangled web of lies that only a broken heart would weave. Seldom is dishonesty the whole person, rather it's the pain. - Shannon L. Alder
Man is least himself when he talks in his own person. Give him a mask, and he will tell you the truth. - Oscar Wilde
Truth is so obscure in these times and falsehood so established that unless one loves the truth, he cannot know it. - Blaise Pascal
Fiction reveals truth that reality obscures. - Ralph Waldo Emerson
Tell all the Truth but tell it slant--Success in Circuit liesToo bright for our infirm DelightThe Truth's superb surpriseAs Lightning to the Children easedWith explanation kindThe Truth must dazzle graduallyOr every man be blind-- - Emily Dickinson
My Prayer? Oh' Lord give me the mind of a warrior that has been taught to fear your name, The soul of a prophet with the tongue and courage to speak truth though I be surrounded by those that despise it and the heart of a boy that believes he can slay a giant - Tonny K. Brown
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
Three things can not hide for long: the Moon, the Sun and the Truth. - Gautama Buddha
The naked truth is always better than the best-dressed lie. - Ann Landers
In a flash I saw the truth; that my love for this spot is built up of numberless trivialities, of small memories all incommunicable, or ridiculous when communicated... - Quiller -Couch, Arthur Thomas
A portrait is not a likeness. The moment an emotion or fact is transformed into a photograph it is no longer a fact but an opinion. There is no such thing as inaccuracy in a photograph. All photographs are accurate. None of them is the truth. - Richard Avedon
A lie can travel halfway round the world while the truth is putting on its shoes. - Mark Twain
The real Muslim is the one who prefers speaking the truth even when it is ruinous to him over lying even when it benefits him, and who finds inner peace in doing so. - Ali ibn Abi Talib
Find your truth and make your existence real as you choose it. Your creation is your own greatest gift. (Neings of Light via Joules) - Jay Woodman
When you have eliminated the impossible, that which remains, however improbable, must be the truth. - Sir Arthur Conan Doyle
Truth builds trust. - Marilyn Suttle
Give yourself permission 2 evolve. Become a philosopher; come up with your own interpretation of life and stop accepting someone else's as your truth. - Germany Kent
Although I am a typical loner in my daily life, my awareness of belonging to the invisible community of those who strive for truth, beauty, and justice has prevented me from feelings of isolation. - Albert Einstein
Lie beside me, oh my beloved! For thy thorns are more pleasurable than the petals of the world.Hold me in thy arms of hope, for the truth of separation can rest tonight. - Faraaz Kazi
Darkness is going into the Unknown as we are ignorant of this place, until we understand and go and learn of the light, which is the truth bringing knowledge .. - Fredg Morales
Here's what I think the truth is: We are all addicts of fossil fuels in a state of denial, about to face cold turkey. - Kurt Vonnegut
Your heart is the roots to God.Your heart is nourished by truth, by God, but you have forgotten the heart.Come back to the heart, and you will be able to know the truth.You will be able to know the truth as the truth and the false as the false. - Swami Dhyan Giten
The teachings of the Saviour; testify of the truth. - Lailah Gifty Akita
Right is of no sex, Truth is of no color, God is the Father of us all, and we are all Brethren - Frederick Douglass
How can you expect me to believe that?""whether you believe it or not does not change the nature of truth - P.C. Cast
It is better to be divided by truth than united in error. - Bruce Bickel
Like love, the light or guidance of truth that influences us exists only in living form, not in principles or rules or expectations or advice, however widely circulated - Alan W. Watts
I believe that unarmed truth and unconditional love will have the final word in reality. That is why right, temporarily defeated, is stronger than evil triumphant. - Martin Luther King Jr.
RACK, n. An argumentative implement formerly much used in persuading devotees of a false faith to embrace the living truth. As a call to the unconverted the rack never had any particular efficacy, and is now held in light popular esteem. - Ambrose Bierce
The truth to succeeding at leadership is recognizing that it’s a never-ending journey of discovery and learning. - Tanveer Naseer
Truth is the highest knowledge.Faith is the highest courage.Reason is the highest wisdom.Love is the highest virtue. - Matshona Dhliwayo
Objective truth is difficult to come by, and even if you have it, what you can pass on to the next person is the story that you tell about it. In order for truth to be recognized as true, it has to be wrapped in plausibility. Just the same as lies. (" Daniel Abraham - Another Word: Plausibility and Truth
A philosopher is a deep thinker and a meticulous observer of nature and events that reveal the beauty, truth, and meaning of existence. - Debasish Mridha
The most empowering act we can do is to be real ,to tell the truth and to be free of anything that holds us back. That freedom unburdens our shoulders and allows us to move forward in our journey~bns - Bluenscottish
The truth of the matter is that window management under X is not yet well understood.
Once you face the truth, the knowledge both empowers you and sets you free. - Jay Woodman
Too many people confine their exercise to jumping to conclusions, running up bills, stretching the truth, bending over backward, lying down on the job, sidestepping responsibility and pushing their luck.
The conqueror and king in each of us is the Knower of truth. Let that Knower awaken in us and drive the horses of the mind, emotions, and physical body on the pathway which that king has chosen.
Most people can’t seem to see the relationship between truth, honesty and national development. - Sunday Adelaja
Judge the spirit of the prophecy before you judge the truth of the word. - Graham Cooke
Nature is an outcry, unpolished truth; the art—a euphemism—tamed wilderness. - Dejan Stojanovic
Mysticism is colourful and alluring, but if you are after the truth, science is the best path! - Mehmet Murat ildan
There is time, and there is what is beyond time. History belongs to time, but truth belongs to what is beyond time. - Philip Pullman
I am lost in the paradigm of life, death and time. The only thing I have learnt about this paradigm is that the time is running between life and death and with every passing day we are getting closer to the death and truth is that time is running for Good. - AnkitMishra
We have to speak the truth always, at any cost, and no matter what. - Samael Aun Weor
When you walk a life of honesty, you live a life of truth. - Therese Benedict
Conscientious stupidity is a religion for most. Many will deny it, but it's those same people that find it easier to ignore the truth. This religion can only be followed by their humble ignorance. It's safe to assume, that this religion is an illusion of knowledge. - Lionel Suggs
There are many kinds of truth: societal truths, religious truths, fundamental truths, scientific truths, and universal truths. Your truth should be what you can trust with your heart. - Debasish Mridha M.D.
..........books are yours, Within whose silent chambers treasure lies Preserved from age to age; more precious far Than that accumulated store of gold And orient gems, which, for a day of need, The Sultan hides deep in ancestral tombs. These hoards of truth you can unlock at will: - William Wordsworth
Never hesitate to tell the truth as you see it. - Marty Rubin
No one cares about the art of the lie at this point. They insist on impressing with the truth. See me! Look at me! Look at who I am! Look at who I want you to think I am! - Leslie Pietrzyk
The media insists on taking what someone didn't mean to say as being far closer to the truth than what they did. - Alain de Botton
I shall know but one country. The ends I aim at shall be my country, my God & Truth. I was born an American; I live an American; I shall die an American. - Daniel Webster
we have to live today by what truth we can get today and be ready tomorrow to call it falsehood - William James
I am ready for love, but I am not a seeker of it. My truth is; the more I love who I am, the more I will attract my perfect mirror of love to meet me halfway. - Nikki Rowe
A lot of young girls think that the opposite of fake is rudeness. And just as ugly as fake is, so is saying whatever is on your mind because it's the truth. - Tyra Banks
It is better to accept the truth than a temporary lie. - Lailah Gifty Akita
I avow myself the partisan of truth alone. - William Harvey
I crave the sweet surrender of sleep and my dreams' uncensored communication: no tiresome small talk, sucking up to impress, or tiptoeing around charged topics. Dreams are the naked truth; get ready for it. - Judith Orloff
What are heavy? sea-sand and sorrow.What are brief? today and tomorrow.What are frail? spring blossoms and youth.What are deep? the ocean and truth. - Christina Rossetti
For of what account are Truth and Love when Life itself has ceased to seem desirable? - Clifford Whittingham Beers
Even this is paradoxical because even though the ego does all the spiritual practice in the beginning,it’s the Truth that has orchestrated it all. - Maria Erving
Still, despite all our noise, this universe hinges on a melody, that’s the dismal truth of it. Oh, we can propagandize all we wish, it doesn’t change the fabric of things. This universe was not made for the fallen, only the redeemed. - Geoffrey Wood
He leaned back, appalled at himself. She was a ***damn dose of truth serum. Things were falling out of his mouth as though his ability to sensor had short-circuited. - Laura Spinella
Mists may blur vision, Doubts to lies are heavy mists, Truth clears for all ways." ~ , Haikuan excerpt from If I Could Tell You - Angelica Hopes
Everyone has their truth. Mine lies in the cinema. - Dawn Garcia
Rationality is the recognition of the fact that nothing can alter the truth and nothing can take precedence over that act of perceiving it. - Ayn Rand
People usually feel funny, smile and laugh when I tell them about my strong belief in the very existence of prehistoric advanced technology and great civilizations of wilier races. I just can't wait to see their faces at time the truth is revealed. - Toba Beta
The truth is, the hypocrisy of humans is everywhere - Jeremy Griffith
You can recognize a small truth because its opposite is a falsehood. The opposite of a great truth is another truth. - Niels Bohr
A philosopher is a lover and searcher of truth, beauty, meaning, and wisdom. - Debasish Mridha
The truth is, life grows and evolved inside of you and, it has nothing to do with any other person except you. The truth of life grows and evolves, in the form of understanding. - Roshan Sharma
Truth does not cease to exist because no one believes it. - Debasish Mridha M.D.
You Never Have To Worry About Anything, If You Just Tell The Truth. - Chris Mentillo
I am what no one else is, and in the hands of God I can do what no one else does. And if I dare set such a truth in motion I will change my world. - Craig D. Lounsbrough
You can never be really sure of how much you believe anything until its truth or falsehood becomes a matter of life or death to you. - C.S. Lewis
Your tongue may speak lies, but your eyes know the truth. - Amber Jacobs
In search of Truth the hopeful zealot goes,But all the sadder tums, the more he knows! - H.P. Lovecraft
Focus on what's important. Give more attention to your dreams than your fears, to your now than your then, to your expansive truth than other's diminishing lies. - Unknown 21
Isn't it obvious in in today's world from people's preoccupation with self-medication, drug and alcohol use, rationalization and avoidance distraction that the truth doesn't just hurt, it's extremely painful. - James Turner
Presumption means nothing more than as stated by Lord Mansfield, the weighing of probabilities, and deciding, by the powers of common sense, on which side the truth is. - Sir William Draper
Knowledge rests not upon truth alone, but upon error also. - Carl Jung
The truth about people is that there are more fakes than originals. - Saleem Sharma
One doesn't intentionally to alter the truth, just enhance it and make it more memorable. - John H. Alexander
A man may say, "From now on I'm going to speak the truth." But the truth hears him and runs away and hides before he's even done speaking. - Saul Bellow
The truth of the matter is, the soul is a monstrous beast. The heart a most unwieldy and a fair weather friend. Why else woud ribs be cages - Anonymous
People only lie because they are afraid of the truth - Madison Reil
Think about the truth in terms of the best and the worst that can be said about the people’s nature and, most probably, it might have been said by a person already earlier. - Anuj Somany
Live truth instead of professing it. - Elbert Hubbard
But O the truth, the truth. The many eyes That look on it! The diverse things they see. - George Meredith
You must feed yourself the truth because the world is sure to serve you lies. - Serina Hernandez
Love truth, but pardon error. - Voltaire
The truth therefore is that great nations become great not because of their amount of wealth an Great nations become great thanks to their wealth of truth, honesty and other virtues the natural resources. - Sunday Adelaja
It is not always a problem finding the truth, it is however sometimes a problem accepting it. - sunny-drunk
In an era where Existence is incontestable, Truth is subjective, and Reality is perceived, fiction must mediate between the three. - Henry Martin
A poet is a blind optimist.The world is against him formany reasons. But thepoet persists. He believesthat he is on the right track,no matter what any of his fellow men say. In hiseternal search for truth, thepoet is alone.He tries to be timeless in a society built on time. - Jack Kerouac
We can make detours with our mind but we can't distract the truth from our heart. - Nikki Rowe
Fight for your opinions, but do not believe that they contain the whole truth, or the only truth. - Charles A. Dana
We know truth, not only by reason, but also by the heart. - Blaise Pascal
Everybody hates lie but nobody wants to hear the truth. - Anurag Bhatt
Creativity connects me to my truest self and vulnerability. There is nothing more personally liberating, than reaching for my face and peeling off the social mask that hides my; shadow self, pain and weakness. When i produce from this place of truth, the results transform both creator and beholder. - Jaeda DeWalt
Still, truth is how I remember it now. In a way, I am changing the past from my desk here in the future as I write. It always happens like this. This is how we all tell our story. - J.D. Radke
With God’s help in the grasp of addiction you’ll find the truth. When we understand this and its purity, then true healing can begin. - Ron Baratono
Timeless principles never age, and truth is as young as the day it was spoken into existence. - Craig D. Lounsbrough
For truth is always strange; stranger than fiction. - George Gordon Byron
Truth always prevails. Both divine and devil are two sides of the same coin. Rather, devil is in the divine and divine is in the devil. It is for us to make a conscious choice, whether we want to be devil or divine. Let us choose good over evil. - Vishwas Chavan
Truth can hurt, but truth will bring you justice. Embrace the pain, and the truth shall set you free. - Lik Hock Yap Ivan
Truth is a hard master, and costly to serve, but it simplifies all problems. - Ellis Peters
Convictions are more dangerous enemies of the truth than lies. - Friedrich Nietzsche
When you start speaking the "TRUTH" it creates enemies out of Ignorance. But always learn to speak the truth, though, it should be a solid weapon to a positive progression. - Henry Johnson Jr
What is a truth and what is a lie? Is truth the mutually accepted part of a lie, or is lie a mutually denied part of truth? - Saurabh Sharma
As it turns out, Plutarch, consciously or unconsciously, touched on a truth that most of us feel, but rarely meditate upon: the little things in behaviour are the door not only to the real character of people but also to their soul. - Nicos Hadjicostis
How much more doth beauty beauteous seem by that sweet ornament which truth doth give! - William Shakespeare
I have a theory that the truth is never told during the nine-to-five hours. - Hunter S. Thompson
I try hard to hold fast to the truth that a full and thankful heart cannot entertain great conceits. When brimming with gratitude, one’s heartbeat must surely result in outgoing love, the finest emotion we can ever know. - Bill W.
The truth is easiest to disprove - its defenses are down.
Truth is very important for live happy. - Jagannath Hembram
You are my eternal love and I am your eternal beloved. That is the truth I came to believe. - Debasish Mridha
When I despair, I remember that all through history the way of truth and love have always won. There have been tyrants and murderers, and for a time, they can seem invincible, but in the end, they always fall. Think of it--always. - Mahatma Gandhi
A person obsessed with ultimate truth is a person asking to be relieved of money. - Robert B. Laughlin
The truth is cruel, but it can be loved, and it makes free those who have loved it. - George Santayana
More the makers tweak the real life's truth and fact, more they make the reel movie's content weak in fact. - Anuj Somany
The truth is, everyone is going to hurt you. You just got to find the ones worth suffering for. - Bob Marley
When we discover that the truth is already in us, we are all at once our original selves.
Stand tall and face YOUR truth. Speak boldly and be confident in what you say. Don't just dream, but take the steps to get where you want to be. Stay motivated, determined, and focused because YOU are worth it! Giving up is NOT an option. Keep your eyes on what matters and what's truly important. - Stephanie Lahart
The cinema is truth 24 frames-per-second - Jean-Luc Godard
The truth. It is a beautiful and terrible thing, and must therefore be treated with great caution. - J. K. Rowling
If only [people] understood that every thought is both false and true! False by one-sidenedness resulting from man's inability to embrace the whole truth, and true as an expression of one fact of human endeavor. - Leo Tolstoy
Here was an absolutely compelling road sign. Stay on the road of objective truth - there is objective being and objective value. Stay on the road. There is Truth. There is a Point and Purpose and Essence to it all. Keep searching. You will find it. - John Piper
In my relationship, she is my woman and I am her man. This designation is not one of ownership, but of passion. It is a loving and passionate expression that reflects the truth that out of over seven billion people in the world, she is my ONE. - Steve Maraboli
Only absurdities need to be defended. Truth speaks for itself. - Stefan Emunds
Her past is colliding with my present, future. Some of us wants to sleep under the blanket of lies rather than getting naked with truth. - Jay
The truth is humble, only those intelligent enough are able to seek and understand it. - Auliq Ice
Read not books alone, but men, and amongst them chiefly thyself. If thou find anything questionable there, use the commentary of a severe friend rather than the gloss of a sweet lipped flatterer; there is more profit in a distasteful truth than in deceitful sweetness. - Francis Quarles
The truth is that you are innately good, wise, and powerful. You were created in and for good. - Deborah Day
I encounter one example after another of how relative truth is. - Raoul Wallenberg
Lies are served like a fine delicacy. But beware, the truth of it all will sour, lodge in your throat, and choke your very existence if you continue to believe them. - Jason E. Hodges
All Faith is false, all Faith is true: Truth is the shattered mirror strown In myriad bits; while each believes His little bit the whole to own. - Sir Richard Francis Burton
A partial truth is the most common path to an entire lie. - Fred Munoz
The actual truth has never written about any war, and this will be no exception. - George Lynch
As a young girl I was told the truth. I knew about death. I was afraid to lose but not afraid to die. - Kayko Tamaki
Anything that appears and disappears cannot actually be you because it is being observed by you. By removing the attention from these things and noticing what remains, you are left only with what is permanent the truth of who you are. - Enza Vita
Patience is like ice cold water runing truth your veins, but our love will be immense - Alejandro Pérez
Truth is such a rare thing it is delightful to tell it, - Emily Dickinson
I drink because she nags, he said I nag because he drinks. But if the truth be known to you, He's a lush and she's a shrew. - Ogden Nash
Lies Have expiry dates but the truth never expires - Oche Otorkpa
Education and knowledge are no longer values of truth and beauty that make life worth living- they are reduced to an economic means to the ends of greater pay and more consumption. - Shawn Otto
The best way to obtain truth and wisdom is not to ask from books, but to go to God in prayer, and obtain divine teaching. - Joseph Smith Jr.
Find the courage to ask yourself the questions your afraid to hear the answer to? Why... Because it's the only way you'll know which direction your truth lays. - Nikki Rowe
Truth is unoriginal. - Kamand Kojouri
Time reveals the truth. - J.R. Rim
The mind knows the truth when your heart denies what it feels. When you don't feel safe to let people in it is because you're not ready to deal with the pain of honesty. - Shannon L. Alder
It takes two to speak the truth - one to speak and another to hear. - Henry David Thoreau
The truth of life is hidden in all jokes that invoke the stroke of laughter of most people. - Anuj Somany
Sincere forgiveness isn't colored with expectations that the other person apologize or change. Don't worry whether or not they finally understand you. Love them and release them. Life feeds back truth to people in its own way and time. - Sara Paddison
Truth and integrity must be so rare these days that it confuses people when they hear it. - Donna Lynn Hope
Truth is only what we like to hear.... - Adil Adam Memon
Writing fiction is the act of weaving a series of lies to arrive at a greater truth. - Khaled Hosseini
...how horrible and beautiful it is, that our eyes blur the truth when we can't bear to see it. - Juliette
That's what fiction is for. It's for getting at the truth when the truth isn't sufficient for the truth. - Tim O'Brien
Everything that happens is the truth. If donkeys rained down from the sky, that would be the truth. - Marty Rubin
Some words are sweet but unprotifable! Some are bitter but important. First weigh your words on the counter of integrity and speak not only because your words are sweet, but because they contain the truth! - Israelmore Ayivor
A person’s words reflect the image of his character and the amount of truth and lies in it is always visible to the human heart than ordinary eyes. - Testy McTesterson
...while cleverness is appropriate to rhetoric, and inventiveness to poetry, truth alone is appropriate to history. - Procopius of Caesarea
After establishing anything as the absolute truth, its’ conclusion is reached. It doesn’t have to be established as the truth again. What is proven as the eternal established truth for past, present and future is known as the Principle [Siddhant]. - Dada Bhagwan
Let's tell the truth. Mr. Reagan will raise taxes, and so will I. He won't tell you. I just did. - Walter Mondale
Even the truth, when believed, is a lie. You must experience the truth, not believe it. - Werner Erhard
The author who benefits you most is not the one who tells you something you did not know before, but the one who gives expression to the truth that has been dumbly struggling in you for utterance. - Oswald Chambers
A constant human error: to believe in an end to one's fantasies. Our daydreams are the measure of our unreachable truth. The secret of all things lies in the emptiness of the formula that guard them. - Floriano Martins
If you look at the world today, lies are mainstream. Truth is a fringe phenomenon. - Jaggi Vasudev
There's a war between two wolves inside everybody. One is anger, jealousy, greed, resentment, inferiority, lies and ego. The other's good. It's love, peace, beauty, happiness, truth, hope, joy, humility, kindness, and empathy. "Who wins...?""The one you feed". - MK Asante
Then you will know the truth, and the truth will set you free." (8:32) - The Gospel According to John
There's nothing that keeps its youth, So far as I know, but a tree and truth. - Oliver Wendell Holmes
Tell them a lie big enough, they'll worship you as a sage. Tell them a truth big enough and they'll mock you. - Abhijit Naskar
The Bible is the great treasure for the curious sinner, fresh water for thirsty painting soul, the revealed truth for the true seeker or worship per,the unrevealed truth for the wrong seekers, a guide to the blind and eternal food for the hungry soul. - Ikechukwu Joseph
In a world filled with liars, some still seem surprised at the lengths to which some will go-yet we fear our own truth & so become numb to our own senses. - Selva Millheiser
There may always be another reality to make fiction of the truth we think we've arrived at. - Christopher Fry
With Truth, Reason, and Morality off the board, we then capture their last Rook —that prissy little virtue, Temperance— for she depends on those other three for her beauty and was thus left wholly undefended. - Geoffrey Wood
I tore myself away from the safe comfort of certainties through my love for the truth; and truth rewarded me. - Simone de Beauvoir
It is possible to have a rather tranquil political atmosphere in any given nation. The secret is to put truth and honesty as the foundation of the political structure in that nation. - Sunday Adelaja
When one experiences truth, the madness of finding fault with others disappears. - S.N. Goenka
Truth always prevails, as it packs the mightiest punch of them all! - Dee Waldeck
Faith and Reason are like two wings of the human spirit by which is soars to the truth. - Pope John Paul II
I feel like we have to deal with things, so we realize change! Change comes after pain and pain comes after truth. Truth is hurtful. - Sara Keddar
Facts have a cruel way of substituting themselves for fancies. There is nothing more remorseless, just as there is nothing more helpful, than truth. - William C. Redfield
It would do me well to realize that the path that has led me to where I am was mapped by those who taught me and paved by what they taught me. Therefore, if God is not my teacher and His truth is not my topic I will find myself where I don’t want to be, having trod a path I didn’t want to take. - Craig D. Lounsbrough
If you say it very softly, with a smile, you can get away with saying almost anything, even the truth. - Neel Burton
Silence is the mother of truth. - Benjamin Disraeli
I cannot think that man is meant to find happiness so easily! Happiness is like one of those palaces on an enchanted island, its gates guarded by dragons. One must fight to gain it; and, in truth, I do not know what I have done to deserve the good fortune of becoming Mercédès, husband. - Alexandre Dumas
If you are out to describe the truth, leave elegance to the tailor. - Ludwig Boltzmann
It is not your beauty, success or money that should define you; neither should your church calling, your charitable contributions or talents. Humility is the cornerstone of character, by which God judges our truth worth, and wisdom is the door he opens when we use it. - Shannon L. Alder
When a memory dies, the truth takes its place. Losing a memory is more painful than losing an arm. Because memories cannot be amputated. In familiarity, we find a sense of security. When this security leaves, the unfamiliar remains. - P. Wish
Truth must necessarily be stranger than fiction; for fiction is the creation of the human mind and therefore congenial to it. - G.K. Chesterton
The most important truth we tell is the truth we tell ourselves. - Tehya Sky
A scientist shouldn't be asked to judge the economic and moral value of his work. All we should ask the scientist to do is find the truth and then not keep it from anyone. - Harmony Korine
Believe in truth. To abandon facts is to abandon freedom. If nothing is true, then no one can criticize power, because there is no basis upon which to do so. If nothing is true, then all is spectacle. The biggest wallet pays for the most blinding lights. - Timothy Snyder
Poetry is nearer to vital truth than history. - Plato
However, the primary job of a servant of God is to speak or to write words to convict people of God's truth. So, in the speaking or in the writing of words, he witnesses for God. - Richard T. Ritenbaugh
Better a cruel truth than a comfortable delusion. - Edward Abbey
Humility is nothing but truth, and pride is nothing but lying. - St. Vincent de Paul
People wrap themselves in their beliefs. And they do it in such a way that you can't set them free. Not even the truth will set them free. - Michael Specter
Life blackens at the contact of truth. - Paul Valéry
The pain in a person’s life is bound to rise on becoming increasingly wise as nice; for then s/he could easily recognize the truth and lies of the people, hanging around her/him, better than others. - Anuj Somany
I know it's a lot. But she can handle it. I'd rather ruin her with the truth than ruin her with lies. - Maria Semple
Sometimes playing stupid opens your eyes to the truth. - Anthony Liccione
Truth springs from argument amongst friends. - David Hume
There is nothing that is going to make people hate you more, and love you more, than telling the truth. - Stefan Molyneux
The reason that fiction is more interesting than any other form of literature, to those who really like to study people, is that in fiction the author can really tell the truth without humiliating himself. - Eleanor Roosevelt
We are the oneness in love, joy and happy. We share this moment in time to experience the fullest and expansion of all our existence to collapse and be redefine into the truth of who and what we are and always will be. ~jh - Jennifer Hillman
I have always loved truth so passionately that I have often resorted to lying as a way of introducing it into the minds which were ignorant of its charms. - Giovanni Jacopo Casanova
If a country successfully translate the principles of truth and honesty into their social life, then that country experiences peace, tranquillity and serenity. - Sunday Adelaja
The truth is that all of us attain the greatest success and happiness possible in this life whenever we use our native capacities to their greatest extent. - Dr. Smiley Blanton
Control doesn't validate love; it validates the nonexistence of trust and the painful unwillingness to accept the truth. - Shannon L. Alder
I don’t think there’s anything wrong with telling the truth. I know it isn’t fashionable. - Craig Ferguson
It takes more effort to avoid the truth than it does to face it. - Robert J. Braathe
He who thinks we are to pitch our tent here, and have attained the utmost prospect of reformation that the mortal glass wherein we contemplate can show us, till we come to beatific vision, that man by this very opinion declares that he is yet far short of truth. - John Milton
The poet…is the man of metaphor: while the philosopher is interested only in the truth of meaning, beyond even signs and names, and the sophist manipulates empty signs…the poet plays on the multiplicity of signifieds. - Jacques Derrida
Autobiography is an unrivalled vehicle for telling the truth about other people. - Philip Guedalla
Sometimes a writer simply finds new ways of saying what has already been said because, ultimately, truth is unoriginal. - Kamand Kojouri
And we should consider everyday lost on which we have not danced at least once: And we should call every truth false which was not accompanied by at least one laugh. - Friedrich Nietzsche
The sad truth is,we are all grown ups and most of us arematured.However, not all of us are old enough toaccept that loving someone doesn'tguarantee you that they will love you inreturn. - Nomthandazo Tsembeni
The truth of the world is that in every group you will find some good and some bad people - which is why i am keenly aware that no group is ALL bad, just as no group is ALL good. - Christina Engela
The beauty and gift of truth, is that it is not dependent upon your belief in order to remain true - A. Dragonblood
Truth is always a quest and if it looks anything like a destination, it is proof that we are on to illusion. Thus, unique is each quest! - R. N. Prasher
As a lie can be buried, the truth will always bloom. - Anthony Liccione
For some it is harder to wake up to the truth of life than it is to fall into the sleep of death - Dean Cavanagh
Always have the guts to tell people the things they must hear. Because your words, no matter how difficult to say, might be the gift to their freedom. Maybe, your unfounded fears were never theirs. Because truth is how people move on. - Shannon L. Alder
The truth is so precious that she must be surrounded by a bodyguard of lies.
If you're not gonna tell the truth, then why start talking? - Gene Wilder
No one knows the Truth, but those who have the Truth - Samone Sherrell
Jesus never spoke of truth in abstraction, as something that stands alone. Jesus always spoke of truth in relation to God being revealed through himself. - Tim McConnell
Truth at last cannot be hidden. Dissimulation is of no avail. Dissimulation is to no purpose before so great a judge. Falsehood puts on a mask. Nothing is hidden under the sun. - Leonardo da Vinci
The challenge is not finding and/or telling the truth , but finding a person who on telling the truth is willing to listen and/or accept it. - Anuj Somany
Truth is the common thread of all Religions.Practice truth -which ever path you choose to Realize God .Truth is the Sacred Thread close to God's Heart . - Ashok Khurana
We are the universe seeking truth. - Jay Woodman
When truth and honesty is absent in the nation, it relates not just to the politicians. - Sunday Adelaja
The truth is, I can choose to view tough times as growing times, I can choose to see aging as seasoning and I can choose to focus on whatever good there is to be found in living. I choose. After all, it’s my point of view. - Steve Goodier
This is the truth about mainstream media and advertising: People wouldn't have to pay to show you such messages if they were right. - J.R. Rim
Truth is ugly that is why we don't like it - rassool jibraeel snyman
When you are not full of the Holy Spirit, you easily cower in fear and lack a stand on truth - Paul Gitwaza
Why does truth carry such a dreadful face? Why does subjugation carry such a happy mask? It becomes sad when people understand that they can lead a better life as long as they bow their heads, ignoring the truth. - Lionel Suggs
No human being will ever know the truth, for even if they happened to say it by chance, they would not know they had done so. - Xenophon
You thought I was writing The Truth? Honey, I don't even know what The Truth means. - Hugh Elliott
What is success? Freedom from lies. Living your truth. - J.R. Rim
Truth is subject to too much analysis. - Frank Herbert
No. Men should die for lies. But the truth is too precious to die for. - Terry Pratchett
As time and space are bent by gravity, so too is truth bent by power. - James Rozoff
Most writers regard the truth as their most valuable possession, and therefore are economical in its use. - Mark Twain
Truth is not a prerequisite for belief, whilst belief is often times a catalyst for searching for one's own truth. - S.R. Bakshi
GreenHollyWood asked me "How I sleep?", after all, after this horror and terror. The truth is that I close the one eye 1-2 seconds go and then the other... and I sleep. To to don't forget, if we will be friends I enjoy the horror..., I like to see myself scared!? - Deyth Banger
Flattery does not encourage the perfect flow of love in the vein of your relationship. Be genuine and speak out what you feel for each other without hiding the painful truth. - Michael Bassey Johnson
When truth is replaced by silence,the silence is a lie. - Yevgeny Yevtushenko
The truth is not what I look for. It is what I look at! - Raheel Farooq
It's silly to go on pretending that under the skin we are all brothers. The truth is more likely that under the skin we are all cannibals, assassins, traitors, liars, hypocrites, poltroons. - Henry Miller
Hatred does not cease in this world by hating, but by not hating; this is an eternal truth. - Buddha
If I bad mouth the Truth, and nothing but the Absolute Truth, then, kick my butt. Otherwise, ye of bad faith, keep your stupid trap shut. - Fakeer Ishavardas
If you begin the day with love in your heart, peace in your nerves, and truth in your mind, you not only benefit by their presence but also bring them to others, to your family and friends, and to all those whose destiny draws across your path that day. - Unknown
The truth is rarely pure and never simple. Modern life would be very tedious if it were either, and modern literature a complete impossibility. - Oscar Wilde
Truth, springs from agrument amongst friends. - David Hume
Man, by thinking, can bring into his experience whatsoever he desires--if he thinks correctly, and becomes a living embodiment of his thoughts. This is not done by holding thoughts but by knowing the Truth. - Ernest Holmes
It's easy to dislike the truth for it is ugly and harsh to the naked eye. - Antonio Kowatsch
All attributes of the relative self (prakrut) in the world have arisen due to lack of understanding. All this has arisen due to not understanding the truth. One has been wandering around for countless lives and still one considers oneself so great! - Dada Bhagwan
The high-minded man must care more for the truth than for what people think. - Aristotle
Lies is lying the memory from the truth - Ahmad Rahmat Ramadhan
A friend is someone that asks, 'how are you,' and really wants to hear the truth. - Tonny K. Brown
When they have discovered truth in nature they fling it into a book, where it is even worse hands. - Georg Christoph Lichtenberg
Poetry is a presentiment of the truth. - Anna Kamieńska
The truth is not distorted here, but rather a distortion is used to get at truth. - Flannery O'Connor
In life, finding a voice is speaking and living the truth. Each of you is an original. Each of you has a distinctive voice. When you find it, your story will be told. You will be heard. - John Grisham
"How often have I said to you that when you have eliminated the impossible, whatever remains, however improbable, must be the truth? - Sir Arthur Conan Doyle
As you grow up, always tell the truth, do no harm to others, and don't think you are the most important being on earth. Rich or poor, you then can look anyone in the eye and say, 'I'm probably no better than you, but I'm certainly your equal. - Harper Lee
If only people valued people and not money…. I've been on a journey of truth and realization. I wonder how many lessons I got to learn. - Manasa Rao Saarloos
As long as there is insistence of the truth, one cannot know the Vitarag Lord [the enlightened one]. - Dada Bhagwan
It is naively assumed that the fact that the majority of people share certain ideas and feelings proves the validity of these ideas and feelings. Nothing could be further from the truth. Consensual validation as such has no bearing on reason or mental health. - Erich Fromm
If people are always comfortable with you, you're probably not telling them the whole truth. - Aniekee Tochukwu Ezekiel
Truth should be the very breath of our life. When once this state in the pilgrim's progress is reached, all other rules of correct living will come without any effort, and obedience to them will be instinctive. - Mahatma Gandhi
Truth is immortal; error is mortal. - Mary Baker Eddy
It is always the false that makes you suffer, the false desires and fears, the false values and ideas, the false relationships between people. Abandon the false and you are free of pain; truth makes happy, truth liberates. - Nisargadatta Maharaj
What kind of people?"The dead kind. The still-walking-around kind. The reeking, stinking, rotting-from-the-inside-out kind. Toothy and grinning, nasty with the dark and the dust of abandoned strip mines. But none of that was the whole truth. They were more than that. - page 135 - Brenna Yovanoff
Faith can be interested in results only, for a truth once recognized as such puts an end to the believer's thinking. - Wilhelm von Humboldt
In seeking absolute truth we aim at the unattainable and must be content with broken portions. - William Osler
Truth is stranger than fiction because lies are much more convincing but the truth always comes out no matter how long it takes. - Sanjo Jendayi
Truth is like the sun. You can shut it out for a time, but it ain't going away. - Elvis Presley
It’s a truth I love you,It’s a hope you do,And may I live and die with it,Not knowing that you don’t. - Amit Abraham
One day we shall all face the truth and reality that we all hate. - Auliq Ice
If you trust, I'm the Truth. - Himanshu Chhabra
I was bold in the pursuit of knowledge, never fearing to follow truth and reason to whatever results they led. - Thomas Jefferson
We think a wise person is someone who solves problems. Truth is, a wise person is someone who avoids problems. - Prem Rawat
To tell the truth, my dear count, I must own that of all nauseating human emanations, literature is one of those which disgust me most. I can see nothing in it but compromise and flattery. And I go so far as to doubt whether it can be anything else. - André Gide
Face the truth or the truth will face you! - Mehmet Murat ildan
We encounter truth within. - A.D. Posey
Truth can be stated simply, but cannot be understood as such. - Raheel Farooq
Education is not merely a means for earning a living or an instrument for the acquisition of wealth. "It is an initiation into life of spirit, a training of the human soul in the pursuit of truth and the practice of virtue.
Don't tell a lie to be loved, speak the truth to be hated. - Michael Bassey Johnson
Any violation of a woman's body can become sex for men; this is the essential truth of pornography. - Andrea Dworkin
There's a time when a man needs to fight and a time when he needs to accept that his destiny's lost, the ship has sailed and that only a fool will continue. The truth is I've always been a fool. - John August
Truth strikes us from behind and in the dark, as well as from before and in broad daylight. - Henry David Thoreau
Time appears to be most wasted when someone seeks truth in lies - Munia Khan
To know when to use the truth is the essence of successful deception - Agatha Christie
The baby, not too young to start knowing the ledge, the cold truth, the life-and-death facts of it all. 'What kind of heaven is that, you can't have your records?' The baby, understanding perhaps it was purely rhetorical, made no attempt to answer this question. - Michael Chabon
The truth comes to me. The truth loves me. - Sylvia Plath
While you live tell truth and shame the devil. - William Shakespeare
A loving heart, determination, faith, courage, trust, belief, truth, and a solid soul create the wings with which we fly. - A.D. Posey
There are trivial truths and there are great truths. The opposite of a trivial truth is plainly false. The opposite of a great truth is also true. - Niels Bohr
Faithfulness to the truth of history involves far more than research, however patient and scrupulous, into special facts. The narrator must seek to imbue himself with the life and spirit of the time. - Francis Parkman
On the mountains of truth you can never climb in vain: either you will reach a point higher up today, or you will be training your powers so that you will be able to climb higher tomorrow. - Friedrich Nietzsche
Such is the irresistible nature of truth that all it asks, and all it wants, is the liberty of appearing. - Thomas Paine
The truth is out there. - Fox Mulder
The truth that is suppressed by friends is the readiest weapon of the enemy. - Robert Louis Stevenson
We gaze up at the same stars, the sky covers us all, the same universe encompasses us. What does it matter what practical system we adopt in our search for the truth? Not by one avenue only can we arrive at so tremendous a secret. - Quintus Aurelius Symmachus
Man is least himself when he talks in his own person. Give him a mask and he'll tell you the truth - Oscar Wilde
The truth is, if I were going to lose weight successfully, I would have to think about what I eat constantly. I cannot imagine a life more boring and a more time-consuming obsession than being preoccupied with what I eat. - Mindy Kaling
I love when truth is stranger than fiction. It authenticates my wild imagination. - Joseph DiFrancesco
It's better to risk being disliked for living your truth than to be loved for what you are pretending to be. - Dawn Gluskin
The truth knocks on the door and you say, 'Go away, I'm looking for the truth,' and so it goes away.
Opinions are made to be changed - or how is the truth to be got at. - Lord Byron
With life the truth is not what is right or wrong, but with life the truth is the process, where life unfolds in every individual, and takes him to the whole. - Roshan Sharma
presidents, when not outright telling lies, feel obliged to shade the truth most of the time. This is called politics; when a president lies successfully, he is called a statesman. - Gore Vidal
In fact, it is more correct to say that Truth is God, than to say that God is Truth. - Mahatma Gandhi
Maybe the hardest thing in writing is simply to tell the truth about things as we see them. - John Steinbeck
To say that 'prayer changes things' is not as close to the truth as saying, 'prayer changes me and then I change things.' God has established things so that prayer, on the basis of redemption, changes the way a person looks at things. - Oswald Chambers
Truth and justice are commonly found in the personality of the paranoid delusional - Russian, Unknown
Want Truth more than you want to awaken and the awakening takes care of itself. - Maria Erving
How 'bout a shot of truth in that denial cocktail. - Jennifer Salaiz
Reporter: A writer who guesses his way to the truth and dispels it with a tempest of words. - Ambrose Bierce
I have found that in fiction one is freer to speak the truth, if only because in fiction the truth is not expected or required. You may easily disguise it, so that it is only recognized much later, when the story and the characters have faded into darkness. - Philip Sington
You say, it's dark. And in truth, I did place a cloud before your sun. But do you not see how the edges of the cloud are already glowing and turning light. - Friedrich Nietzsche
Every person who denies the truth is a coward who doesn't want to admit the truth - Pelle Vecordis
One god, one truth, one vision for humanity is tyranny. - Marty Rubin
Sometimes the truth hurts because it uncovers the lies people are living - Steven Aitchison
Every great scientific truth goes through three stages. First, people say it conflicts with the Bible. Next they say it has been discovered before. Lastly they say they always believed it. - Louis Agassiz
Against an oath; the truth thou art unsure. - William Shakespeare
By doubting we come at truth. - Cicero
The truth of the matter is a matter of knowing and abiding by the truth. - Sesan Kareem
Seek not greatness, but seek truth and you will find both. - Horace Mann
Faith in God is a promise that we’re never alone, that there’s a higher power that will look over us in times of despair. If people would just grasp this, even as an idea, they’ll soon find that it’s not just an idea, but the truth to a more meaningful life. - Ron Baratono
A divine falsehood is more powerful than any human truth. - Mikhail Bakunin
When it looks like everyone is against you, look inside for the truth. - Sumner Davenport
My truth could be very different than your truth. - Debasish Mridha
The facts about our past are powerless against the blood of Jesus and the Truth of His Word. - Joyce Meyer
The Study of philosophy is not that we may know what men have thought, but what the truth of things is. - Thomas Aquinas
To dive in the darkness, I should dive in the truth, then in images of the world..., then facts, then in books, then listening, then in short stories... that's how I write the horror. It's very complicated. - Deyth Banger
Success is for those who are persistent in the face of reality. The harsher the truth, the stronger they hold on to their dreams. - Pooja Ruprell
Truth is generally the best vindication against slander. - Abraham Lincoln
Humor is always based on a modicum of truth. Have you ever heard a joke about a father-in-law? - Dick Clark
To tell the truth is very difficult, and young people are rarely capable of it. - Leo Tolstoy
Reconciliation without truth is nothing but a smokescreen - Nilantha Ilangamuwa
I don't know much about creative writing programs. But they're not telling the truth if they don't teach, one, that writing is hard work, and, two, that you have to give up a great deal of life, your personal life, to be a writer. - Doris Lessing
The highest duty of the writer is to remain true to himself and let the chips fall where they may. In serving his vision of the truth the artist best serves his nation. - John F. Kennedy
It's said that there's three sides to a story: yours, mine, and the truth. Check out God in Wingtip Shoes and The Prison Plumb Line to explore all three. - Yvonne J. Medley
The woman whose behavior indicates that she will make a scene if she is told the truth asks to be deceived.
When you've grown up mis-educated, surrounded by fear and hate, unaware of your privilege, lies can sound like the truth. - DaShanne Stokes
It is a truth universally acknowledged that as soon as one part of your life starts looking up, another falls to pieces. - Helen Fielding
Natural marriage, therefore, is fully understood in the light of its fulfilment in the sacrament of Matrimony: only in contemplating Christ does a person come to know the deepest truth about human relationships. - Pope Francis
Experiential truth comes by obedience. - Jane Bulos
True leadership is the orchestration of truth into action to shine Light into darkness. - Orrin Woodward
There is a valid reason why they say live everyday as if it were your last, the truth is...., there is no tomorrow - just today - Uneñ Ameji
In a world that loves lies, truth is subject to the greatest libels. - Orrin Woodward
The greatest homage we can pay truth is to use it. - Ralph Waldo Emerson
Truth is the only safe ground to stand upon. - Elizabeth Cady Stanton
The bible when taken metaphorically, provides us the truth about god; but when taken literally, the bible provides as the truth about man. - Joey Lawsin
There is some relationship between the hunger for truth and the search for the right words. This struggle may be ultimately indefinable and even undecidable, but one damn well knows it when one sees it. - Christopher Hitchens
Truth in art is truth n circumstances. - Konstantin Stanislavsky
That is how it is with lies. If you can have enough people believe your lies, before you know it, even the one you have lied against will be confused. The lie will make itself at home and the truth will be knocking outside its own door. - Yvette Christiansë
Truth is the daughter of time. - Aulus Gellius
What the world stigmatizes as romantic is often more nearly allied to the truth than is commonly supposed. - Anne Brontë
Truth is a relationship. As such, each one of us receives the truth and expresses it from within, that is to say, according to one's own circumstances, culture, and situation in life. - Pope Francis
The aim of flattery is to soothe and encourage us by assuring us of the truth of an opinion we have already formed about ourselves. - Edith Sitwell
Truth shines light on darkness by questioning it. - Maria Erving
Lies can't grow. Once plucked they can only wither. But every truth, once planted, grows into a tall, noble tree. - Stefan Emunds
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
Truth is shorter than fiction.
I couldn't suppress a smile. It was inconceivable that I was here, in a place as extraordinary as the fantasy books Sophie loved. Maybe...just maybe those stories are based on a measure of truth. Maybe one day I'd write our story. - Heather L. L. FitzGerald
For me, the most magical truth of this universe is that no magic is required. - Steve Maraboli
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
Without the absolute truth, to know the truth value of our own existence is beyond our strengths/limits/possibilities. - Sorin Cerin
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
Everyone craves for truth, but only few like the taste of it. - Tushar Chauhan
Truth can conquer but only beauty can rule. - Raheel Farooq
Whatever the imagination seizes as Beauty must be truth -whether it existed before or not - John Keats
Do not think that we say that these things are only to be received by faith, but also that they are to be asserted by reason. For indeed it is not safe to commit these things to bare faith without reason, since assuredly truth cannot be without reason. - Clement of Alexandria
Xander, there are two certainties in life--death and truth. They will both pursue you to your grave. There is no escaping them. But we run fro