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Best Quotes About Truth




It is only with the heart that one can see rightly; what is essential is invisible to the eye.
Antoine de Saint-Exupery

Facts are many, but the truth is one.
Rabindranath Tagore

Hard times arouse an instinctive desire for authenticity.
Coco Chanel

Justice is truth in action.
Benjamin Disraeli

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

Live truth instead of professing it.
Elbert Hubbard

A taste for truth at any cost is a passion which spares nothing.
Albert Camus

A truth that's told with bad intent beats all the lies you can invent.
William Blake

All fixed set patterns are incapable of adaptability or pliability. The truth is outside of all fixed patterns.
Bruce Lee


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

Honesty is the first chapter in the book of wisdom.
Thomas Jefferson

All great truths begin as blasphemies.
George Bernard Shaw

Truth is by nature self-evident. As soon as you remove the cobwebs of ignorance that surround it, it shines clear.
Mahatma Gandhi

Facts are stubborn things.
Ronald Reagan

The words of truth are always paradoxical.
Lao Tzu

Half a truth is often a great lie.
Benjamin Franklin

Truth is beautiful, without doubt; but so are lies.
Ralph Waldo Emerson

Never apologize for showing feeling. When you do so, you apologize for the truth.
Benjamin Disraeli

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

The truth is incontrovertible. Malice may attack it, ignorance may deride it, but in the end, there it is.
Winston Churchill


There's a world of difference between truth and facts. Facts can obscure the truth.
Maya Angelou

Anyone who doesn't take truth seriously in small matters cannot be trusted in large ones either.
Albert Einstein

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

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

There are no facts, only interpretations.
Friedrich Nietzsche

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

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

There is nothing more deceptive than an obvious fact.
Arthur Conan Doyle

Once you eliminate the impossible, whatever remains, no matter how improbable, must be the truth.
Arthur Conan Doyle

Truth can be stated in a thousand different ways, yet each one can be true.
Swami Vivekananda

If you do not tell the truth about yourself you cannot tell it about other people.
Virginia Woolf

The truth of the matter is that you always know the right thing to do. The hard part is doing it.
Robert H. Schuller

Even if you are a minority of one, the truth is the truth.
Mahatma Gandhi

Truth will always be truth, regardless of lack of understanding, disbelief or ignorance.
W. Clement Stone

Any truth is better than indefinite doubt.
Arthur Conan Doyle

Only enemies speak the truth; friends and lovers lie endlessly, caught in the web of duty.
Stephen King


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