Truth Quotes About Relationships, Life, Telling Truth, Scientific Truth

Truth Quotes About Relationships, Life, Telling Truth, Scientific Truth

In modern contexts truth is often defined as an idea of "truth to oneself" or authenticity. Truth is often defined as "truth to oneself" or "truth to oneself." Truth is usually considered to be contrary to falsehood, which can therefore suggest logical, factual or ethical significance as well. In many fields, including philosophy , literature, theology and research, the idea of reality is explored and debated.

I noticed words crudely spray-painted upon the wall, perhaps by a young Berliner: ‘This wall will fall. Beliefs become reality.’ Yes, across Europe, this wall will fall. For it cannot withstand faith; it cannot withstand truth. The wall cannot withstand freedom.

Ronald Reagan

I noticed words crudely spray-painted upon the wall, perhaps by a young Berliner: ‘This wall will fall. Beliefs become reality.’ Yes, across Europe, this wall will fall. For it cannot withstand faith; it cannot withstand truth. The wall cannot withstand freedom.

Ronald Reagan

My way of joking is to tell the truth. That’s the funniest joke in the world.

Muhammad Ali

I know where I’m going and I know the truth, and I don’t have to be what you want me to be. I’m free to be what I want.

Muhammad Ali

It takes two to speak the truth: one to speak, and another to hear.

Henry David Thoreau

I am sorry to think that you do not get a man’s most effective criticism until you provoke him. Severe truth is expressed with some bitterness.

Henry David Thoreau

Truth is always in harmony with herself, and is not concerned chiefly to reveal the justice that may consist with wrong-doing.

Henry David Thoreau

No face which we can give to a matter will stead us so well at last as the truth. This alone wears well.

Henry David Thoreau

The rarest quality in an epitaph is truth.

Henry David Thoreau

The lawyer’s truth is not Truth, but consistency or a consistent expediency.

Henry David Thoreau

It is error alone which needs the support of government. Truth can stand by itself.

Thomas Jefferson

In truth, politeness is artificial good humor, it covers the natural want of it, and ends by rendering habitual a substitute nearly equivalent to the real virtue.

Thomas Jefferson

There is not a truth existing which I fear… or would wish unknown to the whole world.

Thomas Jefferson

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

Thomas Jefferson

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

When virtue is lost, benevolence appears, when benevolence is lost right conduct appears, when right conduct is lost, expedience appears. Expediency is the mere shadow of right and truth; it is the beginning of disorder.

Lao Tzu

The least initial deviation from the truth is multiplied later a thousandfold.

Aristotle

Piety requires us to honor truth above our friends.

Aristotle

For though we love both the truth and our friends, piety requires us to honor the truth first.

Aristotle

The true and the approximately true are apprehended by the same faculty; it may also be noted that men have a sufficient natural instinct for what is true, and usually do arrive at the truth. Hence the man who makes a good guess at truth is likely to make a good guess at probabilities.

Aristotle

Doubt thou the stars are fire, Doubt that the sun doth move. Doubt truth to be a liar, But never doubt I love.

William Shakespeare

Poetry is nearer to vital truth than history.

Plato

Truth is the beginning of every good to the gods, and of every good to man.

Plato

Yesterday we obeyed kings and bent our necks before emperors. But today we kneel only to truth, follow only beauty, and obey only love.

Khalil Gibran

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.

Khalil Gibran

Many a doctrine is like a window pane. We see truth through it but it divides us from truth.

Khalil Gibran

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.

Khalil Gibran

Exaggeration is truth that has lost its temper.

Khalil Gibran

Say not, ‘I have found the truth,’ but rather, ‘I have found a truth.’

Khalil Gibran

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.

Khalil Gibran

All truth is simple… is that not doubly a lie?

Friedrich Nietzsche

And we should consider every day 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

One may sometimes tell a lie, but the grimace that accompanies it tells the truth.

Friedrich Nietzsche

We should consider every day 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

We have art in order not to die of the truth.

Friedrich Nietzsche

Nothing is beautiful, only man: on this piece of naivete rests all aesthetics, it is the first truth of aesthetics. Let us immediately add its second: nothing is ugly but degenerate man – the domain of aesthetic judgment is therewith defined.

Friedrich Nietzsche

Words are but symbols for the relations of things to one another and to us; nowhere do they touch upon absolute truth.

Friedrich Nietzsche

It is good to express a thing twice right at the outset and so to give it a right foot and also a left one. Truth can surely stand on one leg, but with two it will be able to walk and get around.

Friedrich Nietzsche

There are various eyes. Even the Sphinx has eyes: and as a result there are various truths, and as a result there is no truth.

Friedrich Nietzsche

Mystical explanations are thought to be deep; the truth is that they are not even shallow.

Friedrich Nietzsche

It is not when truth is dirty, but when it is shallow, that the lover of knowledge is reluctant to step into its waters.

Friedrich Nietzsche

There are only two ways of telling the complete truth – anonymously and posthumously.

Thomas Sowell

I am very fond of truth, but not at all of martyrdom.

Voltaire

To the living we owe respect, but to the dead we owe only the truth.

Voltaire

Music makes me high on stage, and that’s the truth. It’s like being almost addicted to music.

Jimi Hendrix

Truth is everybody is going to hurt you: you just gotta find the ones worth suffering for.

Bob Marley

The truth is found when men are free to pursue it.

Franklin D. Roosevelt

No one can look back on his schooldays and say with truth that they were altogether unhappy.

George Orwell

The very concept of objective truth is fading out of the world. Lies will pass into history.

George Orwell

For a creative writer possession of the ‘truth’ is less important than emotional sincerity.

George Orwell

If you ever injected truth into politics you have no politics.

Will Rogers

A remark generally hurts in proportion to its truth.

Will Rogers

By and large, language is a tool for concealing the truth.

George Carlin

Only on paper has humanity yet achieved glory, beauty, truth, knowledge, virtue, and abiding love.

George Bernard Shaw

The truth is, hardly any of us have ethical energy enough for more than one really inflexible point of honor.

George Bernard Shaw

Obama has no solutions. Obama has failed the country and its great citizens, and they don’t like it when somebody such as myself speaks the truth about this – it hurts too much.

Donald Trump

Somebody said I am the most popular person in Arizona because I am speaking the truth.

Donald Trump

Strike an average between what a woman thinks of her husband a month before she marries him and what she thinks of him a year afterward, and you will have the truth about him.

H. L. Mencken

The fact that free men persist in the search for the truth is the essential difference between Communism and Democracy.

Robert Kennedy

In truth, the world is now a seamless web from which no nation, large or small, young or old, can disassociate itself. Every attitude and every action of every nation can affect the welfare and security of every other nation around the globe.

Robert Kennedy

In a controversy the instant we feel anger we have already ceased striving for the truth, and have begun striving for ourselves.

Buddha

The foolish man conceives the idea of ‘self.’ The wise man sees there is no ground on which to build the idea of ‘self;’ thus, he has a right conception of the world and well concludes that all compounds amassed by sorrow will be dissolved again, but the truth will remain.

Buddha

I was born into the world as the king of truth for the salvation of the world.

Buddha

The essential truth is that sometimes you’re worried that they’ll find out it’s a fluke, that you don’t really have it. You’ve lost the muse or – the worst dread – you never had it at all. I went through all that madness early on.

Robin Williams
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