The truth is that parents are not really interested in justice. They just want quiet.
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.
My way of joking is to tell the truth. That’s the funniest joke in the world.
The object of the superior man is truth.
Half a truth is often a great lie.
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.
The truth is not for all men, but only for those who seek it.
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
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
The great enemy of the truth is very often not the lie, deliberate, contrived and dishonest, but the myth, persistent, persuasive and unrealistic.
John F. Kennedy
The goal of education is the advancement of knowledge and the dissemination of truth.
John F. Kennedy
Speak the truth, do not yield to anger; give, if thou art asked for little; by these three steps thou wilt go near the gods.
When a woman tells the truth she is creating the possibility for more truth around her.
No amount of experimentation can ever prove me right; a single experiment can prove me wrong.
Whoever undertakes to set himself up as a judge of Truth and Knowledge is shipwrecked by the laughter of the gods.
The ideals which have lighted me on my way and time after time given me new courage to face life cheerfully, have been Truth, Goodness, and Beauty. . . . The ordinary objects of human endeavour — property, outward success, luxury — have always seemed to me contemptible.
There are no whole truths: all truths are half-truths. It is trying to treat them as whole truths that plays the devil.
Alfred North Whitehead
I love you, and because I love you, I would sooner have you hate me for telling you the truth than adore me for telling you lies.
I Like this quote I dislike this quote“Three things cannot be long hidden: the sun, the moon, and the truth.
People say they love truth, but in reality they want to believe that which they love is true.
Robert J. Ringer
A man’s private thought can never be a lie; what he thinks, is to him the truth, always.
Speak your truth quietly and clearly; and listen to others, even to the dull and the ignorant, they too have their story.
All truths are easy to understand once they are discovered; the point is to discover them.
New opinions often appear first as jokes and fancies, then as blasphemies and treason, then as questions open to discussion, and finally as established truths.
George Bernard Shaw
The simple truth is that balding African-American men look cool when they shave their heads, whereas balding white men look like giant thumbs.
Opinions are made to be changed – or how is truth to be got at?
Truth will ultimately prevail where there is pains to bring it to light.
Truth is the beginning of every good to the gods, and of every good to man.
Let us dream of tomorrow where we can truly love from the soul, and know love as the ultimate truth at the heart of all creation.
Stand upright, speak thy thoughts, declare The truth thou hast, that all may share; Be bold, proclaim it everywhere: They only live who dare.
The truth is rarely pure and never simple.
Nothing gives rest but the sincere search for truth.
In a time of universal deceit – telling the truth is a revolutionary act.
‘Men have forgotten this truth,’ said the fox. ‘But you must not forget it. You become responsible, forever, for what you have tamed.’
Antoine de Saint-Exupery
You wanna get the truth out of me, get me hammered.
Of course it’s the same old story. Truth usually is the same old story.
Human love has little regard for the truth. It makes the truth relative, since nothing, not even the truth, must come between it and the beloved person.
One isn’t necessarily born with courage, but one is born with potential. Without courage, we cannot practice any other virtue with consistency. We can’t be kind, true, merciful, generous, or honest.
Even if you are a minority of one, the truth is the truth.
Truth is powerful and it prevails.
Truth always rests with the minority, and the minority is always stronger than the majority, because the minority is generally formed by those who really have an opinion, while the strength of a majority is illusory, formed by the gangs who have no opinion—and who, therefore, in the next instant (when it is evident that the minority is the stronger) assume its opinion … while Truth again reverts to a new minority.
Whosoever wishes to know about the world must learn about it in its particular details.
Knowledge is not intelligence.
In searching for the truth be ready for the unexpected.
Change alone is unchanging.
The same road goes both up and down.
The beginning of a circle is also its end.
Not I, but the world says it: all is one.
And yet everything comes in season.
Heraklietos of Ephesos
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