Truth

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The truth is that parents are not really interested in justice. They just want quiet.
Bill Cosby

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

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

The object of the superior man is truth.
Confucius

Half a truth is often a great lie.
Benjamin Franklin

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.
Jim Rohn

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

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.
Confucius

When a woman tells the truth she is creating the possibility for more truth around her.
Adrienne Rich

No amount of experimentation can ever prove me right; a single experiment can prove me wrong.
Albert Einstein

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

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.
Albert Einstein

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.
Pietro Aretino

I Like this quote I dislike this quote“Three things cannot be long hidden: the sun, the moon, and the truth.
Buddha

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.
Mark Twain

Speak your truth quietly and clearly; and listen to others, even to the dull and the ignorant, they too have their story.
Max Ehrman

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

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.
Dave Barry

Opinions are made to be changed – or how is truth to be got at?
Lord Byron

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

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

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.
Michael Jackson

Stand upright, speak thy thoughts, declare The truth thou hast, that all may share; Be bold, proclaim it everywhere: They only live who dare.
Voltaire

The truth is rarely pure and never simple.
Oscar Wilde

Nothing gives rest but the sincere search for truth.
Blaise Pascal

In a time of universal deceit – telling the truth is a revolutionary act.
George Orwell

‘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.
Ron White

Of course it’s the same old story. Truth usually is the same old story.
Margaret Thatcher

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.
Dietrich Bonhoeffer

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.
Maya Angelou

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

Truth is powerful and it prevails.
Sojourner Truth

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.
Soren Kierkegaard

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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