Quotes On Truth

Rather than love, than money, than fame, give me truth.- Henry David Thoreau

Lies run sprints, but the truth runs marathons.- Michael Jackson

Those who know the truth are not equal to those who love it.- Confucius

He who has truth at his heart need never fear the want of persuasion on his tongue. -John Ruskin

We go wrong when we don’t admit the unknowable complexity of reality, but we go dangerously wrong when we claim that one pale story—or an anthology of them—is truth.- Dean koontz

To be Jedi is to face the truth, and choose.- Yoda

I am ignorant of absolute truth. But I am humble before my ignorance and therein lies my honor and my reward. Kahlil GibranI am ignorant of absolute truth. But I am humble before my ignorance and therein lies my honor and my reward.- Kahlil Gibran

Jokes? There are no jokes. The truth is the funniest joke of all. -Muhammad Ali

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

First and last, what is demanded of genius is love of truth.- Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

Yet, being loud doesn’t increase the value or validity of their opinion. In fact, often by the very nature of being the loudest, those opinions are typically the furthest from reality. -Mark Homer

Thirst was made for water; inquiry for truth.- C. S. Lewis

Stop hanging out with people that tell you what you want to hear. Hang out with people who tell you the truth.- Eric Thomas

Let us begin by committing ourselves to the truth to see it like it is, and tell it like it is, to find the truth, to speak the truth, and to live the truth. -Richard Nixon

The truth is, those who consistently lack positive emotions in their lives more often than not tend to generate much of the world’s unkindness.- Michael J. Chase

Truth is the property of no individual but is the treasure of all men. -Ralph Waldo Emerson

Life goes on, and the truth changes; this just happens to be the way life is. What was once true is often no longer true just a little while later. -Brad Blanton

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

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

Devotion requires a willingness, openness and readiness to embrace the truth. It is a process of opening yourself to receive what already is. God’s goodness and love already exist. God’s love leads us to the truth.- Iyanla Vanzant

Too many prefer gentle lies to hard truths.- Shane Parrish

The ideals which have always shone before me and filled me with joy are goodness, beauty, and truth. -Albert Einstein

Truth hurts but what hurts makes you stronger. -Maxime Lagacé

Nothing in this world is harder than speaking the truth, nothing easier than flattery.- Fyodor Dostoevsky

Your duty is to scream those truths that one should shout but that are merely whispered.- Nassim Nicholas Taleb (The Bed of Procrustes)

Discovering the truth about ourselves is a lifetime’s work, but it’s worth the effort.- Fred Rogers

Tell the truth about what you are feeling. Tell the truth about what you are thinking. Tell the truth about what you are doing and why.- Iyanla Vanzant

Sometimes people don’t want to hear the truth because they don’t want their illusions destroyed. Friedrich Nietzsche

Rather than love, than money, than fame, give me truth. Henry David Thoreau (Walden)

One voice speaking truth is a greater force than fleets and armies. -Ursula K. Le Guin

When you want to help people, you tell them the truth. When you want to help yourself, you tell them what they want to hear.- Thomas Sowell

The wise try to adjust themselves to the truth, while fools try to adjust the truth to themselves. -Thibaut

The truth will set you free, but first it will piss you off. Gloria Steinem

You can have ignorance or you can have self-knowledge. You can live deluded or you can live for truth.- Maxime Lagacé

A man is beginning to learn the Truth about life when he is no longer surprised by anything.- Kapil Gupta

The further a society drifts from the truth, the more it will hate those that speak it. -George Orwell

The things that we decide to run from are the truth. When you make excuses, you’re running from the truth. -David Goggins

In order to be effective truth must penetrate like an arrow – and that is likely to hurt.- Wei Wu Wei

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