Truth Quotes and Sayings - Page 2
Being truthful to oneself is not being naive. Being a liar and thinking people won’t find out sooner or later is naive.
Everyone wants the truth but no one wants to be honest.
Adversity is the first path to truth.
– Lord Byron
Falsehood is cowardice, the truth courage.
– Hosea Ballou
The truth is heavy, therefore few care to carry it.
A lie can travel half way around the world while the truth is putting on its shoes.
– Mark Twain
Truth hurts, lies kill.
Defeat is a school in which truth always grows strong.
– Henry Ward Beecher
Better to be hurt by the truth than comforted with a lie.
There is no God higher than truth.
– Mahatma Gandhi
Three things cannot long be hidden the sun, the moon, and the truth.
Truth never lost ground by enquiry.
Fear not the path of truth for the lack of people walking on it.
– Robert F. Kennedy
Truth will rise above falsehood as oil above water.
– Miguel de Cervantes
If you do not tell the truth about yourself you cannot tell it about other people.
– Virginia Woolf
The truth that makes men free is for the most part the truth which men prefer not to hear.
– Herbert Agar
Falsehood is easy, truth so difficult.
– George Eliot
Truth hurts; Doubt ruins; Lie destroys.
If the truth hurts you ain’t living right.
– Stephen Holder (The Killing)
Tell the truth, or someone will tell it for you.
– Stephanie Klein
Truth is more of a stranger than fiction.
– Mark Twain
It is the truth that irritates a person.
– Spanish Proverb
Rather than love, than money, than fame, give me truth.
– Henry David Thoreau
Truth is such a rare thing, it is delightful to tell it.
– Emily Dickinson
Wisdom is found only in truth.
– Johann Wolfgang von Goethe