Truth Quotes and Sayings
A lie can travel half way around the world while the truth is putting on its shoes.
– Mark Twain
The closer one gets to the truth, the closer one is the ultimate happiness.
Rumor travels faster, but it don’t stay put as long as truth.
– Will Rogers
Fear not the path of truth for the lack of people walking on it.
– Robert F. Kennedy
Tell the truth, or someone will tell it for you.
– Stephanie Klein
I prefer the nasty truth than the perfect lie.
Truth, like surgery, may hurt, but it cures.
– Han Suyin
Truth will rise above falsehood as oil above water.
– Miguel de Cervantes
A truth spoken before its time is dangerous.
If the truth hurts you ain’t living right.
– Stephen Holder (The Killing)
If you do not tell the truth about yourself you cannot tell it about other people.
– Virginia Woolf
Rather than love, than money, than fame, give me truth.
– Henry David Thoreau
Instead of running from the truth, slow down and take a walk with it. You’ll be surprised at where you end up.
Truth never lost ground by enquiry.
Falsehood is easy, truth so difficult.
– George Eliot
You never find yourself until you face the truth.
– Pearl Bailey
Truth fears no trial.
Never tell the truth to people who are not worthy of it.
– Mark Twain
Wisdom is found only in truth.
– Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
It is the truth that irritates a person.
– Spanish Proverb