(2) Tell me I’m clever, tell me I’m kind, tell me I’m talented, tell me I’m cute, tell me I’m sensitive, graceful and wise, tell me I’m perfect ———– but, TELL ME THE TRUTH. —–Shel Silverstein.
(3) There are only 2 mistakes one can make along the road to truth : not going all the way and not starting.
(4) The truth is incontrovertible. Malice may attack it, ignorance may deride it, but in the end, there it is. —– Winston Churchill.
(5) All truths are easy to understand once they are discovered ; the point is to discover them. —Galileo.
(6) On the mountains of truth you can never climb in vain : either you will reach a point higher up today or you will be training your powers, so that you will be able to climb higher tomorrow. —-Friedrich Nietzsche.
(7) Man is least himself when he talks in his own person. Give him a mask and he will tell you the truth. —Mark Twain.
(8) By doubting we are led to question, by questioning we arrive at the truth. —- Peter Abelard.
(9) Only enemies speak the truth ; friends and lovers lie endlessly, caught in the web of duty. —- Stephen King.
(10) Truth can be stated in a thousand different ways, yet each one can be true. ——— Swami Vivekananda.
(11) In a time of universal deceit —– telling the truth is a revolutionary act. —- George Orwell.
(12) Truth is a deep kindness that teaches us to be content in our everyday life and share with the people the same happiness. —— Kahlil Gibran.
(13) Truth exists, only lies are invented. —- Georges Braque.
(14) We swallow greedily any lie that flatters us, but we sip, only little by little, at a truth we find bitter. —Denis Diderot.
(15) The truth will set you free, but, first, it will make you miserable. —- James A Garfield.
(16) All truth passes through three stages : 1st it is ridiculed, 2nd it is violently opposed and 3rd accepted as being self-evident. —– Arthur Schopenhauer.
(17) The water in a vessel is sparkling, the water in the sea is dark. The small truth has words which are clear, the great truth has great silence. –Tagore.
(18) Truth, like gold, is to be obtained not by its growth, but by washing away, from it, all that is not gold. —- Leo Tolstoy.
(19) Rather than love, than money, than fame — give me truth. — Henry David Thoreau.
(20) It is always the best policy to speak the truth, unless, of course, you are an exceptionally a good liar. — Jerome K Jerome.