There's nothing more solemn than truth. There's no greater grievance to a tomb than hypocrisy, or a greater tribute to death than truth
That is the definition of faith -- acceptance of that which we imagine to be true, that which we cannot prove.
When someone says 'be honest' what they really mean is: lie to me, but be as convincing as possible.
We say we love flowers, yet we pluck them. We say we love trees, yet we cut them down. And people still wonder why some are afraid when told they are loved.
Children and fools speak true
Truth stands, even if there be no public support. It is self-sustained.
Truth is beautiful within and without, forevermore
I want everyone to tell me the truth, even if it costs him his job.
Myths and creeds are heroic struggles to comprehend the truth in the world.
I have a theory that the truth is never told during the nine-to-five hours.
No one can look back on his schooldays and say with truth that they were altogether unhappy.
Truth can be stated in a thousand different ways, yet each one can be true.
My strength is as the strength of ten, because my heart is pure
I think I avoid stepping into sentimentality by trying to be as truthful as possible with performances.
Telling the truth is the right way to act. Living with lies is harder than living a truthful life. Being truthful and honest is important.
Speak the truth by all means; be bold and fearless in your rebuke of error, and in your keener rebuke of wrongdoing; but be human, and loving, and gentle, and brotherly, the while
The truth is always a compound of two half-truths, and you never reach it, because there is always something more to say
Truth never damages a cause that is just.
It is often easier to believe a pleasant lie than to acknowledge a devastating truth.
Only on paper has humanity yet achieved glory, beauty, truth, knowledge, virtue, and abiding love.
A lie travels round the world, while Truth is putting on her boots
I don't want any yes-men around me. I want everybody to tell me the truth even if it costs them their job.
I think if the people of this country can be reached with the truth, their judgment will be in favor of the many, as against the privileged few
Advice is one of those things it is far more blessed to give than to receive.
Never allow the integrity of your own way of seeing things and saying things to be swamped by the influence of a master, however great.
Truth will ultimately prevail where there is pains to bring it to light.
Unless your heart, your soul, and your whole being are behind every decision you make, the words from your mouth will be empty, and each action will be meaningless. Truth and confidence are the roots of happiness.
I speak the truth, but I guess that's a foreign language for you.
Religion is about turning untested belief into unshakable truth through the power of institutions and the passage of time.