"In a time of universal deceit - telling the truth is a revolutionary act."
"By and large, language is a tool for concealing the truth."
"The truth isn't always beauty,
but the hunger for it is."
"Wisdom is found only in truth."
~Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
"A thing is not necessarily
true because a man dies for it."
~ Oscar Wilde
"Truth only reveals itself
when one gives up all
and never simple.”
~ Oscar Wilde
"Nothing is easier
For what each man wishes,
that he also
believes to be true."
"Believe those who are seeking
the truth; doubt those who find it."
"The ultimate test
of what a truth means
is the conduct it
dictates or inspires."
~ William James
"Truth resides in every human heart,
and one has to search for it there,
and to be guided
by truth as one sees it.
But no one has a right
to coerce others to act according
to his own view of truth.
"Ye shall know the truth,
and the truth shall make you mad."
"It's no wonder that truth
is stranger than fiction,
Fiction has to make sense."
"Truth is mighty and will prevail.
There is nothing the matter with
this, except that it ain't so."
"What people believe
prevails over the truth."
unarmed truth and
will have the final
word in reality."
~Martin Luther King, Jr.
"All the truth in the world adds up to one big lie."
"I preach there are all kinds of truth, your truth and somebody else's. But behind all of them there is only one truth and that is that there's no truth."
"People like to say that the conflict is between good and evil. The real conflict is between truth and lies."
"Men occasionally stumble over the truth, but most of them pick themselves up and hurry off as if nothing had happened."
"Whoever is careless with the truth in small matters cannot be trusted with important matters."
"There are only two things. Truth and lies. Truth is indivisible, hence it cannot recognize itself; anyone who wants to recognize it has to be a lie."
"The truth is of course is that there is no journey. We are arriving and departing all at the same time."
"Perhaps the truth depends on a walk around the lake."
"I talk about the gods, I am an atheist. But I am an artist too, and therefore a liar. Distrust everything I say. I am telling the truth."
"Only on paper has humanity yet achieved glory, beauty, truth, knowledge, virtue, and abiding love."
~George Bernard Shaw