God offers to every mind its choice between truth and repose.
- Ralph Waldo Emerson
There are ways from light into darkness and from darkness into light. There are ways, also, from the gloom into deeper darkness, and from the dawn into brighter light. The wise man will use the light he has to receive more light. He will constantly advance in the knowledge of truth.
- Gautama Buddha
Sometimes you have to look reality in the eye and deny it.
- Garrison Keillor
Pain reaches the heart with electrical speed, but truth moves to the heart as slowly as a glacier.
- Barbara Kingsolver
If you want to understand the teachings of Buddha, Krishna, Jesus or any great
philosopher, you will have to learn to differentiate and dissect their sayings
in two parts, one, 'eternal truth' and second, 'the truth relevant at that time'.
Without distinguishing the two, you will invariably end up misunderstanding their
- Deep Trivedi
The truth is an offense, but not a sin.
- Bob Marley
A truth that's told with bad intent beats all the lies you can invent.
- William Blake
If the truth is there, bad writing won’t hurt it!
- Alfred Adler
I never did give anybody hell. I just told the truth and they thought it was hell.
- Harry S. Truman
It is error alone which needs the support of government. Truth can stand by itself.
- Thomas Jefferson