Be calm in arguing; for fierceness makes Error a fault, and truth discourtesy.
A life in harmony with nature, the love of truth and virtue, will purge the eyes to understanding her text.
Photography is truth.
When photography was invented it was thought to be an equivalent to truth, it was truth with a capital "T".
Superstition, idolatry, and hypocrisy have ample wages, but truth goes a-begging.
Reason is the slow and torturous method by which those who do not know the truth discover it.
It is not the number of books you read, nor the variety of sermons you hear, nor the amount of religious conversation in which you mix, but it is the frequency and earnestness with which you meditate on these things till the truth in them becomes your own and part of your being, that ensures your growth
When you're not used to comfort and good things to eat, you're intoxicated by them in no time. Truth's only too pleased to leave you. Very little is ever needed for Truth to let go of you. And after all, you're not really very keen to keep hold of it
Our life is a long and arduous quest after Truth and the soul requires inward restfulness to attain its full height.
A few observations and much reasoning lead to error; many observations and a little reasoning lead to truth.
There is no greatness where there is not simplicity, goodness, and truth
If you share your light with the world, truth and goodness will be your constant companions.
Beyond a doubt truth bears the same relation to falsehood as light to darkness.
Discrimination is a hellhound that gnaws at Negroes in every waking moment of their lives to remind them that the lie of their inferiority is accepted as truth in the society dominating them.
All fixed set patterns are incapable of adaptability or pliability. The truth is outside of all fixed patterns.
Wine comes in at the mouth
And love comes in at the eye;
Thats all we shall know for truth
Before we grow old and die.
I have been given the authority over you, and I am not the best of you. If I do well, help me; and if I do wrong, set me right. Sincere regard for truth.
One must know oneself. If this does not serve to discover truth, it at least serves as a rule of life and there is nothing better.
No man can teach another self-knowledge. He can only lead him or her up to self-discovery - the source of truth.
When virtue is lost, benevolence appears, when benevolence is lost right conduct appears, when right conduct is lost, expedience appears. Expediency is the mere shadow of right and truth; it is the beginning of disorder
"If you've got the truth you can demonstrate it. Talking doesn't prove it."
A half truth is a whole lie.
Truth is such a rare thing, it is delightful to tell it
If you tell the truth you don't have to remember anything.
Respect for the truth is an acquired taste.