It started off as a hobby. I was never one to do much fishing and hunting. On occasion I did. I was mostly a homebody with a fairy tale marriage. To tell you the truth I was an egghead growing up. I was a bookworm. I kept my head in books, a sort of introverted type person.
Exaggeration is truth that has lost its temper.
There's more truth in comedy than in tragedy.
It is claimed, but with what truth we cannot say, that there is a well-defined propaganda among the aliens of colour to bring about the degeneration of the white race.
The current flows fast and furious. It issues in a spate of words from the loudspeakers and the politicians. Every day they tell us that we are a free people fighting to defend freedom. That is the current that has whirled the young airman up into the sky and keeps him circulating there among the clouds. Down here, with a roof to cover us and a gas mask handy, it is our business to puncture gas bags and discover the seeds of truth.
In dreams the truth is learned that all good works are done in the absence of a caress.
Have a deep respect for the source of life and also for the ocean, for the forest, for the stars and for the truth.
A person is strong only when he stands upon his own truth, when he speaks and acts from his deepest convictions. Then, whatever the situation he may be in, he always knows what he must say and do. He may fall, but he cannot bring shame upon himself or his causes.
Whoevers tongue utters the truth, his practise becomes purified; and the one whose intention is decent and good, his sustenance increases; and whoever adopts good attitude and decent behavior with his family, his life span lengthens.
The words of truth are always paradoxical.
Sir, I say that justice is truth in action.
Whatever sympathy I feel towards religions, whatever admiration for some of their adherents, whatever historical or biological necessity I see in them, whatever metaphorical truth, I cannot accept them as credible explanations of reality; and they are incredible to me in proportion to the degree that they require my belief in positive human attributes and intervenient powers in their divinities.
Adversity is the first path to truth; He who hath proved war, storm, or woman's rage, Whether his winters be eighteen or eighty, Has won the experience which is deemed so weighty
There is another old poet whose name I do not now remember who said, Adversity is the first path to truth
The fact that there is a general belief in a future life is no evidence of its truth
As a small businessperson, you have no greater leverage than the truth.
Ignorance is preferable to error; and he is less remote from truth who believes nothing, than he who believes what is wrong
Art-speech is the only truth. An artist is usually a damned liar, but his art, if it be art, will tell you the truth of his day. And that is all that matters. Away with eternal truth.
Rebellion without truth is like spring in a bleak, arid desert.
There is not a truth existing which I fear or would wish unknown to the whole world.
A man is original when he speaks the truth that has always been known to all good men.
The bodily resurrection of Jesus Christ from the dead is the crowning proof of Christianity. If the resurrection did not take place, then Christianity is a false religion. If it did take place, then Christ is God and the Christian faith is absolute truth.
Your values are your current estimations of truth. They represent your answer to the question of how to live.
Tolerance is the eager and glad acceptance of the way along which others seek the truth.
If you shut your door to all errors truth will be shut out.