If one is determined to die for the truth, even a common man can create history.
Poetry is the art of uniting pleasure with truth.
All humanity is one undivided and indivisible family, and each one of us is responsible for the misdeeds of all the others. I cannot detach myself from the wickedest soul.
Rumor travels faster, but it don't stay put as long as truth.
Personality is only ripe when a man has made the truth his own.
Ideas are, in truth, forces. Infinite, too,is the power of personality. A union of the two always makes history.
Yet it is in our idleness, in our dreams, that the submerged truth sometimes comes to the top.
Truth springs from argument amongst friends.
Where all is but dream, reasoning and arguments are of no use, truth and knowledge nothing.
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.
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.
In a time of universal deceit telling the truth is a revolutionary act
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
Beyond a doubt truth bears the same relation to falsehood as light to darkness.
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.