Truth Quotes

By the accident of fortune a man may rule the world for a time, but by virtue of love and kindness he may rule the world forever.

Lao-Tze

Justice is truth in action.

Benjamin Disraeli

Moral courage and character go hand in hand .... a man of real character is consistently courageous, being imbued with a basic integrity and a firm sense of principle.

Martha Boaz

Always direct your thoughts to those truths that will give you confidence, hope, joy, love, thanksgiving, and turn away your mind from those that inspire you with fear, sadness, depression.

Bertrand Wilbertforce

Be not so bigoted to any custom as to worship it at the expense of truth.

Johann Georg von Zmmermann

Every truth we see is one to give to the world, not to keep to ourselves alone.

Elizabeth Cady Stanton

Five things constitute perfect virtue: gravity, magnanimity, earnestness, sincerity and kindness.

Confucius

I believe that unarmed truth and unconditional love will have the final word in reality.

Martin Luther King

If you do not tell the truth about yourself you cannot tell it about other people.

Virginia Woolf

Men stumble over the truth from time to time, but most pick themselves up and hurry off as if nothing happened.

Winsont Churchill

Nothing gives us rest but the sincere search for truth.

Blaise Pascal 1623

Rather than love, than money, than fame, give me truth.

Henry David Thoreau

Tell the truth, and so puzzle and confound your adversaries.

Sir Henry Wotton

The man who speaks the truth is always at ease.

Persian Proverb xxxx

The truth that many people never understand, until it is too late, is that the more you try to avoid suffering the more you suffer because smaller and more insignificant things begin to torture you in proportion to your fear of being hurt.

Thomas Merton

There are admirable potentialities in every human being. Believe in your strength and your truth. Learn to repeat endlessly to yourself. "It all depends on me."

Andre Gide 1869

Truth is by nature self-evident, as soon as you remove the cobwebs of ignorance that surround it, it shines clear.

Gandhi

Love truth, and pardon error.

Voltaire

Say not, 'I have found THE truth,' but rather, 'I have found A truth.'

Kahlil Gibran 1883

Speak the truth by all means; be bold and fearless in your rebuke of error, and in your keener rebuke of wrongdoing; but be human, and loving, and gentle, and brotherly, the while.

W N Punshon

The best practical advice I can give to the present generation is to practice the virtue which the Christians call love.

Bertrand Russell 1872

The ideals which have lighted my way, and time after time have given me new courage to face life cheerfully, have been Kindness, Beauty, and Truth ... The trite subjects of human efforts - possessions, outward success, luxury - have always seemed to me contemptible.

Albert Einstein 1879

The power of man's virtue should not be measured by his special efforts, but by his ordinary doings.

Blaise Pascal 1623

Truth is always exciting. Speak it, then. Life is dull without it.

Pearl S Buck

Quote of the Day

From around the web

Updated On : June 10, 2014
Social Media
Our Partners
Quote of the Day App
Android app on Google Play