Prayer begins by talking to God, but it ends by listening to Him. In the face of Absolute Truth, silence is the soul's language.— Fulton J. Sheen
Seductive Facing The Truth quotations
Fear has two meanings - Forget Everything And Run or Face Everything And Rise. The choice is yours.
Do the right thing because it is right.
You can't undo anything you've already done, but you can face up to it.
You can tell the truth. You can seek forgiveness. And then let God do the rest.
Your mind will always believe everything you tell it. Feed it hope. Feed it truth. Feed it with love.
Have the courage to say no. Have the courage to face the truth. Do the right thing because it is right. These are the magic keys to living your life with integrity.
A true friend will tell you the truth to your face - not behind your back.
Stand up and be strong! No fear. No superstition. Face the truth as it is!
One of the most important decisions you'll ever face in life is choosing whether to walk away or try harder.
The thing you fear most has no power.
Your fear of it is what has the power. Facing the truth really will set you free.
If revival is being withheld from us it is because some idol remains still enthroned; because we still insist in placing our reliance in human schemes; because we still refuse to face the unchangeable truth that It is not by might, but by My Spirit.
The day is coming when even the most closed-minded ridiculers will have to face the truth.
The further a society drifts from the truth, the more it will hate those that speak it.
It is time to stop waiting for someone to save us.
It is time to face the truth of our situation - that we're all in this together, that we all have a voice - and figure out how to mobilize the hearts and minds of everyone in our workplaces and communities.
Normally we do not like to think about death.
We would rather think about life. Why reflect on death? When you start preparing for death you soon realize that you must look into your life now... and come to face the truth of your self. Death is like a mirror in which the true meaning of life is reflected.
You never find yourself until you face the truth.
Beauty isn't about having a pretty face. It's about having a pretty mind, a pretty heart and a pretty soul.
The truth doesn't set you free, you know.
It makes you feel awkward and embarrassed and defenseless and red in the face and horrified and petrified and vulnerable.
First, what does truth require? It requires us to face the facts as they are, not to involve ourselves in self-deception; to refuse to think merely in slogans. If we are to work for the future of the city, let us deal with the realities as they actually are, not as they might have been, and not as we wish they were.
Man has gone long enough, or even too long, without being man enough to face the simple truth that the trouble with man is man.
No one is more hated than he who speaks the truth.
Risk! Risk anything! Care no more for the opinions of others, for those voices.
Do the hardest thing on earth for you. Act for yourself. Face the truth.
Good character is that quality which makes one dependable whether being watched or not, which makes one truthful when it is to one's advantage to be a little less than truthful, which makes one courageous when faced with great obstacles and which endows one with the firmness of' wise self-discipline.
Stop looking for a scapegoat in your life but be willing to face the truth within yourself & right your own wrongs
Never lie to someone who trusts you and never trust someone who lies to you.
The courage we need is not the fortitude to be obedient in the service of an unjust war, to help conceal lies, to do our job for a boss who has usurped power and is acting as an outlaw government. It is the courage at last to face honestly the truth and reality of what we are doing in the world and act responsibly to change it.
The more you face the truth, the angrier you will probably become.
You have a right to be angry about being sexually abused. You have a right to be angry with the perpetrator, regardless of who it was, how long ago the sexual abuse occurred, or how much he/she has changed.
It's always better to face the truth, no matter how uncomfortable, than to continue coddling a lie.
Tell a lie once and all your truths become questionable.
Deliver us from evil - from moral duplicity and weakness, from laziness and spiritual complacency, from those lies we tell ourselves from our fear of facing the truth.
We may have to face God's truth about our pain--it is real, but we must be careful not to get God and life mixed up. God does not cause the pain and sorrow. He suffers with us and desires to comfort us as only he can.
Be of good hope in the face of death.
Believe in this one truth for certain, that no evil can befall a good man either in life or death, and that his fate is not a matter of indifference to the gods.
All human unhappiness comes from not facing reality squarely, exactly as it is.
Every man of character will have that character questioned.
Every man of honor and courage will be faced with unjust criticism, but never forget that unjust criticism has no impact whatsoever upon the truth. And the only sure way to avoid criticism is to do nothing and be nothing.
Science enhances the moral value of life, because it furthers a love of truth and reverence-love of truth displaying itself in the constant endeavor to arrive at a more exact knowledge of the world of mind and matter around us, and reverence, because every advance in knowledge brings us face to face with the mystery of our own being.
Death is like a mirror in which the true meaning of life is reflected.
Cherish those who seek the truth but beware of those who find it.
We need the courage to face the truth about what we are doing in the world and act responsibly to change it.
The thing that hurts, that became anger, was when I realized that if you tell the truth, in a country that says you’re entitled to tell the truth, you get your face slapped and you get put out of work.
People are always gonna talk, and to tell you the truth I love it.
I love the attention. I do what I do because it puts a smile on my face, and I'm the only one in the world that matters.
Never apologize for showing feeling. When you do so, you apologize for truth.
The awkward truth, according to one study, is that 90 percent of 8-to-16-year-ol ds have viewed pornography online. Considering the standard climax to even the most vanilla hard-core scene today, that means there is an entire generation of young people who think sex ends with a money shot to the face.
The truth has a million faces, but there is only one truth.
Racism oppresses its victims, but also binds the oppressors, who sear their consciences with more and more lies until they become prisoners of those lies. They cannot face the truth of human equality because it reveals the horror of the injustices they commit.
Even through such simple acts as telling the truth, being kind, and encouraging others, we bring a smile to God's face.
The ideas that have lighted my way and, time after time, have given me new courage to face life cheerfully have been Kindness, Beauty, and Truth.