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Accurate and famous quotes by Samuel Johnson, Mahatma Gandhi, Friedrich Nietzsche, Mark Twain, Thomas Jefferson, Epictetus, Albert Camus, William James, that are about truth. You can read the best of all time and enjoy Top 10 lists. These sayings are handy to improve yourself and your knowledge.

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Here is selection of the finest quotes embed as messages on beautiful images. Beautiful truth affirmations to read, bookmark and share with your friends and family.

  1. Picture quote about mind

    Your mind will always believe everything you tell it. Feed it hope. Feed it truth. Feed it with love.

  2. Picture quote by Sayings about lie

    Tell a lie once and all your truths become questionable. ⏤ Sayings

  3. Picture quote by George Orwell about truth

    The further a society drifts from the truth, the more it will hate those that speak it. ⏤ George Orwell

  4. Picture quote by Voltaire about truth

    Cherish those who seek the truth but beware of those who find it. ⏤ Voltaire

  5. Picture quote by Unknown about trust

    Never lie to someone who trusts you and never trust someone who lies to you. ⏤ Unknown

  6. Picture quote by Benjamin Disraeli about feeling

    Never apologize for showing feeling. When you do so, you apologize for truth. ⏤ Benjamin Disraeli

  7. Picture quote about doubt

    There is no higher truth, no greater knowledge, than never doubting who you are.

  8. Picture quote by Rick Warren about acceptance

    A lie doesn't become truth, wrong doesn't become right, and evil doesnt' become good, just because it's accepted by a majority. ⏤ Rick Warren

  9. Picture quote by George Orwell about truth

    In a time of universal deceit - telling the truth is a revolutionary act. ⏤ George Orwell

  10. Picture quote about truth

    Fear not the path of truth for the lack of people walking on it.

  11. Picture quote by Joubert Botha about truth

    I respect those who tell me the truth, no matter how hard it is. ⏤ Joubert Botha

  12. Picture quote by Marcus Aurelius about perception

    Everything we hear is an opinion, not a fact. Everything we see is a perspective, not the truth. ⏤ Marcus Aurelius

  13. Picture quote by Thomas Jefferson about truth

    The government will one day be corrput and filled with liars and the people will flock to the one who tells the truth. ⏤ Thomas Jefferson

  14. Picture quote by African Proverbs about truth

    A lie has many variations, the truth none. ⏤ African Proverbs

  15. Picture quote about music

    People are like Music, some speak the truth and other are just noise

  16. Picture quote by Spencer Johnson about integrity

    Integrity is telling myself the truth. And honesty is telling the truth to other people. ⏤ Spencer Johnson

  17. Picture quote by John Lennon about friends

    Being honest may not get you many friends, but it'll always get you the right ones. ⏤ John Lennon

  18. Picture quote by Sayings about attitude

    Be kind and be truthful and your life will be fruitful. ⏤ Sayings

  19. Picture quote by Sayings about truth

    Always tell the truth, or the truth will tell on you. ⏤ Sayings

  20. Picture quote about truth

    Hurt me with the TRUTH but never comfort me with a LIE!

  21. Picture quote by Maya Angelou about difference

    There's a world of difference between truth and facts. Facts can obscure truth. ⏤ Maya Angelou

  22. Picture quote by Unknown about truth

    Beware of the half truth. You may have gotten hold of the wrong half. ⏤ Unknown

  23. Picture quote by Harry S Truman about truth

    I never give them hell. I just tell the truth and they think its hell. ⏤ Harry S Truman

  24. Picture quote by Lao Tzu about truth

    The truth is not always beautiful, nor beautiful words the truth. ⏤ Lao Tzu

  25. Picture quote by Plato about truth

    No one is more hated than he who speaks the truth. ⏤ Plato

What are the best truth quotations?

Below you can read the best quotes about truth of all times. Some of the top sayings from famous people here to read and remember. Access the best truth quotations. Top truth sayings on images and beautiful affirmations. Enjoy and bookmark favorite ones.

Always go too far, because that's where you'll find the truth.

Albert Camus

Sometimes people don't want to hear the truth because they don't want their illusions destroyed.

Friedrich Nietzsche

If you tell the truth, you don't have to remember anything.

Mark Twain

Judging is preventing us from understanding a new truth. Free yourself from the rules of old judgments and create the space for new understanding.

Steve Maraboli

During times of universal deceit, telling the truth becomes a revolutionary act.

George Orwell

I love you, and because I love you, I would sooner have you hate me for telling you the truth than adore me for telling you lies.

Pietro Aretino

I believe that one key to success is to accept truth, no matter how it's spoken.

Robert Kiyosaki

If I tell you I'm good, you probably will say I'm boasting. But if I tell you I'm not good, you'll know I'm lying.

Bruce Lee

It is man that makes truth great, not truth that makes man great.


Everything we hear is an opinion, not a fact. Everything we see is a perspective, not the truth.

Marcus Aurelius

There's a world of difference between truth and facts. Facts can obscure the truth. Why is truth so hard to believe?

Maya Angelou

It's a basic truth of the human condition that everybody lies. The only variable is about what.

Gregory House

The reason I talk to myself is because I’m the only one whose answers I accept.

George Carlin

I know where I'm going and I know the truth, and I don't have to be what you want me to be. I'm free to be what I want.

Muhammad Ali

A half truth is a whole lie.

Yiddish Proverbs

You never find yourself until you face the truth.

Pearl Bailey

Better suffer for the truth than prosper in a falsehood.

Danish proverb

The pure and simple truth is rarely pure and never simple.

Oscar Wilde

Three things cannot be long hidden: the sun, the moon, and the truth.


The truth is lived, not taught.

Hermann Hesse

I don't want to waste anyone's time or money. I want to give people some truth and positive heart lift.

Mos Def

A truth spoken before its time is dangerous.


I have done more harm by the falseness of trying to please than by the honesty of trying to hurt.

Jessamyn West

I am the Way, the Truth, and the Life. No one comes to the Father except through me.

Jesus Christ

From error to error, one discovers the entire truth.

Sigmund Freud

When you want to fool the world, tell the truth.

Otto von Bismarck

What is man's ultimate direction in life? It is to look for love, truth, virtue, and beauty.

Shinichi Suzuki

Anyone who doesn't take truth seriously in small matters cannot be trusted in large ones either.

Albert Einstein

It is the truth that irritates a person.


While you live tell the truth and shame the devil.

William Shakespeare

Accept yourself, your strengths, your weaknesses, your truths, and know what tools you have to fulfill your purpose.

Steve Maraboli

Perhaps one did not want to be loved so much as to be understood.

George Orwell

For a creative writer possession of the truth is less important than emotional sincerity.

George Orwell

Peace if possible, but truth at any rate.

Martin Luther

I learned the truth at seventeen, That love was meant for beauty queens, And high school girls with clear skinned smiles, Who married young and then retired.

Janis Ian

Truth fears nothing but concealment.


Wrong is wrong, no matter who does it or who says it.

Malcolm X

Never wear your best trousers when you go out to fight for freedom and truth.

Henrik Ibsen

It is better to offer no excuse than a bad one.

George Washington

My guiding principles in life are to be honest, genuine, thoughtful and caring.

Prince William

Science moves with the spirit of an adventure characterized both by youthful arrogance and by the belief that the truth, once found, would be simple as well as pretty.

James D. Watson

The truth has a million faces, but there is only one truth.

Hermann Hesse

Reason is the natural order of truth; but imagination is the organ of meaning.

C. S. Lewis

Truth never hurts the teller.

Robert Browning

Truth will always be truth, regardless of lack of understanding, disbelief or ignorance.

W. Clement Stone

For every good reason there is to lie, there is a better reason to tell the truth.

Bo Bennett

Whenever you have truth it must be given with love, or the message and the messenger will be rejected.

Mahatma Gandhi

Hard times arouse an instinctive desire for authenticity.

Coco Chanel

The man who fears no truth has nothing to fear from lies.

Thomas Jefferson

The very concept of objective truth is fading out of the world. Lies will pass into history.

George Orwell

Never tell the truth to people who are not worthy of it.

Mark Twain

Pretty much all the honest truth-telling there is in the world is done by children.

Oliver Wendell Holmes

Whatever satisfies the soul is truth.

Walt Whitman

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

Virginia Woolf

Exaggeration is truth that has lost its temper.

Khalil Gibran

Be true to your work, your word, and your friend.

Henry David Thoreau

Lyrics are kind of the whole thing; it's the message. Something might have a beautiful melody but if it's not the truth coming out of your mouth, it's not appealing.

Alison Krauss

A lie gets halfway around the world before the truth has a chance to get its pants on.

Winston Churchill

Not being known doesn't stop the truth from being true.

Richard Bach

Truth is always the strongest argument.


Truth is stranger than fiction, but it is because Fiction is obliged to stick to possibilities; Truth isn't.

Mark Twain

Tell the truth, work hard, and come to dinner on time.

Gerald R. Ford

Never apologize for showing feeling. When you do so you apologize for truth.

Benjamin Disraeli

Truth disappears with the telling of it.

Lawrence Durrell

But the attitude of faith is to let go, and become open to truth, whatever it might turn out to be.

Alan Watts

They deem him their worst enemy who tells them the truth.


Time is precious, but truth is more precious than time.

Benjamin Disraeli

The truth does not change according to our ability to stomach it.

Flannery O'Connor

You shall know the truth, and the truth shall make you mad.

Aldous Huxley

To rise from error to truth is rare and beautiful.

Victor Hugo

A lie told often enough becomes truth.

Lenin (Vladimir Ulyanov)

If you are going to tell people the truth, be funny or they will kill you.

Billy Wilder

The more abstract the truth you want to teach, the more thoroughly you must seduce the senses to accept it.

Friedrich Nietzsche

Time tries truth.


The victor will never be asked if he told the truth.

Adolf Hitler

A lie can travel half way around the world while the truth is putting on its shoes.

Charles Spurgeon

Seeing is believing, but feeling's the truth.

Thomas Fuller

Things are as they are. Looking out into it the universe at night, we make no comparisons between right and wrong stars, nor between well and badly arranged constellations.

Alan Watts

People say they love truth, but in reality they want to believe that which they love is true.

Robert J. Ringer

The truth will set you free, but first it will piss you off.

Mal Pancoast

Truth is stranger than fiction; fiction has to make sense.

Leo Rosten

Nature never deceives us; it is we who deceive ourselves.

Jean-Jacques Rousseau

He is the freeman whom the truth makes free.

William Cowper

Let the future tell the truth, and evaluate each one according to his work and accomplishments. The present is theirs; the future, for which I have really worked, is mine.

Nikola Tesla

Truth will rise above falsehood as oil above water.

Miguel de Cervantes

The truth. It is a beautiful and terrible thing, and must therefore be treated with great caution.

J. K. Rowling

Every mind has a choice between truth and repose. Take which you please you can never have both.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

I have come to believe that the whole world is an enigma, a harmless enigma that is made terrible by our own mad attempt to interpret it as though it had an underlying truth.

Umberto Eco

What the imagination seizes as beauty must be the truth.

John Keats

If you are out to describe the truth, leave elegance to the tailor.

Albert Einstein

Do not be angry with me if I tell you the truth


What is true by lamplight is not always true by sunlight.

Joseph Joubert

Our duty is to encourage every one in his struggle to live up to his own highest idea, and strive at the same time to make the ideal as near as possible to the Truth.

Swami Vivekananda

Argument is meant to reveal the truth, not to create it.

Edward De Bono

I never gave anybody hell! I just told the truth and they thought it was hell.

Harry S Truman

Half of writing history is hiding the truth

Joss Whedon

The truth is that many people set rules to keep from making decisions.

Mike Krzyzewski

A lie told often enough becomes the truth.

Vladimir Lenin

Perhaps it is a universal truth that the loss of liberty at home is to be charged to provisions against danger, real or pretended, from abroad.

James Madison

If you ever injected truth into politics, you would have no politics.

Will Rogers

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