Truth Sayings and Quotes
Below you will find our collection of inspirational, wise, and humorous
old truth quotes, truth sayings, and truth proverbs, collected over the years from a variety
All truth passes through three stages: First it is ridiculed, second it is violently opposed and third it is accepted as being self-evident
As you shall sow, so shall you reap.
Be sure you are right, then go ahead.
Better slip with foot than tongue.
Diamond cuts diamond.
Fine words butter no parsnips.
History repeats itself.
It is wise not to seek a secret and honest not to reveal it.
Just because everybody's doing something, doesn't mean it's right.
Liars need good memories.
French (on truth and falsehood)
No sin is hidden to the soul.
Bengali (Asian Indian) (on conscience)
Play the part and you shall become.
Practice what you preach.
Put a silk on a goat and it is still a goat.
Search others for their virtues, thyself for thy vices.
Take it straight from the horse's mouth.
What you would seem to be, be really.
You can't make bricks without straw.
If you tell the truth, you don't have to remember anything.
The truth is rarely pure and never simple.
In a time of deceit telling the truth is a revolutionary act.
Truth is stranger than fiction, but it is because fiction is obliged to stick to possibilities; Truth isn't.
Tell the truth, or someone will tell it for you.
Pretending to be someone you're not is a waste of the person you are.
Everyone sees who I appear to be but only a few know the real me. You only see what i choose to show. There's so much behind my smile you just don't know.
I'd rather be hated for who I am, rather than loved for who I am not.
Proof is boring. Proof is tiresome. Proof is an irrelevance. People would far rather be handed an easy lie than search for a difficult truth, especially if it suits their own purposes.
Understanding is a three edged sword: your side, their side, and the truth.
J. Michael Straczynski
Before speaking, consult your inner-truth barometer, and resist the temptation to tell people only what they want to hear.
Wayne W. Dyer
Say what you have to say, not what you ought. Any truth is better than make-believe.
Henry David Thoreau