Jim's Favorite Famous Quote, Quip, Axiom, and Maxim Repository
Category: Truth.

The repository contains 59 quotes in the category “Truth.”
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The least initial deviation from the truth is multiplied later a thousandfold.

384 — 322 B.C.

Truth is a three-edged sword. One side is your truth, the other side is their truth, and the third side is the truth.

“Babylon 5”

Man prefers to believe what he prefers to be true.

Francis Bacon
1561 — 1626

As scarce as truth is, the supply has always been in excess of the demand.

Josh Billings
1818 — 1885

Truth can never be told so as to be understood, and not be believed.

William Blake
1757 — 1827

A faith that cannot survive collision with the truth is not worth many regrets.

Sir Arthur C. Clarke
1917 — 2008

It is astonishing what force, purity, and wisdom it requires for a human being to keep clear of falsehoods.

Margaret Fuller
1810 — 1850

If you are a minority of one, the truth is the truth.

Mohandas K. Gandhi
1869 — 1948

There is no god higher than truth.

Mohandas K. Gandhi
1869 — 1948

Say not, “I have found the truth,” but rather, “I have found a truth.”

Khalil Gibran
1883 — 1931

Believe those who are seeking the truth; doubt those who find it.

André Gide
1869 — 1951

Nothing can prevent you from learning the truth so much as the belief that you already know it.

Jon K. Hart

An axiom is either a well-said truth, or a lie so sacred that it has never dared be questioned.

Jon K. Hart

All great truths are simple in final analysis, and easily understood; if they are not, they are not great truths.

Napoleon Hill
1883 — 1970

Nobody has the right to put another under such a difficulty that he must either hurt the person by telling the truth or hurt himself by telling what is not true.

Dr. Johnson
1709 — 1784

Life is an open sea, the truth is the wind in our sails.

Talib Kweli
1975 —     

It is more shameful to distrust one’s friends than to be deceived by them.

Duke François de La Rochefoucauld
1613 — 1680

Anyone who says the truth shall set you free has never been to traffic court.

MAD Magazine

The opposite of a correct statement is a false statement. But the opposite of a profound truth may well be another profound truth.

Niels Bohr
1885 — 1962

Truth is no road to fortune.

Jean-Jacques Rousseau
1712 — 1778

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