70 Short quotes about truth to read and become truthful forever!

Short quotes about truth

Short quotes about truth. Truth is one of the most important qualities of a human being. If a person is not truthful, then he surely has to undergo many difficulties in his life. A person ignoring truth and taking the help of lies to live his life will always get sadness and grief. The entire world and the entire universe run with truthfulness, it demands all of us to be truthful and avoid lies as much as possible. A lie will do nothing other than harming you and your existence. A single lie can make you say a thousand lies throughout your conversation. So, it's better to stick to the truth and never take the support of lies. One who lies always fails and one who says the truth always wins. It's also been said, the truth may get anxious, but will never fail. So, be truthful to you and your loved ones and I promise you, you'll get a great life to live. To know more about the power of truthfulness, just go through the following short quotes about truth!

1. "A truth that's told with bad intent beats all the lies you can invent." — William Blake

Short quotes about truth

2. "Truth is like the sun. You can shut it out for a time, but it ain't goin' away." — Elvis Presley

3. "There is nothing that is going to make people hate you more, and love you more, than telling the truth." — Stefan Molyneux

4. "It is difficult, when faced with a situation you cannot control, to admit you can do nothing." — Lemony Snicket

5. "Truth without love is brutality, and love without truth is hypocrisy." — Warren Wiersbe

6. "Facts are threatening to those invested in fraud." — DaShanne Stokes

7. "Half a truth is often a great lie." — Benjamin Franklin

8. "In a time of deceit telling the truth is a revolutionary act." — George Orwell

9. "No persons are more frequently wrong, than those who will not admit they are wrong." — François de La Rochefoucauld

10. "People often claim to hunger for truth, but seldom like the taste when it's served up." — George R.R. Martin

11. "Silence becomes cowardice when occasion demands speaking out the whole truth and acting accordingly." — Mahatma Gandhi

12. "Our biggest fear is not in expressing the truth but that we will be attacked or belittled because of our truth." — Kelli Wilson

13. "Every truth has two sides; it is as well to look at both, before we commit ourselves to either." — Aesop

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14. "The truth does not change according to our ability to stomach it." — Flannery O'Connor

15. "Better a cruel truth than a comfortable delusion." — Edward Abbey

16. "The truth isn't always beauty, but the hunger for it is." — Nadine Gordimer

17. "The great advantage about telling the truth is that nobody ever believes it." — Dorothy L. Sayers

18. "Tell the truth, or someone will tell it for you." — Stephanie Klein

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

20. "Much of what was said did not matter, and that much of what mattered could not be said." — Katherine Boo

21. "If an offense come out of the truth, better is it that the offense come than that the truth be concealed." — Thomas Hardy

22. "Once you reject fear, you will become the perfect candidate to receive and reflect truth." — Suzy Kassem

23. "All truths are easy to understand once they are discovered; the point is to discover them." — Galileo Galilei

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24. "Three things can not hide for long: the Moon, the Sun and the Truth." — Gautama Buddha

25. "The truth doesn't always set you free; people prefer to believe prettier, neatly wrapped lies." — Jodi Picoult

26. "There are two ways to be fooled. One is to believe what isn't true; the other is to refuse to believe what is true." — Soren Kierkegaard

27. "Truth is certainly a branch of morality and a very important one to society." — Thomas Jefferson

28. "It is an occupational hazard that anyone who has spent her life learning how to lie eventually becomes bad at telling the truth." — Ally Carter

29. "A lie can travel half way around the world while the truth is putting on its shoes." — Charles Spurgeon

30. "When you cut pieces out of the truth to avoid looking like a fool you end up looking like a moron instead." — Robin Hobb

31. "Whatever satisfies the soul is truth." — Walt Whitman

32. "Truth, like gold, is to be obtained not by its growth, but by washing away from it all that is not gold." — Leo Tolstoy

33. "There's more beauty in truth, even if it is dreadful beauty." — John Steinbeck

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34. "Every person must choose how much truth he can stand." — Irvin D. Yalom

35. "There are few reasons for telling the truth, but for lying the number is infinite." — Carlos Ruiz Zafón

36. "Sometimes the truth hurts. And sometimes it feels real good." — Henry Rollins

37. "Truth will always be truth, regardless of lack of understanding, disbelief or ignorance." — W. Clement Stone

38. "Truth is so rare that it is delightful to tell it." — Emily Dickinson

39. "Once you eliminate the impossible, whatever remains, no matter how improbable, must be the truth." — Arthur Conan Doyle

40. "People will generally accept facts as truth only if the facts agree with what they already believe." — Andy Rooney

41. "Learn what is true in order to do what is right." — Thomas Huxley

42. "A harmful truth is better than a useful lie." — Thomas Mann

43. "By doubting we are led to question, by questioning we arrive at the truth." — Peter Abelard

44. "Every mind must make its choice between truth and repose. It cannot have both." — Ralph Waldo Emerson

45. "Rather than love, than money, than fame, give me truth." — Henry David Thoreau

46. "Lies run sprints, but the truth runs marathons." — Michael Jackson

47. "Those who know the truth are not equal to those who love it." — Confucius

48. "He who has truth at his heart need never fear the want of persuasion on his tongue." — John Ruskin

49. "To be Jedi is to face the truth, and choose." — Yoda

50. "Jokes? There are no jokes. The truth is the funniest joke of all." — Muhammad Ali

51. "Thirst was made for water; inquiry for truth." — C. S. Lewis

52. "Truth is the property of no individual but is the treasure of all men." — Ralph Waldo Emerson

53. "Yes, the truth may hurt but lies will become a crutch and will cripple you." — Stephen T. Scott

54. "Truth is a deep kindness that teaches us to be content in our everyday life and share with the people the same happiness." — Kahlil Gibran

55. "We all quote scriptures reflecting that God's ways are not man's ways, but because of sin we rebel against that truth." — Stephen Shortridge

56. "The man who fears no truth has nothing to fear from lies." — Thomas Jefferson

57. "When you stretch the truth, watch out for the snapback." — Bill Copeland

58. "What I know for sure is that speaking your truth is the most powerful tool we have." — Oprah Winfrey

59. "The truth really is ‘the light of the world." — Brad Blanton

60. "Many a doctrine is like a window pane. We see truth through it but it divides us from truth."  Kahlil Gibran

61. "Here is your truth. You have God within you. Live from that place and all will be well." — Wayne Dyer

62. "A blossoming flower, contains far more power, than one can view, with the understanding, of our universal truths." — David Shah

63. "Despite what you might have been told, we're not inherently selfish. The truth is, we're inherently kind." — David R. Hamilton

64. "The truth is effortless." — Rashida Costa

65. "... in general, it is the object of our newspapers rather to create a sensation-to make a point-than to further the cause of truth." — Edgar Allan Poe

66. "The pursuit of truth and beauty is a sphere of activity in which we are permitted to remain children all our lives." — Albert Einstein

67. "If the truth be told, small amounts of stress are actually helpful in our everyday life." — Robert Gallagher

68. "Teach this triple truth to all: A generous heart, kind speech, and a life of service and compassion are the things which renew humanity." — Buddha

69. "A lie travels round the world while truth is putting her boots on." — French Proverb

70. "The fact that a great many people believe something is no guarantee of its truth." — W. Somerset Maugham