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That which you create in beauty and goodness and truth lives on for all time to come. Don't spend your life accumulating material objects that will only turn to dust and ashes.
I have been thinking that I would make a proposition to my Republican friends... that if they will stop telling lies about the Democrats, we will stop telling the truth about them.
Adlai E. Stevenson
Individuals need to be willing to face truth about their attitudes, behaviors, even what we want out of life.
Not being known doesn't stop the truth from being true.
We know the truth, not only by the reason, but also by the heart.
It is one of the severest tests of friendship to tell your friend his faults. So to love a man that you cannot bear to see a stain upon him, and to speak painful truth through loving words, that is friendship.
Henry Ward Beecher
Truth lives, in fact, for the most part on a credit system. Our thoughts and beliefs pass, so long as nothing challenges them, just as bank-notes pass so long as nobody refuses them.
If there were only one truth, you couldn't paint a hundred canvases on the same theme.
But such is the irresistable nature of truth, that all it asks, and all it wants is the liberty of appearing.
I have the terrible feeling that, because I am wearing a white beard and am sitting in the back of the theatre, you expect me to tell you the truth about something. These are the cheap seats, not Mount Sinai.
I went into the business for the money, and the art grew out of it. If people are disillusioned by that remark, I can't help it. It's the truth.
In matters of truth the fact that you don't want to publish something is, nine times out of ten, a proof that you ought to publish it.
Gilbert K. Chesterton
It may not always be easy, convenient, or politically correct to stand for truth and right, but it is the right thing to do. Always.
M. Russell Ballard
The great quest of life has always been to discover truth.
Doubt, indulged and cherished, is in danger of becoming denial; but if honest, and bent on thorough investigation, it may soon lead to full establishment of the truth.
The truth is, if we don't learn to submit to authority, we won't ever learn to submit to God.
Too much and too little wine. Give him none, he cannot find truth; give him too much, the same.
Sadly, the truth is, there aren't many people who can be put in high positions who won't start thinking highly of themselves.
Everything deep is also simple and can be reproduced simply as long as its reference to the whole truth is maintained. But what matters is not what is witty but what is true.
Bigotry tries to keep truth safe in its hand with a grip that kills it.
So near is falsehood to truth that a wise man would do well not to trust himself on the narrow edge.
Marcus Tullius Cicero
Ah, well, the truth is always one thing, but in a way it's the other thing, the gossip, that counts. It shows where people's hearts lie.
Nothing gives rest but the sincere search for truth.
When you stretch the truth, watch out for the snapback.
One must know oneself. If this does not serve to discover truth, it at least serves as a rule of life and there is nothing better.
A. P. J. Abdul Kalam
John F. Kennedy
Leonardo da Vinci
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