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The beginning of wisdom is found in doubting; by doubting we come to the question, and by seeking we may come upon the truth.
-- Pierre Abelard

* The truth which has made us free will in the end make us glad also.
-- Felix Adler

Truth is not only violated by falsehood; it may be equally outraged by silence.
-- Henri Frederic Amiel

Our lives improve only when we take chances - and the first and most difficult risk we can take is to be honest with ourselves.
-- Walter Anderson

* One isn't necessarily born with courage, but one is born with potential. Without courage, we cannot practice any other virtue with consistency. We can't be kind, true, merciful, generous, or honest.
-- Maya Angelou

Honesty is the cornerstone of all success, without which confidence and ability to perform shall cease to exist.
-- Mary Kay Ash

* The least initial deviation from the truth is multiplied later a thousandfold.
-- Aristotle (384-322 BC)


If it is not right do not do it; if it is not true do not say it.
-- Marcus Aurelius

* 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

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

* It's not enough to rage against the lie.. you've got to replace it with the truth.
-- Bono

I am an advocate for awareness, the truth, and a person's right to know. I believe that in the absence of the truth, all of us stand helpless to defend ourselves, our families and our health, which is the greatest gift we have.
-- Erin Brockovich

* If you follow your heart, if you listen to your gut, and if you extend your hand to help another, not for any agenda, but for the sake of humanity, you are going to find the truth.
-- Erin Brockovich

* The truth is always exciting. Speak it, then. Life is dull without it.
-- Pearl S. Buck

 

* It is the responsibility of intellectuals to speak the truth and expose lies.
-- Noam Chomsky

Where is there dignity unless there is honesty?
-- Cicero

* The world is too dangerous for anything but truth and too small for anything but love.
-- William Sloane Coffin

* Truthiness is tearing apart our country, and I don't mean the argument over who came up with the word... It used to be, everyone was entitled to their own opinion, but not their own facts. But that's not the case anymore
-- Stephen Colbert


"Apply Truth liberally to the inflamed area." -- Stephen Colbert

"I scream, you scream, we all scream... for the truth." -- Stephen Colbert

"Warmth is to sun, as truth is to me." -- Stephen Colbert

"Keep your facts, I'm going with the truth. -- Stephen Colbert

The greatest friend of truth is time, her greatest enemy is prejudice, and her constant companion humility.
-- Charles Colton

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

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