The truth is on the march and nothing will stop it.
The truth is rarely pure and never simple.
Tragedy is like strong acid - it dissolves away all but the very gold of truth.
Nature has planted in our minds an insatiable longing to see the truth.
On the stage, you have to find truth, even if you have to lose the audience.
Friendship at first sight, like love at first sight, is said to be the only truth.
We all know that Art is not truth. Art is a lie that makes us realize the truth, at least the truth that is given to us to understand.
I am in the present. I cannot know what tomorrow will bring forth. I can know only what the truth is for me today. That is what I am called upon to serve, and I serve it in all lucidity.
Not everyone can see the truth, but he can be it.
Say not, 'I have found the truth,' but rather, 'I have found a truth.'
When we look outside ourselves for truth, we loose touch with our intuition.
The profoundest of all sensualities is the sense of truth and the next deepest sensual experience is the sense of justice.
Truth is often eclipsed but never extinguished.
I am aware that a philosopher's ideas are not subject to the judgment of ordinary persons, because it is his endeavour to seek the truth in all things, to the extent permitted to human reason by God.
The soul raised over passion beholds identity and eternal causation, perceives the self-existance of Truth and Right, and calms itself with knowing that all things go well.
When truth is discovered by someone else, it loses something of its attractiveness.
But what is Hope? Nothing but the paint on the face of Existence; the least touch of truth rubs it off, and then we see what a hollow-cheeked harlot we have got hold of.
All truths are easy to understand once they are discovered; the point is to discover them.
We all know that art is not truth. Art is a lie that makes us realize the truth.
Let us hold our discussion together in our own persons, making trial of the truth and of ourselves.
Perhaps the mission of those who love mankind is to make people laugh at the truth, to make truth laugh, because the only truth lies in learning to free ourselves from insane passion for the truth.
The pure and simple truth is rarely pure and never simple.
In truth, politeness is artificial good humor, it covers the natural want of it, and ends by rendering habitual a substitute nearly equivalent to the real virtue.
If you can not find the truth right where you are, where else do you expect to find it?
The soul, fortunately, has an interpreter - often an unconscious, but still a truthful interpreter - in the eye.