If you tell the truth, you don't have to remember anything.
The truth is that we live out our lives putting off all that can be put off; perhaps we all know deep down that we are immortal and that sooner or later all men will do and know all things.
First and last, what is demanded of genius is love of truth.
He who knows does not speak; He who speaks does not know. He who is truthful is not showy; He who is showy is not truthful. He who is virtuous does not dispute; He who disputes is not virtuous. He who is learned is not wise; He who is wise is not learned. Therefore the sage does not display his own merits.
There are two kinds of truths: those of reasoning and those of facts. The truths of reasoning are necessary and their opposite is impossible; the truths of fact are contingent and their opposites are possible.
I tore myself away from the safe comfort of certainties through my love for truth - and truth rewarded me.
A writer should have this little voice inside of you saying, Tell the truth. Reveal a few secrets here.
To become properly acquainted with a truth, we must first have disbelieved it, and disputed against it.
I've always been suspicious of collective truths.
So near is falsehood to truth that a wise man would do well not to trust himself on the narrow edge.
It is difficult to discriminate the voice of truth from amid the clamor raised by heated partisans.
It takes two to speak the truth: one to speak, and another to hear.
The worst enemy of truth and freedom in our society is the compact majority.
If you would be a real seeker after truth, it is necessary that at least once in your life you doubt, as far as possible, all things.
I was bold in the pursuit of knowledge, never fearing to follow truth and reason to whatever results they led, and bearding every authority which stood in their way.
Truths and roses have thorns about them.
The poet is a liar who always speaks the truth.
He who knows nothing is closer to the truth than he whose mind is filled with falsehoods and errors.
Many a doctrine is like a window pane. We see truth through it but it divides us from truth.
We must never be afraid to go too far, for truth lies beyond.
We should call every truth false which was not accompanied by at least one laugh.
Beyond a doubt truth bears the same relation to falsehood as light to darkness.
'Beauty is truth, truth beauty,' - that is all ye know on earth, and all ye need to know.
There are sadistic scientists who hurry to hunt down errors instead of establishing the truth.
During times of universal deceit, telling the truth becomes a revolutionary act.