Not every truth is the better for showing its face undisguised; and often silence is the wisest thing for a man to heed.
You don't have to sort of enhance reality. There is nothing stranger than truth.
To tell you the truth, in my work, love is always in opposition to the elements. It creates dilemmas. It brings in suffering. We can't live with it, and we can't live without it. You'll rarely find a happy ending in my work.
I am sorry to think that you do not get a man's most effective criticism until you provoke him. Severe truth is expressed with some bitterness.
Truth and the knowledge of the ages are often the hardest and most intangible thing to learn in life. But, once comprehended and fully understood, they will provide the possessor with a wealth of wisdom and insight more valuable than both gold and diamonds combined.
Believe those who are seeking the truth. Doubt those who find it.
Men in earnest have no time to waste In patching fig-leaves for the naked truth.
Art is the lie that makes us realize the truth.
No human being will ever know the Truth, for even if they happen to say it by chance, they would not even known they had done so.
If the truth were self-evident, eloquence would be unnecessary.
I have never seasoned a truth with the sauce of a lie in order to digest it more easily.
Wine comes in at the mouth And love comes in at the eye; That's all we shall know for truth Before we grow old and die.
Be Impeccable With Your Word. Speak with integrity. Say only what you mean. Avoid using the word to speak against yourself or to gossip about others. Use the power of your word in the direction of truth and love.
To attempt seeing Truth without knowing Falsehood. It is the attempt to see the Light without knowing the Darkness. It cannot be.
The very concept of objective truth is fading out of the world. Lies will pass into history.
How often have I said to you that when you have eliminated the impossible, whatever remains, however improbable, must be the truth?
We should not be so taken up in the search for truth, as to neglect the needful duties of active life; for it is only action that gives a true value and commendation to virtue.
Truth happens in a state of not knowing, truth happens in innocence. Truth happens where there are no clouds of thoughts moving in your consciousness,when the sky is absolutely clear.
Truth is the most valuable thing we have. Let us economize it.
There's a world of difference between truth and facts. Facts can obscure the truth.
If you shut up truth, and bury it underground, it will but grow.
It is a melancholy truth that even great men have their poor relations.
The least initial deviation from the truth is multiplied later a thousandfold.
Wisdom is found only in truth.
Anyone entrusted with power will abuse it if not also animated with the love of truth and virtue, no matter whether he be a prince, or one of the people.