There are only two things. Truth and lies. Truth is indivisible, hence it cannot recognize itself; anyone who wants to recognize it has to be a lie.
Fiction is the truth inside the lie.
They deem him their worst enemy who tells them the truth.
The words of truth are simple.
Stand upright, speak thy thoughts, declare The truth thou hast, that all may share; Be bold, proclaim it everywhere: They only live who dare.
If there were only one truth, you couldn't paint a hundred canvases on the same theme.
I have always loved truth so passionately that I have often resorted to lying as a way of introducing it into the minds which were ignorant of its charms.
Truth is more peculiar than fiction. Life is really a startling place.
For truth is always strange; stranger than fiction.
Representation of the world, like the world itself, is the work of men; they describe it from their own point of view, which they confuse with the absolute truth.
What we have in us of the image of God is the love of truth and justice.
I am certain of nothing but the holiness of the heart's affections, and the truth of imagination.
Truth is something which can't be told in a few words. Those who simplify the universe only reduce the expansion of its meaning.
The color of truth is gray.
Plato is dear to me, but dearer still is truth.
There is no truth. There is only perception.
Always speak the truth, think before you speak, and write it down afterwards.
Respect for the truth comes close to being the basis for all morality.
Opinions are made to be changed - or how is truth to be got at?
Reason is a supple nymph, and slippery as a fish by nature. She had as leave give her kiss to an absurdity any day, as to syllogistic truth. The absurdity may turn out truer.
Any truth is better than indefinite doubt.
No face which we can give to a matter will stead us so well at last as the truth. This alone wears well.
Piety requires us to honor truth above our friends.
Peace if possible, truth at all costs.
Moralistic is not moral. And as for truth - well, it's like brown - it's not in the spectrum. Truth is so generic.