Ah, well, the truth is always one thing, but in a way it's the other thing, the gossip, that counts. It shows where people's hearts lie. - Paul Scott

Truth uncompromisingly told will always have its ragged edges. - Herman Melville

Heresies are experiments in man's unsatisfied search for truth. - H. G. Wells

I came here to tell you the truth, the good, the bad and the ugly. - Oliver North

Not everyone can see the truth, but he can be it. - Franz Kafka

Only when we realize that there is no eternal, unchanging truth or absolute truth can we arouse in ourselves a sense of intellectual responsibility. - Hu Shih

It is error only, and not truth, that shrinks from inquiry. - Thomas Paine

Some counterfeits reproduce so very well the truth that it would be a flaw of judgment not to be deceived by them. - Francois de La Rochefoucauld

The truth may be out there, but lies are inside your head. - Terry Pratchett

I speak the truth not so much as I would, but as much as I dare, and I dare a little more as I grow older. - Michel de Montaigne

I don't think you can tell the objective truth about a person. That's why people write novels. - A. N. Wilson

Truth is beautiful, without doubt but so are lies. - Ralph Waldo Emerson

Truth of a modest sort I can promise you, and also sincerity. That complete, praiseworthy sincerity which, while it delivers one into the hands of one's enemies, is as likely as not to embroil one with one's friends. - Joseph Conrad

Truth is in things, and not in words. - Herman Melville

It seems that the first victim of an Obama campaign is the truth. It seems that the first victim of an Obama campaign is the truth. - Mitt Romney

I guess I'm pretty much of a lone wolf. I don't say I don't like people at all, but, to tell you the truth, I only like it then if I have a chance to look deep into their hearts and their minds. - Bela Lugosi

The price of being close to the President is delivering bad news. You fail him if you don't tell him the truth. Others won't do it. - Donald Rumsfeld

I will be as harsh as truth, and uncompromising as justice... I am in earnest, I will not equivocate, I will not excuse, I will not retreat a single inch, and I will be heard. - William Lloyd Garrison

From principles is derived probability, but truth or certainty is obtained only from facts. - Tom Stoppard

One may sometimes tell a lie, but the grimace that accompanies it tells the truth. - Friedrich Nietzsche

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