35 Best Quotes About Speaking The Truth

1. “When someone loves you, the way they talk about you is different. You feel safe and comfortable.”-Jess C. Scott


2. “The truth.” Dumbledore sighed. “It is a beautiful and terrible thing, and should therefore be treated with great caution.”-J.K. Rowling


3. “The truth will set you free, but first it will piss you off.”-Joe Klaas


4. “Perhaps one did not want to be loved so much as to be understood.”-George Orwell


5. “When I despair, I remember that all through history the way of truth and love have always won. There have been tyrants and murderers, and for a time, they can seem invincible, but in the end, they always fall. Think of it–always.”-Mahatma Gandhi


6. “Facts do not cease to exist because they are ignored.”-Aldous Huxley


7. “I believe in everything until it’s disproved. So I believe in fairies, the myths, dragons. It all exists, even if it’s in your mind. Who’s to say that dreams and nightmares aren’t as real as the here and now?”-John Lennon


8. “Here’s all you have to know about men and women: women are crazy, men are stupid. And the main reason women are crazy is that men are stupid.”-George Carlin



9. “In a time of deceit telling the truth is a revolutionary act.”-George Orwell


10. “Books are mirrors: you only see in them what you already have inside you.”-Carlos Ruiz Zafon



11. “The truth does not change according to our ability to stomach it.”-Flannery Connor


12. “The things you do for yourself are gone when you are gone, but the things you do for others remain as your legacy.”-Kalu Ndukwe Kalu


13. “The more I see, the less I know for sure.”-John Lennon


14. “Rather than love, than money, than fame, give me truth.”-Henry David Thoreau


15. “Some old wounds never truly heal, and bleed again at the slightest word.”-George R.R. Martin


16. “The best way to find out if you can trust somebody is to trust them.”-Ernest Hemingway


17. “It’s enough for me to be sure that you and I exist at this moment.”-Gabriel García Márquez



18. “There are no facts, only interpretations.”-Friedrich Nietzsche


19. “There are three types of lies — lies, damn lies, and statistics.”-Benjamin Disraeli


20. “It is my belief… that the truth is generally preferable to lies.”-J.K. Rowling


21.“If you want to tell people the truth, make them laugh, otherwise they’ll kill you.”-George Bernard Shaw


22. “All you have to do is write one true sentence. Write the truest sentence that you know.-Ernest Hemingway


23. “The past has no power over the present moment.”-Eckhart Tolle


24. “No persons are more frequently wrong, than those who will not admit they are wrong.”-François de La Rochefoucauld


25. “If there’s a single lesson that life teaches us, it’s that wishing doesn’t make it so.”-Lev Grossman


26. “Don’t bend; don’t water it down; don’t try to make it logical; don’t edit your own soul according to the fashion. Rather, follow your most intense obsessions mercilessly.”-Franz Kafka


27. “I have learned now that while those who speak about one’s miseries usually hurt, those who keep silence hurt more.”-C.S. Lewis


28.“Better a cruel truth than a comfortable delusion.”-Edward Abbey


29.“The only truth is music.”-Jack Kerouac


30. “To be fully seen by somebody, then, and be loved anyhow – this is a human offering that can border on miraculous.-Elizabeth Gilbert


31. “The truth will set you free. But not until it is finished with you.”-David Foster Wallace


32. “Most men would rather deny a hard truth than face it.”-George R.R. Martin


33. “Sometimes it takes a good fall to really know where you stand”-Hayley Williams


34. “It is better to offer no excuse than a bad one.”-George Washington


35. “It is difficult, when faced with a situation you cannot control, to admit you can do nothing.”-Lemony Snicket


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