115 Truth Quotes

A collection of short truth quotes. Telling the truth,being honest is always the right thing to do. May these bring you solace when you are tempted to say otherwise. Truth and honesty go hand in hand for living a good life! You may also be encouraged by our collection of poems about truth.

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  1. Always tell the truth, not only because it is the decent thing to do, but because it gives you such an advantage over the man who is trying to remember his lies! Sam Brookes
    Christian Poems

  2. If I weed out the thorns of malice and untruth, and plant the seeds of helpful deeds, I'll reap the Rose of Lasting Youth! John Kendrick Bangs, The Garden
    Garden Poems

  3. Prudence accomplishes many things, honesty makes us brave and true J. J. Thorne, Attend To Thine Alone
    Friendship Poems

  4. Seek the right, though the wrong be tempting; speak the truth at any cost; S. K. Phillips, We Shall Be Satisfied
    Poems of Encouragement

  5. Be true to truth: the proudest name that sterling worth may win Unknown, Be True
    Poems About Justice

  6. The world is full of sin, and vice, and crime. But honesty will stand the test of time
  7. The world is full of sin, and vice, and crime. But honesty will stand the test of time John Imrie
    Inspirational Poems

  8. The world may think 'tis strange to show our love so pure, but Jesus alone gives truth that endures. Catherine Pulsifer, Be The Hands And Feet Of Jesus
    Poems About Hands

  9. Happiness is ....truth our trusted tutor  William Arthur Ward, Happiness Is When
    Poems About Happiness

  10. May beauty and truth, keep you in youth J. S. Ogilvie, Preserve Your Old Age
    Funny Poems About Aging

  11. Lord make me an instrument of your peace...where there is error, truth St. Francis of Assisi, The Peace Prayer
    St. Francis Prayer

  12. Permanent good can never be the outcome of untruth and violence. Mahatma Gandhi
    Poems about Life

  13. Jesus did not come to strike a balance between grace and truth. He brought the full measure of both. Andy Stanley
    Quotes About Jesus

  14. In order to move your life forward and be true to yourself, you must be willing to release all that is untrue. Rhonda Britten
    Quotes About Being Yourself

  15. If you can bear to hear the truths you've spoken twisted by knaves to make a trap for fools.....you'll be a Man, my son Rudyard Kipling, If
    If Poems

  16. Respect for the truth comes close to being the basis for all morality. Frank Herbert
    Respect Quotes

  17. He [God] knows, He loves, He cares, nothing this truth can dim. He gives His very best to those who chose to walk with Him. Benjamin Malacia Franklin, Just A Weaver
    The Weaver Poem

  18. Everything Dies. That is the law of life - the bitter unchangeable law. David Clement-Davies
    Poetry about Life and Death

  19. He fails not who makes truth his cause nor bends to win the crowd's applause. Richard Watson Gilder, He Fails Not
    Motivational Poems

  20. Oh, how we pine for truth! for something more than husks of learning! Chauncy Hare Townshend, What Is Truth
    Poems About The Bible

  21. We are either in the process of resisting God's truth or in the process of being shaped and molded by his truth. Charles Stanley
    Poems About Prayer

  22. The Easter mystery is defined, but unexplained, in just a short, strong, simple assertion, "The third day He rose again from the dead"; and this tremendous fact, on which the truth of Christianity as a religion depends Wm. Croswell Doane
    Easter Quotes

  23. Live upright, honest and fair, give rather than take; J. J. Thorne, Work For Friendship
    Famous Friendship Poems

  24. Speak the truth at all times, true confidence inspire
  25. Speak the truth at all times, true confidence inspire Catharine Ryder
    Be Inspired

  26. The truth is not always beautiful, nor beautiful words the truth. Lao Tzu
    Poems About Beauty

  27. Christ died for all; and on the hearts of all who gladly decorate their cheerful homes at Christmas Tide, this blessed truth should fall Unknown, Christmas Outcasts
    Christmas Poems

  28. The truth of the resurrection gives life to every other area of gospel truth. John MacArthur
    Poems About Jesus Resurrection

  29. ...the first lie,the first glass of drink, seem very small things, yet leave a dark stain upon the character. Unknown, First Stain
    Poems About Character

  30. It is strange but true; for truth is always strange; stranger then fiction Unknown
    Funny Quotes About Life

  31. Be strong today; the world needs men...to war for truth and conquer wrong. W. T. Field, Strength
    Poems About Strength

  32. Hail to honest hearts and hands, and to the head that understands; hands that dare to truth subscribe George W. Bungay, Heads, Hearts, And Hands
    A Life Well Lived Poem

  33. Without the Truth, there is no knowing. Thomas Kempis, Without
    Poems About Jesus

  34. Though trodden under foot of men, truth from the dust will spring,  and from the press— the lip — the pen — in tones of thunder ring. Daniel C. Colesworthy

  35. The ideas that have lighted my way have been kindness, beauty and truth.
  36. The ideas that have lighted my way have been kindness, beauty and truth. Albert Einstein
    Kindness Quotes

  37. If you want to be funny, you don't tell jokes. You just tell the truth about your life. David Roche
    Life Quotes

  38. ...if you are both honest and kind, you'll be welcomed and loved most all of the time. Juanita Roach
    Kindness Poems

  39. For rock solid friendship, never lie to your friends. Saru Singhal
    Quotes For A Friend

  40. Peace is such a precious jewel that I would give anything for it but truth. Matthew Henry
    Bible Verses about Peace Of Mind

  41. It's better sometime to be deaf, than to hear only lying and pander Unknown, It's Better
    Meaningful Poems

  42. There's nothing so kingly as kindness and nothing so royal as truth. Alice Cary, True Worth
    Famous Poems

  43. For every truth there is an ear somewhere to heed it Unknown, And I ...
    Short Love Poems

  44. Truth is generally the best vindication against slander.
  45. Truth is generally the best vindication against slander. Abraham Lincoln
    Positive Quotes

  46. Press on, press on to virtue; the prize you'll win at last, if with a courage unsubdued, and firm truth buckled fast Daniel C. Colesworthy, Press On
    Keep Going Poems

  47. Wisdom teaches...the treasure of integrity. William Arthur Ward, Wisdom Teaches
    Wisdom Poems

  48. Acting as if your life is good is closer to the truth than acting as if it is not. Alan Cohen
    Life Is Good Poems

  49. Speak the truth, live the truth. Here our duty lie J.J. Thorne, Think Carefully
    Think Before We Speak

  50. Because Truth never dies, our Freedom lives and lets us seek the Light that Reason gives and thus promote the brotherhood of man Unknown, Because
    Poems About Brotherhood

  51. Christ is the Truth, the life and the Way....be advised strongly, you'll never regret, the road paved by Jesus, the safest road yet! Greta Zwaan, How Much Did Christ Really Suffer?
    Poems About Jesus

  52. And, for success, I ask no more than this: to bear unflinching witness to the truth. James Russell Lowell, Ask No More Than This
    Success Poem

  53. Truth does not change according to our ability to stomach it. Flannery O'Connor
    Positive Quotes About Change

  54. For friendship, my boy, is a bond between men that is founded on truth: Edgar A. Guest, The Obligation Of Friendship
    True Friendship Poems

  55. The truth is found when men are free to pursue it.
  56. The truth is found when men are free to pursue it. Franklin D. Roosevelt
    Short Inspirational Quotes

  57. I do not like the phrase, "It might have been!" It lacks all force, and life's best truths perverts Ella Wheeler Wilcox, It Might Have Been
    Life Journey Quotes

  58. Friendship doth bind....truth only can complete the chain, its links enduring strength can give Unknown, Friendship, Love, And Truth
    Inspirational Friendship Poems

  59. Seek for a bosom all honest and true, where love, once awakened, will never depart....and you'll find there's no home like a home in the heart. Eliza Cook, A Home In The Heart
    Poems About Home

  60. To have struck one blow for truth in the daily fight with lies...shall be immortality. Edwin Hatch, Towards Fields of Light
    Positive Poems

  61. Teach me the truth, Lord, though my feet may fear the rocky path that opens out to me Frances Lockwood Green
    Short Prayers

  62. Speak your truth quietly and clearly; . . .
  63. Speak your truth quietly and clearly; . . . Max Ehrmann, 

  64. There are two kinds of lies as well: The kind you live, the ones you tell. Edgar A. Guest, A Real Man
    One Never Knows

  65. I ask, O God....to speak the truth I know. Florence Holbrook, A Prayer
    Faith Over Fear

  66. My God, my All — my loving Father — thy Truth makes free! Arthur Franklin Fuller, Contemplation
    God's Promises

  67. I know that right is right, that it is not good to lie. Washington Gladden, Things That Abide
    Poems About Fate

  68. If this old world were a truthful bird, and candid and generous, too
    Ardeen Foster, If

  69. God, you a son have given me:...help me to teach him all I can of honesty and decency Douglas Malloch
    A Father's Prayer

  70. In some cases, the true issue is not that people cannot believe—it is that they "will not believe." Paul E. Little, Know Why You Believe
    Short Quotes

  71. There is nothing as powerful as the truth and often nothing as strange.
  72. There is nothing as powerful as the truth and often nothing as strange. Daniel Webster
    Thought Provoking

  73. How blind are some to simple truth — experience must teach these youth. Arthur Franklin Fuller, Self-Will
    Experience Quotes

  74. The greatest homage to truth is to use it. Ralph Waldo Emerson
    Quotes to Live By

  75. Sordid pleasures have their day, Truth and Love shall ne'er decay; heaven and earth their blessings give, Love and Truth shall ever live. John Imrie, A Souvenir Of Love
    To My Friends

  76. What could there be more purely bright in Truth's day-star?
    Edgar Allan Poe, A Dream

  77. Truth will prevail and Justice show - her tardy honors, sure, though slow. Unknown, Fortitude And Trials
    Courage Poems

  78. Painful as it may be, rejection can be a good thing. Rejection can force you to confront the truth about what you really want—a truth that, maybe, you haven’t admitted to anyone yet, not even yourself. Alexandra Franzen, You're Going to Survive

  79. Whatever happens, I want to be self-respecting and conscience free. Edgar A. Guest

  80. Be careful not to imagine the worst in a situation and then treat your imagination as if it were the truth. Stanley Steel, How to Not Be Jealous

  81. It takes two to speak the truth - one to speak and another to hear.
  82. It takes two to speak the truth - one to speak and another to hear. Henry David Thoreau

  83. May the words that you daily utter be the words of beautiful truth! Unknown, Watch Your Words
    Kind Words Are Like Honey

  84. Everything changes, but God's Word doesn't change, because the truth never changes. Rick Warren
    Inspirational God  Quotes

  85. Honor, honesty and truth are closely related concepts. Kenneth Copeland
    Quotes on Honesty

  86. All our lives, truths are placed before us in symbolic form — not to deceive us, but to impress the truth upon us more convincingly. Lionel B. Moses, The Truth About Santa Claus
    Is There Really A Santa

  87. Oh, yes, we mean all kind words that we say to old friends and to new; yet doth this truth grow clearer day by day: we love but few. Unknown
    Love and Friendship Poems

  88. When you shoot an arrow of truth, dip its point in honey. Proverb

  89. Truth is always exciting. Speak it, then. Life is boring without it.
  90. Truth is always exciting. Speak it, then. Life is boring without it. Pearl S. Buck
    Attitude Quotes

  91. Life is not a single undertaking with tightly related events but a series of exciting, swift pursuits full of truth and passion that culminate in a uniquely meaningful conclusion. Charles H, Moore Jr., Jame Cockerille, Running on Purpose
    Life Quotes

  92. ... learn to listen even when the pinhead's spindrift flies - amid the chaff his voice gives forth will be some grains of truth. Strickland Gillilan
    We Can Always Learn

  93. What draws people to be friends is that they see the same truth. They share it. C.S. Lewis
    Just Go And Be A Friend

  94. Adversity is the first path to truth. Lord Byron
    Adversity Quotes

  95. It does not require many words to speak the truth
  96. It does not require many words to speak the truth Chief Joseph
    Graduation Poems

  97. We need to contemplate the truth of our past (and, perhaps, present) mistakes, while receiving heaps of God's love, allowing that contrast to birth thankfulness in our hearts that rises in worship to our Savior. Brian Simmons, Jeremy Bouma, Grace and Hope
    Mistake Quotes

  98. There is nothing so strong or safe in an emergency of life as the simple truth. Charles Dickens
    Simplicity Quotes

  99. Truth is a passion. One cannot learn it; one must possess it.
  100. Truth is a passion. One cannot learn it; one must possess it. Ernst Toller
    Learning Quotes

  101. Truth is the only safe ground to stand on. Elizabeth Cady Stanton
    Solutions Quotes

  102. He who tells a lie is not sensible how great a task he undertakes; for he must be forced to invent twenty more to maintain that one. Alexander Pope
    Action Quotes

  103. If you tell the truth, you don't have to remember anything.
  104. If you tell the truth, you don't have to remember anything. Mark Twain
    Humorous Quotes

  105. If you do not tell the truth about yourself, you can't tell it about other people. Virginia Woolf
    Thoughtful Quotes

  106. By doubting we come at truth. Marcus Tullius Cicero
    Doubt Quotes

  107. Truth has no special time of its own. Its hour is now - always Albert Schweitzer
    Time Quotes

  108. Honesty is the 1st chapter in the book of wisdom.
  109. Honesty is the 1st chapter in the book of wisdom. Thomas Jefferson
    Motivational Quotes

  110. "If anyone love me He will keep my word," truths from the lips of Christ, Our Sovereign Lord. Eloise A. Skimings
    Faith In God Poems

  111. Sister on you I can depend. From you, I hear the truth. It has been that way since our youth. Sam R. V. Gould, On You, I Can Depend
    Sister Poems from Brother

  112. The greatest truth must be recognition that in every man, in every child is the potential for greatness. Robert Kennedy
    Children Quotes

  113. We are born to inquire after truth
  114. We are born to inquire after truth; it belongs to a greater power to possess it. It is not, as Democritus said, hid in the bottom of the deeps, but rather elevated to an infinite height in the divine knowledge. Michel de Montaigne
    Knowledge Quotes

  115. There are three parts in truth: first, the inquiry, which is the wooing of it; secondly, the knowledge of it, which is the presence of it; and thirdly, the belief, which is the enjoyment of it. Francis Bacon
    Enjoy Life Quotes

  116. Ne'er let the day dawn on my sight that sees me shorn of sense of right Arthur Franklin Fuller

  117. A lie can travel halfway around the world while the truth is putting on its shoes. Mark Twain
    Adaptability Quotes

  118. I don't want any yes-men around me. I want everybody to tell me the truth even if it costs them their jobs.
  119. I don't want any yes-men around me. I want everybody to tell me the truth even if it costs them their jobs. Samuel Goldwyn
    Work Quotes

  120. All truths are easy to understand once they are discovered; the point is to discover them. Galileo Galilei
    Easy Poems to Memorize

  121. At Christmas time especially, when life is not a Norman Rockwell painting, we can be deceived into believing that what we feel is truth. Rebecca Bryan, The Carols of Christmas
    Christmas Messages

  122. Truth is what stands the test of experience. Albert Einstein
    Experience Quotes

  123. Defeat is a school in which truth always grows strong.
  124. Defeat is a school in which truth always grows strong. Henry Ward Beecher
    Defeat Quotes

  125. When you have eliminated the impossible, whatever remains, however improbable, must be the truth. Sherlock Holmes
    Appreciation Quotes

  126. Yet much has been foretold to man, there’s knowledge and great guidance; the Word of God holds forth the truth and teaches man abidance. Greta Zwaan, The Sower Becomes The Seed
    God Cares For You

  127. Remember good, remember truth Priscilla Leonard, Forget - Remember
    Keys For Life

  128. Lying makes a problem part of the future; truth makes a problem part of the past. Rick Pitino
    Problem Quotes

  129. Let each and every one, to whom is told " They Say," just pause, before replying, and ask who are the "They." Lillian E. Curtis
    They Say

  130. Procrastination is the thief of time, truth reveals it at its close; sip the tongue and lips in truth. And give the heart repose. J.J. Thorne
    The Heart's Repose

  131. A lie has speed, but truth has endurance. Edgar J. Mohn
    Sustainability Quotes

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