Philosophy is the science which considers truth.
Aristotle (384 - 322 BC)
Contributed by: Zaady
Liars when they speak the truth are not believed.
Source: Diogenes Laeritius, Lives of Eminent Philosophers, book V
The high minded man must care more for the truth than for what people think.
Plato is dear to me, but dearer still is truth.
The least initial deviation from the truth is multiplied later a thousandfold.
Source: Physics, book. I
Of all that writ, he was the wisest bard, who spoke this mighty truth- He that knew all that ever learning writ, Knew only this-that he knew nothing yet.
Aphra Behn (1640 - 1689)
Source: The Emperor of the Moon
When one wishes to play the wit, he sometimes wanders a little from the truth.
Antoine de Saint-Exupery (1900 - 1944)
No blame should attach to telling the truth. But it does, it does.
Anita Brookner (1938 -)
Four Rules For Life Show up. Pay attention. Tell the truth. Don't be attached to the results.
Ruby: Andy looks a bit weary, Flo-looks real burdened down. Flo: You're right, Rube--poor little devil... Ruby: There's nothin' as heavy as empty pockets! Flo: Isn't it the truth.
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