~French Proverb Once an absurdity is accepted as truth, it will seem truer the more absurd it is shown to be. If, on the other hand, he is offered something which affords a reason for acting in accordance to his instincts, he will accept it even on the slightest evidence. This equation has its roots in pop psychology. Truth does not fear anybody and it tries not to hide itself. ~George Herbert With lies you may get ahead in the world — but you can never go back. ~Stopford Brooke Page Information: www. ~Charles Lamb We do not err because truth is difficult to see.
~Simone de Beauvoir Man has always sacrificed truth to his vanity, comfort and advantage. It is young with the spirit of youth, but we bend it with weight in its still young years. Find Your Way Quotations about Honesty Related Quotes It is hard to believe that a man is telling the truth when you know that you would lie if you were in his place. They are convincing because they arise from conviction. I can lie, but I won't. One to lie and one to listen.
. ~Tim O'Brien, The Things They Carried As change is the order of Nature, And beauty springs from decay, So in its destined season The false for the true makes way. Fischer 1879—1962 When I tell any truth, it is not for the sake of convincing those who do not know it, but for the sake of defending those that do. Harris The ability to lie is a liability. Chase whatever your passion is.
See more ideas about Being silent quotes, Quotes on insecurity and Be humble. My kids are respectful of people that deserve their respect!! Truth can stand by itself. In the first, it is ridiculed, in the second it is opposed, in the third it is regarded as self-evident. Its value is absolutely independent of the fame or station of the man who gave it to the world. John 14:6 The Truth is heavy, therefore few care to carry it. When once we see the meaning of God.
~Michel de Montaigne, translated from French People who are brutally honest get more satisfaction out of the brutality than out of the honesty. ~Rebecca West Error is sometimes so nearly allied to truth, that it blends with it as imperceptibly as the colours of the rainbow fade into each other. Denny Brake He that never changes his opinions, never corrects his mistakes, will never be wiser on the morrow than he is today. If you tell a lie, it becomes part of your future. Merwin All great truths begin as blasphemies. ~Mark Twain Someday a computer will give a wrong answer to spare someone's feelings, and man will have invented artificial intelligence. As honesty and real integrity characterize our lives, there will be no need to manipulate others.
My kids are respectful of people that deserve their respect!! Byron Pulsifer There is nothing more frightening than active ignorance. Yet a single word of it may kill a man as suddenly as a drop of prussic acid. What was once true is often no longer true just a little while later. What happens is that people simply start believing that it's true. One was that a lie will travel three times round the world while Truth is putting on her shoes to go in pursuit.
~Homer Simpson, The Simpsons There's one way to find out if a man is honest — ask him. But the opposite of a profound truth may well be another profound truth. However, the Bible tells us that there is only one truth, and it comes from God. ~Mark Twain, 1894 Who lies for you will lie against you. ~Oscar Wilde Today I bent the truth to be kind, and I have no regret, for I am far surer of what is kind than I am of what is true. Washburn, Is The Bible Worth Reading And Other Essays, 1911 A lie may take care of the present, but it has no future.
Men need the truth dinned into their ears many times and from all sides. ~Robert Brault, It takes two to lie. Let us, then, recapture our thinking by getting back to first principles. Cultivate the habit of being true by sending the following quotes to your friends or others. If you can't always tell the truth, don't lie.
I saw a crime show were a person passed a lie detector and admit that he lied. ~Thomas Sowell Honesty is the first chapter of the book of wisdom. If you want to ruin the truth, stretch it. We do not awaken to an external fact, but to an eternal birthright which is the innermost of realities. Nor would it change what is actually true. It is an exchange of life in the most intimate way in the universe. Some people would rather be delusional than face the truth.
~Denis Diderot Truth has very few friends and those few are suicides. But if in fact this is missing then can we see beauty in the rest? It's important that we see the truth to change it. In vain historians pry and probe: The same wind blows, and in the same live robe Truth bends her head to fingers curved cupwise; And with a woman's smile and a child's care Examines something she is holding there Concealed by her own shoulder from our eyes. ~John Updike No mask like open truth to cover lies, As to go naked is the best disguise. See more ideas about Being silent quotes, Quotes on insecurity and Be humble. ~Author Unknown I never lie because I don't fear anyone. ~Robert Brault, The truth needs so little rehearsal.