When I can look life in the eyes, grown calm and very coldly wise, life will have given me the truth, and taken in exchange - my youth.
- Sara Teasdale
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The defendant wants to hide the truth because he's generally guilty. The defense attorney's job is to make sure the jury does not arrive at that truth.
- Alan Dershowitz
Truth is the most valuable thing we have. Let us economize it.
- Mark Twain
Listen friends, you have to face the truth: You are never going to be rich... The system is rigged in favor of the few, and your name is not among them, not now and not ever.
- Michael Moore
I think there ought to be a club in which preachers and journalists could come together and have the sentimentalism of the one matched with the cynicism of the other. That ought to bring them pretty close to the truth.
- Reinhold Niebuhr
The Assembly has witnessed over the last weeks how historical truth is established once an allegation has been repeated a few times it is no longer an allegation it is an established fact even if no evidence has been brought out in order to support it.
- Dag Hammarskjold
A harmful truth is better than a useful lie.
- Thomas Mann
There are sadistic scientists who hurry to hunt down errors instead of establishing the truth.
- Marie Curie
My way of joking is to tell the truth. That's the funniest joke in the world.
- Muhammad Ali