Quotations About / On: TRUTH

  • 1.
    There are no whole truths; all truths are half-truths. It is trying to treat them as whole truths that plays the devil.
    (Alfred North Whitehead (1861-1947), British philosopher. Dialogues of Alfred North Whitehead, prologue, ed. Lucien Price (1954).)
    More quotations from: Alfred North Whitehead
  • 2.
    The truth is never too young or too old; the truth is always the truth.
    (Wisdom)
    More quotations from: Edward Kofi Louis
  • 3.
    We just can't redefine the truth to conform to our wants; rather, we let the truth reform us so that our wants would conform to the truth.
    (Regarding the issue about Bruce Jenner's sex change.)
    More quotations from: Yehoshua Shim'onai
  • 4.
    The truth is clean to see! Because, the truth is always the truth.
    (Wisdom)
    More quotations from: Edward Kofi Louis
  • 5.
    An aphorism can never be the whole truth; it is either a half-truth or a truth-and-a-half.
    (Karl Kraus (1874-1936), Austrian satirist. repr. In Thomas Szasz, Anti-Freud: Karl Kraus's Criticism of Psychoanalysis and Psychiatry, ch. 8 (1976). Die Fackel, no. 270/71 (Vienna, January 19, 1909).)
    More quotations from: Karl Kraus, truth
  • 6.
    What use soever be made of truth, yet truth is truth, and now the question is not, what is fit to be preached, but what is true.
    (Thomas Hobbes (1579-1688), British philosopher. English Works, "Of Liberty and Necessity," p. 252, ed. Molesworth (1839-1845). Concerning the pernicious use that may be used of the doctrine of predestination.)
    More quotations from: Thomas Hobbes, truth
  • 7.
    An aphorism never coincides with the truth: it is either a half-truth or one-and-a-half truths.
    (Karl Kraus (1874-1936), Austrian writer. Trans. by Harry Zohn, originally published in Beim Wort genommen (1955). Half-Truths and One-and-a-Half Truths, University of Chicago Press (1990).)
    More quotations from: Karl Kraus, truth
  • 8.
    Learn from the truth and, practice with the truth which leads to peace
    (Truth)
    More quotations from: Edward Kofi Louis
  • 9.
    Live with the truth and, grow in the truth.
    (Wisdom)
    More quotations from: Edward Kofi Louis
  • 10.
    Live with the truth and, let the truth lead you on.
    (Learning)
    More quotations from: Edward Kofi Louis
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