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Whoever undertakes to set himself up as judge in the field of truth and knowledge is shipwrecked by the laughter of the Gods.

Albert Einstein (1879-1955) German-Swiss-U.S. scientist.

We swallow greedily any lie that flatters us, but we sip only little by little at a truth we find bitter.

Denis Diderot (1713-1784) French philosopher.

The greatest friend of truth is Time, her greatest enemy is Prejudice, and her constant companion is Humility.

Charles Caleb Colton (1780-1832) British clergyman, sportsman and author.

Chase after the truth like all hell and you'll free yourself, even though you never touch its coat tails.

Clarence S. Darrow (1857-1938) American lawyer

The truth is incontrovertible. Malice may attack it and ignorance may deride it, but in the end, there it is.

Winston Churchill (1874-1965) British politician.


Ye shall know the truth, and the truth shall make you mad.

Aldous Huxley (1894-1963) British author.

Let the people know the truth and the country is safe.

Abraham Lincoln (1809-1865) Politician. President of the United States.

Never tell the truth to people who are not worthy of it.

Mark Twain (1835-1910) U.S. humorist, writer, and lecturer.

To announce truths is an infallible receipt for being persecuted.

Voltaire (1694-1778) French writer and historian.

The pure and simple truth is rarely pure and never simple.

Oscar Wilde (1854-1900) Irish poet and dramatist.