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We hold these truths to be self-evident: that all men are created equal; that they are endowed by their Creator with certain unalienable rights; that among these are life, liberty, and the pursuit of happiness.
Rivers, ponds, lakes and streams - they all have different names, but they all contain water. Just as religions do - they all contain truths.
Advertisements contain the only truths to be relied on in a newspaper.
All truths are easy to understand once they are discovered; the point is to discover them.
Let us now set forth one of the fundamental truths about marriage: the wife is in charge.
What then in the last resort are the truths of mankind? They are the irrefutable errors of mankind.
There are no eternal facts, as there are no absolute truths.
There are various eyes. Even the Sphinx has eyes: and as a result there are various truths, and as a result there is no truth.
All great truths begin as blasphemies.
George Bernard Shaw
Most of the change we think we see in life is due to truths being in and out of favor.
Truths and roses have thorns about them.
Henry David Thoreau
We call first truths those we discover after all the others.
The personal life deeply lived always expands into truths beyond itself.
All significant truths are private truths. As they become public they cease to become truths; they become facts, or at best, part of the public character; or at worst, catchwords.
T. S. Eliot
There are truths which are not for all men, nor for all times.
The truths of religion are never so well understood as by those who have lost the power of reason.
There are joys which long to be ours. God sends ten thousands truths, which come about us like birds seeking inlet; but we are shut up to them, and so they bring us nothing, but sit and sing awhile upon the roof, and then fly away.
Henry Ward Beecher
The greatest enemy of any one of our truths may be the rest of our truths.
To be an atheist requires an indefinitely greater measure of faith than to recieve all the great truths which atheism would deny.
Today, the biggest challenge we must meet is the one we present to ourselves. To not become a nation that places entitlement ahead of accomplishment. To not become a country that places comfortable lies ahead of difficult truths. To not become a people that thinks so little of ourselves that we demand no sacrifice from each other.
Fables should be taught as fables, myths as myths, and miracles as poetic fantasies. To teach superstitions as truths is a most terrible thing. The child mind accepts and believes them, and only through great pain and perhaps tragedy can he be in after years relieved of them.
There are trivial truths and the great truths. The opposite of a trivial truth is plainly false. The opposite of a great truth is also true.
Faith embraces many truths which seem to contradict each other.
A subtle thought that is in error may yet give rise to fruitful inquiry that can establish truths of great value.
Better to illuminate than merely to shine, to deliver to others contemplated truths than merely to contemplate.
All of us are living with dogmas that we accept as truths. When one of these is overturned, there's an initial gasp, soon followed by a rush of exhilaration.
Fiction reveals truths that reality obscures.
When we believe ourselves in possession of the only truth, we are likely to be indifferent to common everyday truths.
'Tis not enough your counsel still be true; Blunt truths more mischief than nice falsehoods do.
Irrationally held truths may be more harmful than reasoned errors.
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