Best 92 of Truthfulness quotes - MyQuotes
Martin Uzochukwu Ugwu
Honest criticism is a mark of true friendship but flattery leads astray.
Louisa Thomsen Brits
At a time of global instability we have become distanced from each other and the environment. We have lost the immediacy, comfort and truthfulness of the literal and actual, and need to find alternative ways to consume and connect. Hygge describes a way of being that introduces humanity and warmth in our homes, schools, workplaces, cities and nations.
To me, it's worth getting offended by someone if it means I can trust that every word is their true opinion.
Amaka Imani Nkosazana
You may have fallen down, but you can get back up again. You may have doors shut, but new doors will open for you. You may have been lied on, but the truth will come to the light. You may have been hurt, but the pain will pass. You are a survivor. You have a history of surviving.
Forgiveness is the only lethal weapon which can destroy all evil.
Wear your heart on your sleeve. Write about what you think and feel. And share it with your friends.
What is humility but truthfulness? There is no real difference.
You might even ask me to apply my 'theory' to myself and explain what damage I had suffered a long way back and what its consequences might be: for instance, how it might affect my reliability and truthfulness. I'm not sure I could answer this, to be honest.
Gift Gugu Mona
You can never be true to others, if you keep on lying to yourself.
Sometimes hearing the truth takes more courage than speaking the truth.
Don't spend your life wondering "what if" and worrying over something you have no control. What's done is done. Looking backwards will cause you to miss out on new blessings ahead. Move on.
Ernest Agyemang Yeboah
hypocrisy; rejecting what you firmly have in your fist
Develop the wings of loyalty and you will fly above the dooms of disappointments. Disloyalty has one whistle; when it’s blown, opportunities take to their heels!
I think I sense a tone of honesty, if honesty exists in this world.
In fact, in lyric poetry, truthfulness becomes recognizable as a ring of truth within the medium itself.
Remember this: Seek the Truth. Once you find it hold on to it. Fight for it. Stand up for the truth even if you're standing alone.
You can't speak life to others if you don't know how to speak life to yourself. Dead leaves can't breathe.
What American would not want truthful and complete information about every product sold in the United States so that we can be more capable of making wise decisions concerning our lives and the lives of our loved ones? These are our friends and our family members suffering from so many forms of cancer, several diseases of the heart, emphysema, poor circulation, blindness, strokes, various skin disorders, bad breath, asthma, poverty, clogged arteries, disfigurement, rotting teeth and gums, birth defects, infertility, sexual dysfunction, high blood pressure, aneurysms, complications during pregnancies, and all too often a slow and painful death. These suffering people are also many of us.
In a world starving for validity, the truth, when spoken at the right moment, can be one of the purest and most helpful forms of charity.
Michael Bassey Johnson
Don't tell a lie to be loved, speak the truth to be hated.
Ana Claudia Antunes
You cannot be who you are not. Simply rest, sit still and unknot. You may even try to emulate and inspire, But it's the inner self that you'll transpire.
Integrity involves the ability to stand straight when you tell your truth, and still stand straight when the other person comes to talk!
Pick a leader who will make their citizens proud. One who will stir the hearts of the people, so that the sons and daughters of a given nation strive to emulate their leader's greatness. Only then will a nation be truly great, when a leader inspires and produces citizens worthy of becoming future leaders, honorable decision makers and peacemakers. And in these times, a great leader must be extremely brave. Their leadership must be steered only by their conscience, not a bribe.
Creation of effective public opinion depends on the cultivation of true courage, born of truthfulness and nonviolence.
Truthfulness is the golden thread that binds good lives, good relationships, and our very legacy.
Mortimer J. Adler
Everybody has some secrets he cannot bear to divulge; everybody also has some illusions about himself, which it is almost impossible for him to regard as illusions. However, although it is not possible to write a wholly true autobiography, neither is it possible to write one that contains no truth at all. [How to Read a Book (1972), P. 241]
We do not content ourselves with the life we have in ourselves and in our own being; we desire to live an imaginary life in the mind of others, and for this purpose we endeavour to shine. We labour unceasingly to adorn and preserve this imaginary existence, and neglect the real. And if we possess calmness, or generosity, or truthfulness, we are eager to make it known, so as to attach these virtues to that imaginary existence. We would rather separate them from ourselves to join them to it; and we would willingly be cowards in order to acquire the reputation of being brave. A great proof of the nothingness of our being, not to be satisfied with the one without the other, and to renounce the one for the other! For he would be infamous who would not die to preserve his honour.
If you search for truthfulness, you might as well be blind.
Perhaps no one as yet has been truthful enough about what "truthfulness" is.
In youth, it was a way I had, To do my best to please. And change, with every passing lad To suit his theories. But now I know the things I know And do the things I do, And if you do not like me so, To hell, my love, with you.
Shreeom Surye Shiva
The truth of spirituality and our identity with the supreme spiritual awareness, the absolute, we have attained is the height and supreme mother love, father God. Spirituality is the attitude, which we denote the mind’s ability for service and soul seen to expand the knowledge in life.
Martin Uzochukwu Ugwu
Rumors thrive in uncertainty but die in truth.
This generation must know that the total truthfulness of the bible is under continual assault.
To maintain your integrity, be a person who does not violate the principles of the truth. Vote for truth even if you have to vote alone; believe it "your vote will not be lost"!
And so, what of it all? What of me and my passions and personas, my great loves and failures of love, my writing, my politics? What of the clanging opinions, the endless queries as to the whys and wherefores of how I chose to conduct myself? In the end, there is but one answer to every question, whether it is spit at me or made as gentlest inquiry: I was I.
Dada J. P. Vaswani
To be truly honest is to be beautiful. Wherever you live is your temple and whatever work you do is your worship.
A man's word Is believed just to the extent of the wealth in his coffers stored.
Michael Bassey Johnson
If anyone doesn't agree with you, the truth is on your side.
Always judge a man by the coloring of his heart and only his heart. Truth can be found in his record of actions, not intentions.
Whatever you do well in the darkness tells more about who you are than what you do best in light. Watch out!
Amaka Imani Nkosazana
Uplift & Inspire, do not be envious of others success. You are given the same hours in a day. Make it worthwhile! Instead of focusing on what someone else is doing, pay attention to how you're living and make the best of life
Truthfulness. He will never willingly tolerate an untruth, but will hate it as much as he loves truth... And is there anything more closely connected with wisdom than truth?
False has many wings. Do not judge anything by its popularity.
Vineet Raj Kapoor
Retaining Character is the Toughest Challenge for Humans when they Level Up.
You can always tell more about a person when they are dealing with an emotional crisis. The veils are lowered...they become more transparent...and they reveal the true essence of who they are......
John F Kennedy
We are not afraid to entrust the American people with unpleasant facts, foreign ideas, alien philosophies, and competitive values. For a nation that is afraid to let its people judge the truth and falsehood in an open market is a nation that is afraid of its people." [Remarks on the 20th Anniversary of the Voice of America; Department of Health, Education, and Welfare, February 26, 1962]
You cannot enjoy true love in relationship if you don't add honest flavours to it. You can genuinely maintain what you can sincerely entertain!
Truthfulness itself is almost medication, even when it’s served without advice or insight.
All of us can lie but it is not a must that we should lie.
Claiming that you are what you are not will obscure the strengths you do have while destroying your credibility.