Only when we realize that there is no eternal, unchanging truth or absolute truth can we arouse in ourselves a sense of intellectual responsibility.
I hate newspapermen. They come into camp and pick up their camp rumors and print them as facts. I regard them as spies, which, in truth, they are.
Our family, from day one, has only sought the simple truth in this matter.
Our family had been shattered, but we now are more united, and the remains of my family and the majority of my mother’s family are glad to know the truth about a horrible crime.
Certainly, my father would not want to see me destroy myself in this business, as so many people in our family have been destroyed. I try to take good care of myself, but we are fighting the good fight, and the truth is powerful.
A liar begins with making falsehood appear like truth, and ends with making truth itself appear like falsehood.
The first truth for special operations is that quality is more important than quantity.
I have been accused of being a traitor, and I have been accused of not supporting the military. Nothing could be further from the truth.
We wanted to see this country win the war just as much as those advisors did. We felt we would help to do that by reporting the truth. And so there was the moral outrage over this general and the ambassador in Saigon who kept denying the truth we would see.
Only on paper has humanity yet achieved glory, beauty, truth, knowledge, virtue, and abiding love.
The truth is, hardly any of us have ethical energy enough for more than one really inflexible point of honor.
The idealists dream and the dream is told, and the practical men listen and ponder and bring back the truth and apply it to human life, and progress and growth and higher human ideals come into being and so the world moves ever on.
But if you want to know the truth, the weirdest thing that has happened has been my discovery that people who attend the conventions are filled with love.
I pefer an ugly truth to a pretty lie. If someone is telling me the truth that is when I will give my heart.
We seek the truth and will endure the consequences.
Neither with those nor with the others, with all I agree and dissent; in all part of truth and part of error must be seen.