212 Quotes About Truth

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God never made a promise that was too good to be true.
- Dwight L. Moody
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We know the truth, not only by the reason, but also by the heart.
- Blaise Pascal
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Something is wrong when our lives make sense to unbelievers
- Francis Chan
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Give to us clear vision that we may know where to stand and what to stand for - because unless we stand for something, we shall fall for anything.
- Peter Marshall
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It is wondrous how, the truer we become, the more unerringly we know the ring of truth, can discern whether a man be true or not, and can fasten at once upon the rising lie in word and look and dissembling act - wondrous how the charity of Christ in the heart perceives every aberration from charity in others, in ungentle thought or slanderous tone.
- Frederick W. Robertson
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Truth without love is brutality, and love without truth is hypocrisy.
- Warren Wiersbe
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When a truth is unfolded by God it most naturally becomes a power in man, who then finds himself able to believe.
- Watchman Nee
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Too much and too little wine. Give him none, he cannot find truth; give him too much, the same.
- Blaise Pascal
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The man who thinks he can know the Word of God by mere intellectual study is greatly deceived. Spiritual truth is spiritually discerned.
- Samuel Chadwick
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Love and truth must be maintained in perfect balance. Truth is never to be abandoned in the name of love. But love is not to be deposed in the name of truth... Truth without love has no decency; it's just brutality. On the other hand, love without truth has no character; it's just hypocrisy.
- John MacArthur
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With no fact as a referent, what is normative is purely a matter of preference.
- Ravi Zacharias
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Where truth goes, I will go, and where truth is I will be, and nothing but death shall divide me and the truth.
- Thomas Brooks
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Blessed be the God's voice; for it is true, and falsehoods have to cease before it!
- Thomas Carlyle
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He that takes truth for his guide, and duty for his end, may safely trust to God's providence to lead him alright.
- Blaise Pascal
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If our brain is full of prejudice towards the truth or towards the preacher, truth will not enter it nor will it extend to our life. No wonder some believers derive no help already have they decided what they would like to read or hear.
- Watchman Nee
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When a man argues for victory and not for truth, he is sure of just one ally that is the devil. Not the defeat of the intellect, but the acceptance of the heart is the only true object in fighting with the sword of the spirit.
- George Macdonald
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Nothing gives rest but the sincere search for truth.
- Blaise Pascal
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For right is right, since God is God and right the day must win. To doubt would be disloyalty, to falter would be sin.
- Frederick W. Faber
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Yes, if truth is not undergirded by love, it makes the possessor of that truth obnoxious and the truth repulsive.
- Ravi Zacharias
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Faith embraces many truths which seem to contradict each other.
- Blaise Pascal
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Better to illuminate than merely to shine, to deliver to others contemplated truths than merely to contemplate.
- Thomas Aquinas
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If Jesus, the sinless and perfect Son of God, limited Himself to speaking nothing during His incarnation except the truth He received from His Father, how much more should those who have been called into ministry speak only on the authority of divine Scripture.
- John MacArthur
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Where I found truth, there found I my God, who is the truth itself.
- Augustine
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"Let God be true but every man a liar" is the language of true faith.
- A. W. Tozer
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Truth is so obscure in these times, and falsehood so established, that, unless we love the truth, we cannot know it.
- Blaise Pascal
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If I speak what is false, I must answer for it; if truth, it will answer for me.
- Thomas Fuller
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Yet, surely, there must be some who will fling aside the (cowardly) love of peace, and speak out for our Lord, and for His truth. A craven spirit is upon man, and their tongues are paralyzed. Oh, for an outburst of true faith and holy zeal.
- Charles Spurgeon
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For not only does sound reason direct us to refuse the guidance of those who do or teach anything wrong, but it is by all means vital for the lover of truth, regardless of the threat of death, to choose to do and say what is right even before saving his own life.
- A. W. Tozer
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No philosophical theory which I have yet come across is a radical improvement on the words of Genesis, that 'In the beginning God made Heaven and Earth'.
- C.S. Lewis
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A thing is not necessarily true because badly uttered, nor false because spoken magnificently.
- Augustine
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Truth always carries with it confrontation. Truth demands confrontation; loving confrontation nevertheless. If our reflex action is always accommodation regardless of the centrality of the truth involved, there is something wrong.
- Francis Schaeffer
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Peace if possible, but truth at any rate.
- Martin Luther
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Failure is a school in which the truth always grows strong.
- Henry Ward Beecher
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Do not be influenced by the importance of the writer, and whether his learning be great or small, but let the love of pure truth draw you to read. Do not inquire, Who said this? but pay attention to what is said.
- Thomas a Kempis
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A lover of Jesus and of the truth can lift himself above himself in spirit.
- Thomas a Kempis
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A man may imagine things that are false, but he can only understand things that are true, for if the things be false, the apprehension of them is not understanding.
- Isaac Newton
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One must know oneself. If this does not serve to discover truth, it at least serves as a rule of life and there is nothing better.
- Blaise Pascal
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Nothing fortifies scepticism more than the fact that there are some who are not sceptics; if all were so, they would be wrong.
- Blaise Pascal
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Oath-taking is really a pathetic confession of our own dishonesty. What do we find it necessary to introduce our promises by some tremendous formula? The only reason is that we know our simple word is not likely to be trusted. So we try to induce people to believe us by adding a solemn oath.
- John Stott
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It is natural for the mind to believe and for the will to love; so that, for want of true objects, they must attach themselves to false.
- Blaise Pascal
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Contradiction is not a sign of falsity, nor the lack of contradiction a sign of truth.
- Blaise Pascal
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God's truth always agrees with itself.
- Richard Sibbes
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The believer at minimum can declare by his will that he wants the truth, that he wants to know and obey the truth. By prayer and by choice of will he ought to resist every satanic lie, whatever form it may take a thought, an imagination or an argument.
- Watchman Nee
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The task of the modern educator is not to cut down jungles, but to irrigate deserts.
- C.S. Lewis
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The pro-life agenda has no meaning apart from its being rooted in absolute truth, in self-evident truths - truths that are true because they're true, not because somebody says they are true.
- Chuck Colson
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Human salvation demands the divine disclosure of truths surpassing reason.
- Thomas Aquinas
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When you have eliminated the impossible, whatever remains, however improbable, must be the truth.
- Assorted Authors
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If nothing is self-evident, nothing can be proved. Similarly if nothing is obligatory for its own sake, nothing is obligatory at all.
- C.S. Lewis
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Though the light shines on things unclean, yet it is not thereby defiled.
- Augustine
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We must stress that the basis for our faith is neither experience nor emotion but the truth as God has given it in verbalized, prepositional form in the Scripture and which we first of all apprehend with our minds.
- Francis Schaeffer
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