Quotes in Truth

There are no whole truths; all truths are half- truths. It is trying to treat them as whole truths that plays the devil.

Listening to both sides of a story will convince you that there is more to a story than both sides.

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I never did give anybody hell. I just told the truth, and they thought it was hell.

Truth often suffers more by the heat of its defenders, than from the arguments of its opposers.

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Facts do not cease to exist because they are ignored.

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All truth passes through three stages. First, it is ridiculed. Second, it is violently opposed. Third, it is accepted as being self-evident.

To truth only a brief celebration of victory is allowed between the two long periods during which it is condemned as paradoxical, or disparaged as trivial.

Facts are stubborn things; and whatever may be our wishes, our inclinations, or the dictates of our passion, they cannot alter the state of facts and evidence.

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How often have I said to you that when you have eliminated the impossible, whatever remains, however improbable, must be the truth?

All truths are easy to understand once they are discovered; the point is to discover them.