My Favorite Quotes  



This month’s quotes are all about “TRUTH & LIES.” I hope you will find these quotes inspirational and interesting.


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“If you tell the truth, you don’t have to remember anything.”

—Mark Twain

 “I’m not upset that you lied to me, I’m upset that from now on I can’t believe you.”

—Friedrich Nietzsche

 “In a time of deceit telling the truth is a revolutionary act.”

—George Orwell

“There are three types of lies—lies, damn lies, and statistics.”

—Benjamin Disraeli

 “Men occasionally stumble over the truth, but most of them pick themselves up and hurry off as if nothing ever happened.”

—Winston S. Churchill

“Never be afraid to raise your voice for honesty and truth and compassion against injustice and lying and greed. If people all over the world…would do this, it would change the earth.”

—William Faulkner



“You can fool some of the people all of the time, and all of the people some of the time, but you can not fool all of the people all of the time.”

—Abraham Lincoln


“By the time you swear you’re his,

Shivering and sighing.

And he vows his passion is,

Infinite, undying.

Lady make note of this—

One of you is lying.”

—Dorothy Parker



 “Truth is everybody is going to hurt you: you gotta find the ones worth suffering for.”

—Bob Marley

“A single lie destroys a whole reputation of integrity.”

—Baltasar Gracian

 “If you do not tell the truth about yourself you cannot tell it about other people.”

—Virginia Woolf

 “For every good reason there is to lie, there is a better reason to tell the truth.”

—Bo Bennett



“There is beauty in truth, even if it’s painful. Those who lie, twist life so that it looks tasty to the lazy, brilliant to the ignorant, and powerful to the weak. But lies only strengthen our defects. They don’t teach anything, help anything, fix anything or cure anything. Nor do they develop one’s character, one’s mind, one’s heart or one’s soul.”

—José N. Harris

 “A lie told often enough becomes the truth.”

—Vladimir Lenin

 “Better a cruel truth than a comfortable delusion.”

—Edward Abbey