Telling truth is easy but consistently telling is not easy. In some situations or circumstances, lying might be the best option. But the benefits of always being honest with the person who believes on you blindly is that you never feel guilty in front of him/her because lying is temporary but trust is Permanent.
Telling the truth is always Good and beneficial to you and also to the people around you. With your truth you can gain respect and trust from the others, this makes you happy or a better person.
Opposite to this, if you tell too many lies, people never respect and trust you, this will lead you to stress and depression. It does not take long for people to figure out that you are honest or dishonest. The habit of being truthful and honest helps to build strong credibility, which leads to happiness. In this article, we collect some truth quotes of famous peoples around the globe to inspire honesty and genuineness.
Thomas Jefferson: Honesty is the first chapter in the book of wisdom.
Adrienne C. Moore: The truth is, we all face hardships of some kind, and you never know the struggles a person is going through. Behind every smile, there’s a story of a personal struggle.
Martin Luther King Jr.: I refuse to accept the view that mankind is so tragically bound to the starless midnight of racism and war that the bright daybreak of peace and brotherhood can never become a reality… I believe that unarmed truth and unconditional love will have the final word.
Rabindranath Tagore: Beauty is truth’s smile when she beholds her own face in a perfect mirror.
Albert Einstein: Whoever is careless with the truth in small matters cannot be trusted with important matters.
Alice Cary: There’s nothing so kingly as kindness, and nothing so royal as truth.
Elvis Presley: Truth is like the sun. You can shut it out for a time, but it ain’t goin’ away.
Bob Marley: Truth is everybody is going to hurt you: you just got to find the ones worth suffering for.
Isaac Newton: Truth is ever to be found in simplicity, and not in the multiplicity and confusion of things.
Don Miguel Ruiz: Be Impeccable with Your Word. Speak with integrity. Say only what you mean. Avoid using the word to speak against yourself or to gossip about others. Use the power of your word in the direction of truth and love.
Leo Tolstoy: There is no greatness where there is no simplicity, goodness
W. Clement Stone: Have the courage to say no. Have the courage to face the truth. Do the right thing because it is right. These are the magic keys to living your life with integrity.
Robert Green Ingersoll: A great man does not seek applause or place; he seeks for truth; he seeks the road to happiness, and what he ascertains, he gives to others.
Ayn Rand: The truth is not for all men, but only for those who seek it.
Bo Bennett: For every good reason there is to lie, there is a better reason to tell the truth.
Albert Einstein: If you are out to describe the truth, leave elegance to the tailor.
Benjamin E. Mays: Honest communication is built on truth and integrity and upon respect of the one for the other.
Mahatma Gandhi: Morality is the basis of things and truth is the substance of all morality.
Brene Brown: The truth is: Belonging starts with self-acceptance. Your level of belonging, in fact, can never be greater than your level of self-acceptance, because believing that you’re enough is what gives you the courage to be authentic, vulnerable and imperfect.
Mary J. Blige: You can hate me. You can go out there and say anything you want about me, but you will love me later because I told you the truth.
Swami Vivekananda: Our duty is to encourage
Claude Adrien Helvetius: Truth is the torch that gleams through the fog without dispelling it.
Henry David Thoreau: Rather than love, than money, than fame, give me truth.
Nikola Tesla: Let the future tell the truth, and evaluate each one according to his work and accomplishments. The present is theirs; the future, for which I have really worked, is mine.
William Shakespeare: No legacy is so rich as honesty.
Chanakya: The earth is supported by the power of truth; it is the power of truth that makes the
Friedrich Nietzsche: On the mountains of truth, you can never climb in vain: either you will reach a point higher up today, or you will be training your powers so that you will be able to climb higher tomorrow.
Marcus Tullius Cicero: Nothing is more noble, nothing more venerable than fidelity. Faithfulness and truth are the most sacred excellences and endowments of the human mind.
Charles Dickens: There is nothing so strong or safe in an emergency of life as the simple truth.
Pope John XXIII: Every Christian must be convinced of his fundamental and vital duty of bearing witness to the truth in which he believes and the grace that has transformed him.
Ice Cube: Truth is the ultimate power. When the truth comes around, all the lies have to run and hide.
Muhammad Ali: I know where I’m going and I know the truth, and I don’t have to be what you want me to be. I’m free to be what I want.
Gautama Buddha: Three things cannot be long hidden: the sun, the moon, and the truth.
Hypatia: Life is an unfoldment, and the further we travel the more truth we can comprehend. To understand the things that are at our door is the best preparation for understanding those that lie beyond.
John F. Kennedy: The goal of education is the advancement of knowledge and the dissemination of truth.
Tiffany Haddish: Stop holding your truth; speak your truth. Be yourself. It’s the healthiest way to be.
Horace Mann: Seek not greatness, but seek truth and you will find both.