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Eclecticism. Every truth is so true that any truth must be false.

Author: Francis H. Bradley (1846-1924)

Profession: British Philosopher

It's essential to tell the truth at all times. This will reduce life's pain. Lying distorts reality. All forms of distorted thinking must be corrected.

Author: John Bradshaw

Profession: American Author, Lecturer, Leading Expert, Recovery & Dysfunctional Families

The stream of time sweeps away errors, and leaves the truth for the inheritance of humanity.

Author: George Brandes (1842-1927)

Profession: Swedish Author

There is an abiding beauty which may be appreciated by those who will see things as they are and who will ask for no reward except to see.

Author: Vera Brittain (1893-1970)

Profession: British Writer

A man may be in as just possession of truth as of a city, and yet be forced to surrender.

Author: Sir Thomas Browne (1605-1682)

Profession: British Author, Physician, , Philosopher

Truth lies within ourselves: it takes no rise from outward things, whatever you may believe. There is an inmost center in us all, where truth abides in fullness and to Know rather consists in opening out a way whence the imprisoned splendor may escape than in effecting entry for light supposed to be without.

Author: Robert Browning (1812-1889)

Profession: British Poet

Truth never hurts the teller.

Author: Robert Browning (1812-1889)

Profession: British Poet

Truth gets well if she is run over by a locomotive, while error dies of lockjaw if she scratches her finger.

Author: William C. Bryant (1794-1878)

Profession: American Poet, Newspaper Editor

One of the sublimest things in the world is plain truth.

Author: Edward G. Bulwer-Lytton (1803-1873)

Profession: British Novelist, Poet

For truth is precious and divine, too rich a pearl for carnal swine.

Author: Samuel Butler (1612-1680)

Profession: British Poet, Satirist

There is no such source of error as the pursuit of truth.

Author: Samuel Butler (1612-1680)

Profession: British Poet, Satirist

Truth is always strange, stranger than fiction.

Author: Lord Byron (1788-1824)

Profession: British Poet

We call first truths those we discover after all the others.

Author: Albert Camus (1913-1960)

Profession: French Existential Writer

A few observation and much reasoning lead to error; many observations and a little reasoning to truth.

Author: Alexis Carrel (1873-1944)

Profession: French Biologist

What I tell you three times is true.

Author: Lewis Carroll (1832-1898)

Profession: British Writer, Mathematician