Truthful Quotes

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George R.R. Martin
“Some old wounds never truly heal, and bleed again at the slightest word.”
George R.R. Martin, A Game of Thrones

Roger Zelazny
“No word matters. But man forgets reality and remembers words.”
Roger Zelazny, Lord of Light

Zack W. Van
“Bullying builds character like nuclear waste creates superheroes. It's a rare occurrence and often does much more damage than endowment.”
Zack W. Van

G.K. Chesterton
“The thing I hate about an argument is that it always interrupts a discussion.”
G.K. Chesterton

Shannon L. Alder
“An open Facebook page is simply a psychiatric dry erase board that screams, “Look at me. I am insecure. I need your reaction to what I am doing, but you’re not cool enough to be my friend. Therefore, I will just pray you see this because the approval of God is not all I need.”
Shannon L. Alder

Rachel Carson
“The winds, the sea, and the moving tides are what they are. If there is wonder and beauty and majesty in them, science will discover these qualities... If there is poetry in my book about the sea, it is not because I deliberately put it there, but because no one could write truthfully about the sea and leave out the poetry.”
Rachel Carson

“When someone is nasty or treats you poorly, don't take it personally. It says nothing about you, but a lot about them.”
Michael Josephson

John Bunyan
“I have given Him my faith, and sworn my allegiance to Him; how, then, can I go back from this, and not be hanged as a traitor?”
John Bunyan, The Pilgrims Progress

Israelmore Ayivor
“If you lose your integrity, you will also lose your identity, your sensitivity and your dignity. Integrity is honesty, modesty and security in all kinds of weather. It should be our priority!”
Israelmore Ayivor

Carrie Vaughn
“All you know is what you think you know, but that isn't always what's real.”
Carrie Vaughn, Kitty's Big Trouble

C.S. Lewis
“and a charge of lying against someone whom you have always found truthful is a very serious thing; a very serious thing indeed.”
C. S. Lewis

Holly Hood
“Everyone is screwed up, the ones who try to say they aren’t, they’re the ones who are the worst off.”
Holly Hood, Prison of Paradise

“There is nothing more pure and beautiful than a person who always speaks truthfully with a childlike heart.”
Suzy Kassem, Rise Up and Salute the Sun: The Writings of Suzy Kassem

Kamand Kojouri
“You have to be transparent
so you no longer cast a shadow
but instead let the light pass through you.”
Kamand Kojouri

“Selflessness. Humility. Truthfulness. These are the three marks of an honorable man.”
Suzy Kassem, Rise Up and Salute the Sun: The Writings of Suzy Kassem

“If the Creator stood before a million men with the light of a million lamps, only a few would truly see him because truth is already alive in their hearts. Truth can only be seen by those with truth in them. He who does not have Truth in his heart, will always be blind to it.”
Suzy Kassem, Rise Up and Salute the Sun: The Writings of Suzy Kassem

Chuck Palahniuk
“Nothing is static.”
Chuck Palahniuk, Fight Club

“You cannot be truthful if you are not courageous. You cannot be loving if you are not courageous. You cannot be trusting if you are not courageous. You cannot inquire into reality if you are not courageous. Hence courage comes first and everything else follows.”
Osho, Courage: The Joy of Living Dangerously

Khaled Hosseini
“I laughed. Partly at the joke, partly at how Afghan humor never changed. Wars were waged, the Internet was invented, and a robot had rolled on the surface of Mars, and in Afghanistan we were still telling Mullah Nasruddin jokes.”
Khaled Hosseini, The Kite Runner

Ernest Hemingway
“I never trust frank and simple people whose stories hold together.”
Ernest Hemingway

“It is better to be divided by truth than united in error.”
Bruce Bickel

C.S. Lewis
“Easy in but not easily out, as the lobster said in the lobster pot!”
C.S. Lewis

Katie McGarry
“Once upon a time, my world revolved around you.”
Katie McGarry, Pushing the Limits

Sherrilyn Kenyon
“Jo? Look at me. I’m about to do something really f**king stupid. When I do this, I need you to remember three words for me. Omni rosae spina.” Thorn
“Every rose has its thorn?” Jo
“Good, you understand Latin. Yes. Commit those words to memory in the event I lose control. Okay?” Thorn”
Sherrilyn Kenyon, Son of No One

Julie Powell
“Which just goes to show, I guess, that dinner parties are like everything else - not as fragile as we think they are.”
Julie Powell, Julie and Julia: 365 Days, 524 Recipes, 1 Tiny Apartment Kitchen

Jacqueline Carey
“People believe what they are told.”
Jacqueline Carey

Hanya Yanagihara
“The easiest explanations are often the right one.”
Hanya Yanagihara, A Little Life

Hanya Yanagihara
“The easiest explanations are often the right ones.”
Hanya Yanagihara, A Little Life

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