Quotes for: truth
Truth prevails only to the extent that we successfully assert it. The victory of reason can only be the victory of rational people.
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To be able to discern what is true as true and what is false as false — this is the mark and character of intelligence.
The courage of Truth, the belief in the power of the spirit, is the first condition of philosophical study.
The opposite of a correct statement is a false statement. But the opposite of a profound truth may well be another profound truth.
Men occasionally stumble over the truth, but most of them pick themselves up and hurry off as if nothing had happened.
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.
Mistakes are, after all, the foundations of truth, and if a man does not know what a thing is, it is at least an increase in knowledge if he knows what it is not.
Happy, if we can unite the boundaries of the different species of philosophy, by reconciling profound enquiry with clearness, and truth with novelty!
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