Elvis Presley: Truth

“Truth is like the sun. You can shut it out for a time, but it ain’t goin’ away.”
—Elvis Presley.

Jazz Dela Salde: My wish for you

“This is my wish for you: Comfort on difficult days, smiles when sadness intrudes, rainbows to follow the clouds, laughter to kiss your lips, sunsets to warm your heart, hugs when spirits sag, beauty for your eyes to see, friendships to brighten your being, faith so that you can believe, confidence for when you doubt, …courage to know yourself, patience to accept the truth, Love to complete your life.”

Jazz Dela Salde

 

John F. Kennedy: Unafraid

We are not afraid to entrust the American people with unpleasant facts, foreign ideas, alien philosophies, and competitive values. For a nation that is afraid to let its people judge the truth and falsehood in an open market is a nation that is afraid of its people. -John F. Kennedy, 35th US president (1917-1963)

Friedrich Wilhelm Nietzsche: Convictions

Convictions are more dangerous enemies of truth than lies. –Friedrich Wilhelm Nietzsche, philosopher (1844-1900)

Frank Zappa: From information to beauty

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“Information is not knowledge;knowledge is not wisdom;wisdom is not truth;truth is not beauty.”

– Frank Zappa.

Holy Bible: Faith

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“I tell you the truth, if you have faith as small as a mustard seed, you can say to this mountain, ‘Move from here to there,’ and it will move. Nothing will be impossible for you.” ~ The Holy Bible; Chicken Soup for the Indian Spiritual Soul

Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi: They always fall

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“When I despair, I remember that all through history the way of truth and love has always won. There have been tyrants and murderers and for a time they seem invincible, but in the end, they always fall…think of it, always.” ~Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi, quoted in “Chicken Soup for the Indian Soul

Michel de Montaigne: Truth

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I speak the truth not so much as I would, but as much as I dare, and I dare a little more as I grow older. –Michel de Montaigne, essayist (1533-1592)

Michel de Montaigne.

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