Search For Truth Quotes

Search For Truth Quotes by Marcus Tullius Cicero, Mooji, Mahatma Gandhi, Meher Baba, Barry Long, Edwin Way Teale and many others.

We should not be so taken up in the search for truth, a

We should not be so taken up in the search for truth, as to neglect the needful duties of active life; for it is only action that gives a true value and commendation to virtue.
Marcus Tullius Cicero
As far as the search for truth is concerned, 98% of our thinking is rubbish. The remaining 2% is garbage. Throw it all out and be empty! Truth cannot be caught by intellect alone – grace isВ needed.
The attainment of national independence is to me a search for truth.
Mahatma Gandhi
The experiences which drugs induce are as far removed from Reality as is a mirage, from water. No matter how much you pursue the mirage, you will never quench your thirst, and the search for Truth through drugs must end in disillusionment.
Meher Baba
You must not believe anyone in the search for truth; you have to find out for yourself. But although you are on your own, help will come when it is really needed.
Barry Long
You can prove almost anything with the evidence of a small enough segment of time. How often, in any search for truth, the answer of the minute is positive, the answer of the hour qualified, the answers of the year contradictory!
Edwin Way Teale
Nothing gives rest but the sincere search for truth.
Blaise Pascal
The belief in creation as the background of empiricomathematical [sic] science – that seems strange. Yet the ways of thought, human thought, in its search for truth are, indeed, very strange.
Alexandre Koyre
Answers given with authority negate the search for truth.
Neil Innes
Science, almost from its beginnings, has been truly international in character. National prejudices disappear completely in the scientist’s search for truth.
Irving Langmuir
If God be God and man a creature made in image of the divine intelligence, his noblest function is the search for truth.
Morris West
Heresies are experiments in man’s unsatisfied search for truth.
H. G. Wells
A successful search for truth means complete deliverance from the dual throng, such as of love and hate, happiness and misery.
Mahatma Gandhi
This is what I am learning, at 82 years old: the main thing is to be in love with the search for truth.
Maya Angelou
The imposing edifice of science provides a challenging view of what can be achieved by the accumulation of many small efforts in a steady objective and dedicated search for truth.
Charles Hard Townes
Remember that an artist’s life is an intense search for truth. This search takes many forms. Everyone of these forms demands its own disciplines. I learned and adapted to my search. I expect nothing from you. Question the truth of anything you confront. How does it apply to yourself and the trail you are pursuing?
Brice Marden
We should seek the truth without hesitation; and, if we refuse it, we show that we value the esteem of men more than the search for truth.
Blaise Pascal