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    Here are some great high TSQ quotes. Boost your Truth Seeking Quotient by reading them, studying them and deeply contemplating them. Take their good advice as appropriate.


    "If you would be a real seeker after truth, it is necessary that at least once in your life you doubt, as far as possible, all things."
    Rene Descartes


    "If you look for truth, you may find comfort in the end; if you look for comfort you will not get either comfort or truth only soft soap and wishful thinking to begin, and in the end, despair."
    C. S. Lewis


    "Our duty is to encourage every one in his struggle to live up to his own highest idea, and strive at the same time to make the ideal as near as possible to the Truth."
    Swami Vivekananda


    "The opposite of a fact is falsehood, but the opposite of one profound truth may very well be another profound truth."
    Niels Bohr


    "The pursuit of truth will set you free; even if you never catch up with it."
    Clarence Darrow


    "Learn what is true in order to do what is right."
    Thomas Huxley


    My longing for truth was a single prayer.
    Edith Stein


    "Truth exists; only lies are invented."
    Georges Braque


    "By doubting we are led to question, by questioning we arrive at the truth."
    Peter Abelard


    "Premature certainty is the enemy of the truth."
    Nipsey Hussle


    "Let my name stand among those who are willing to bear ridicule and reproach for the truth's sake, and so earn some right to rejoice when the victory is won."
    Louisa May Alcott


    "It takes two to speak the truth: one to speak, and another to hear."
    Henry David Thoreau


    "Piety requires us to honor truth above our friends."
    Aristotle


    "The least initial deviation from the truth is multiplied later a thousandfold."
    Aristotle


    "In a controversy the instant we feel anger we have already ceased striving for the truth, and have begun striving for ourselves."
    Buddha


    "Truth stands, even if there be no public support. It is self-sustained."
    Mahatma Gandhi


    "Many a doctrine is like a window pane. We see truth through it but it divides us from truth."
    Khalil Gibran


    "First and last, what is demanded of genius is love of truth."
    Johann Wolfgang von Goethe


    "The truth is something that burns. It burns off dead wood. And people don't like having the dead wood burnt off, often because they're 95 percent dead wood."
    Jordan Peterson


    "It is error only, and not truth, that shrinks from inquiry."
    Thomas Paine


    "The discovery of truth is prevented more effectively, not by the false appearance things present and which mislead into error, not directly by weakness of the reasoning powers, but by preconceived opinion, by prejudice."
    Arthur Schopenhauer


    "Nothing gives rest but the sincere search for truth."
    Blaise Pascal


    "Truth has no special time of its own. Its hour is now - always."
    Albert Schweitzer


    "Individuals need to be willing to face truth about their attitudes, behaviors, even what we want out of life."
    Joyce Meyer


    "Not being known doesn't stop the truth from being true."
    Richard Bach


    "That which is false troubles the heart, but truth brings joyous tranquillity."
    Rumi


    "Opinions are made to be changed - or how is truth to be got at?"
    Lord Byron


    "The world is indeed a mixture of truth and make-believe. Discard the make-believe and take the truth."
    Ramakrishna


    "Respect for the truth comes close to being the basis for all morality."
    Frank Herbert


    "Science, my lad, is made up of mistakes, but they are mistakes which it is useful to make, because they lead little by little to the truth."
    Jules Verne


    We are free to yield to truth.
    Horace


    All truth is not to be told at all times.
    Samuel Butler


    "For truth has such a face and such a mien, as to be loved needs only to be seen."
    John Dryden


    "When one is frightened of the truth then it is never the whole truth that one has an inkling of."
    Ludwig Wittgenstein


    "Truth is exact correspondence with reality."
    Paramahansa Yogananda


    "It is a puzzling thing. The truth knocks on the door and you say, 'Go away, I'm looking for the truth,' and so it goes away. Puzzling."
    Robert M. Pirsig


    "It is an old maxim of mine that when you have excluded the impossible, whatever remains, however improbable, must be the truth."
    Arthur Conan Doyle


    "You must accept the truth from whatever source it comes."
    Maimonides


    "Doubt, indulged and cherished, is in danger of becoming denial; but if honest, and bent on thorough investigation, it may soon lead to full establishment of the truth."
    Ambrose Bierce


    "But the attitude of faith is to let go, and become open to truth, whatever it might turn out to be."
    Alan Watts


    "To kill an error is as good a service as, and sometimes even better than, the establishing of a new truth or fact."
    Charles Darwin


    "Opinions are made to be changed - or how is truth to be got at?"
    Lord Byron


    Which quotes above do you value most and why? Add some great pro TSQ quotes in the comments
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