Dictionary.net

Loading...

Quotes of truthful

  1. I don't really consider myself to be an actor of any particular style. My aim with every role I undertake is to be truthful and honest in that particular portrayal. I don't have a particular methodology from any one school of thought or training. – Benjamin Bratt
  2. The soul, fortunately, has an interpreter- often an unconscious, but still a truthful interpreter- in the eye. – Charlotte Bronte
  3. With my own memoirs, they are truthful and I write everything fully expecting to some day end up televised on Court TV, and I'm fully prepared to be challenged legally on it. – Augusten Burroughs
  4. It struck me that working digitally with a small crew, I could lay out a general plan for Famous and hope for mistakes which would create something more than satire and something less than truthful reality. – Griffin Dunne
  5. People hear that and say I'm being modest, but I am not a modest person, but I have to be truthful about what I'm doing and what I'm doing is channeling. – Morgan Freeman
  6. I presumed the president was being truthful until a series of events undercut that confidence. – Bob Graham
  7. I look forward to the end of all this money -making part of the career, to be truthful – Paul Guilfoyle
  8. We try to be driven by what's a good story, what's truthful and the drama of what happens next. – Laura Innes
  9. I try to be a truthful artist and I try to show a level of courage. I enjoy that. I'm a messenger. – Jeff Koons
  10. I'll be truthful The weekly paycheck is the most important thing to me. – Bela Lugosi
  11. I think the success of my work stems from being truthful – Catherine O'Hara
  12. I play with language a great deal in my poems, and I enjoy that. I try to condense language, that is, I try to express complicated but I hope real emotions as simply as possible. But that doesn't mean the poems are simple, just that they are as truthful as I can make them. – Anne Stevenson
  13. The way to my heart is by being truthful and spontaneous. – Michelle Trachtenberg
  14. A man is never more truthful than when he acknowledges himself a liar. – Mark Twain
  15. Truthful words are not beautiful; beautiful words are not truthful Good words are not persuasive; persuasive words are not good. – Lao Tzu

Usage examples for truthful

  1. She failed in fact to notice his answer, truthful or not, already occupied as she was with what she had on her own side to say to him. – The Wings of the Dove, Volume 1 of 2 by Henry James
  2. Truthful Myrtilus had also seen it. – The Complete Historical Romances of Georg Ebers by Georg Ebers
  3. They must realize the practical demands of their religion,- how it is to make them truthful gracious, pure and wise. – The Expositor's Bible: Ephesians by G. G. Findlay
  4. " To be quite truthful I said, " it's been the most refreshing morning I can ever remember." – A Rogue by Compulsion by Victor Bridges
  5. Yes, I had a purpose, a woman's purpose; and, to be truthful I have grown to regret it." – The Grey Cloak by Harold MacGrath
  6. She was lovely, gentle, intensely vain, and not very truthful – The Dark Tower by Phyllis Bottome
  7. I was once a truthful woman." – Love of Brothers by Katharine Tynan
  8. How easily these gentle and truthful women are managed. – Wives and Widows; or The Broken Life by Ann S. Stephens
  9. Whatever the truthful girl so positively and solemnly denied must be far from her thoughts, and he now clasped her right hand in both his. – The Complete Historical Romances of Georg Ebers by Georg Ebers
  10. But let this moment in life pass, then shall the next moment after death bring only fear and anguish; for, be warned and also encouraged by the words of the truthful and loving Jesus, uttered with many tears, over lost souls,-" If thou hadst known, even thou, at least in this thy day, the things that belong unto thy peace; but now they are for ever hid from thine eyes!" – Parish Papers by Norman Macleod
  11. Was the former generation less truthful than his own? – Witchcraft of New England Explained by Modern Spiritualism by Allen Putnam
  12. Jane hesitated; but it was impossible for her to be otherwise than candid and truthful – Mrs. Halliburton's Troubles by Mrs. Henry Wood
  13. " You are like all other honourable, truthful people," she said, looking at him gravely. – Project Gutenberg, Deep Waters, by W.W. Jacobs by W.W. Jacobs
  14. I might not always have been so truthful – An Orkney Maid by Amelia Edith Huddleston Barr
  15. She had been a truthful child. – The Complete PG Works of Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr. by Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr. (The Physician and Poet not the Jurist)
  16. While riding along, the old gentleman gave me some very wholesome advice, saying he didn't do it because he really thought me to be a very bad fellow, but he wanted to see every young man grow up to be truthful moral, honorable and upright. – Twenty Years of Hus'ling by J. P. Johnston
  17. Minnie's love, expressed as it was in her own innocent, truthful and straightforward way, rendered his body, big though it was, almost incapable of containing his soul. – The Lighthouse by Robert Ballantyne
  18. I consider that one of the most truthful sets I have ever had on the stage was the one for the second act of Eugene Walter's 'The Easiest Way'. – The Return of Peter Grimm by David Belasco Edited by Montrose J. Moses
  19. " Yes, something has happened," he said, wishing to be truthful a very unusual and serious event." – Resurrection by Maude, Louise Shanks
  20. This man was a gentleman and I know he was truthful – A Daughter of the Union by Lucy Foster Madison
X