"A fact never went into partnership with a miracle. Truth scorns the assistance of wonders. A fact will fit every other fact in the universe, and that is how you can tell whether it is or is not a fact. A lie will not fit anything except another lie."
"Everything we hear is an opinion, not a fact. Everything we see is a perspective, not the truth."Robert Green Ingersoll on Marcus Aurelius
"Anyone who doesn't take truth seriously in small matters cannot be trusted in large ones either."Robert Green Ingersoll on Albert Einstein
"Three things cannot be long hidden: the sun, the moon, and the truth."Robert Green Ingersoll on Buddha
"I believe that unarmed truth and unconditional love will have the final word in reality. This is why right, temporarily defeated, is stronger than evil triumphant."Robert Green Ingersoll on Martin Luther King, Jr.
"A lie gets halfway around the world before the truth has a chance to get its pants on."Robert Green Ingersoll on Winston Churchill
"It is a blessed thing that in every age some one has had the individuality enough and courage enough to stand by his own convictions."
"Anger is a wind which blows out the lamp of the mind."
"Let us put theology out of religion. Theology has always sent the worst to heaven, the best to hell."
"The greatest test of courage on earth is to bear defeat without losing heart."
"We need men with moral courage to speak and write their real thoughts, and to stand by their convictions, even to the very death."