True Sayings and Quotes

Below you will find our collection of inspirational, wise, and humorous old true quotes, true sayings, and true proverbs, collected over the years from a variety of sources.

Just keep being true to yourself, if you're passionate about something go for it. Don't sacrifice anything, just have fun.     

Blake Lewis

Be true to yourself. Make each day a masterpiece.     

John Wooden

Live your life in your own unique way and be true to yourself.     

Josei Toda

Be true to your work, your word, and your friend.     

Henry David Thoreau

Truth can be stated in a thousand different ways, yet each one can be true.     

Swami Vivekananda

Be true to your heart... put your whole heart and soul into it, and then whatever you do, it will shine through.     

Jamie Brewer

Pretend and it will be true.     

Ally Carter

Your only obligation in any lifetime is to be true to yourself.     

Richard Bach

Being true to yourself really means being true to all the complexities of the human spirit.     

Rita Dove

Be true, and thou shalt fetter time with everlasting chain.     

Friedrich Schiller

Nothing has to be true, but everything has to sound true.     

Isaac Asimov Quote

You make your mark by being true to who you are and letting that be your staple.     

Kath Graham

What is really beautiful must always be true.     


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

Richard Bach

A truth ceases to be true when more than one person believes in it.     

Oscar Wilde

It's very easy to say that something is a shadow of itself, and it may be true in some senses.     

Sydney Schanberg

Always tell the truth and be true.     

Emily Saliers

Unlikely things are often true.     

Sheridan Hay

It's important to be true to yourself and your vision.     

Nicole Polizzi

To be true to ourselves, we must be true to others.     

Jimmy Carter

Satisfaction doesn't come from needs and desires or fulfilling them, it comes from being yourself, being true.     

Tony Samara

The truer you are to yourself, the greater your gifts will manifest themselves.     

Tiffany L. Jackson

Be true to yourself. If you follow that principle, a lot of decisions are actually pretty easy.     

Tony Hsieh

Sometimes, being true to yourself means changing your mind. Self changes, and you follow.     

Vera Nazarian

Stay true in the dark, and humble in the spotlight.     


Believe it to be true and meet yourself there.     

Rocky Marquette

Things we wish to be true are apt to gain too ready credit with us.     

Samuel Richardson

Be true to yourself, stay focused and stay you, take advice from other folks, use what you can, but never mind what is not for you. For the most part, trust yourself and believe in what you are doing.     

Musiq Soulchild

Be true to what matters most to your heart.     

Cheryl Richardson

It is true if you believe it to be true.     

Luise Hay