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"The truth usually has a slightly ugly look." - Mason Cooley

"Chumps prefer a beautiful lie to an ugly truth." - Iceberg Slim

"Truth is not beautiful, neither is ugly, Why should it be either? Truth is Truth." - Owen C. Middleton

"The truth is ugly: we have art so as not to perish from the truth." - Friedrich Nietzsche

"Telling the truth is a beautiful act even if the truth itself is ugly." - Glen Duncan

"I'd rather hear an ugly truth, rather than an obscure lie." - Ana Monnar

"The truth, however ugly in itself, is always curious and beautiful to seekers after it." - Agatha Christie

"The truth is ugly, so we put our prophets in prison." - Charles Manson

"Truth is never ugly when one can find in it what one needs." - Edgar Degas

"I came here to tell you the truth, the good, the bad and the ugly." - Oliver North

"What motivates me in art is the ugly and beautiful nature of the truth. It has to be truthful and honest, even if it is ugly and grotesque." - Corin Nemec

"Jealousy is an ugly emotion, but it tells the truth. You mostly envy those who have what you desire." - Susan Cain

"There is great truth in Alphonse Karr's remark that modern men are ugly because they do not wear their beards." - George Augustus Henry Sala

"As ugly as the truth is, it's even uglier when someone says out loud what you've been thinking to yourself." - Jenny O.

"The truth is that the devil is very cunning. The truth is that he is not always as ugly as they say." - Jacques Cazotte

"Understand this, I mean to arrive at the truth. The truth, however ugly in itself, is always curious and beautiful to seekers after it." - Agatha Christie

"I pefer an ugly truth to a pretty lie. If someone is telling me the truth that is when I will give my heart." - Shakira

"Without a rich heart, wealth is an ugly beggar." - Ralph Waldo Emerson

"I'm ugly." - Amy Winehouse

"By beauty of course I mean truth, for the one involves the other; it is only the false in art which is ugly, and it is only the ugly that is universal." - William Dean Howells

"There is nothing ugly in art except that which is without character, that is to say, that which offers no outer or inner truth." - Auguste Rodin

"It's always very pure, that last moment before an ugly, unsettling truth hits someone. The most stark of before-and-afters." - Sarah Dessen

"No matter how safe and lovely your harbour is, leave it to see the insecure and the ugly one; only then you can reach the truth!" - Mehmet Murat Ildan

"My thesis in terms of all my art is finding the beauty in the ugly truth. Just find the beauty in realism and what's there." - Nikki Jean

"The whole concept of this band is to present the ugly truth about society - warts and all, and let the chips fall where they may." - Marilyn Manson

"The ugly truth is it's the spineless parents who parade their undisciplined children around like royalty that make people dislike kids." - Lz Granderson

"You can't be a rebel without the scars that come with it. Truth is, some days scars are just as ugly as they are beautiful." - Criss Jami

"Beautiful is he who recognizes what is truly beautiful even if the surface is ugly. Truthful is he who says what is true even if the truth is ugly. Ugly is he who measures beauty by its exterior without first weighing the interior. And ugly is the man who judges harshly what he sees looking out without first judging what he sees in the mirror." - Suzy Kassem

"Ugly is attractive. Ugly is exciting." - Miuccia Prada

"Ugly deeds are taught by ugly deeds." - Sophocles

"Truth brings light, light refracts off the mirror, Visions of yourself and error could never be clearer. The truth is that you ugly... Not on the outside, but in the inside; On the outside, you frontin' you lovely." - Pharoahe Monch

"If a person is to get the meaning of life he must learn to like the facts about himself - ugly as they may seem to his sentimental vanity - before he can learn the truth behind the facts. And the truth is never ugly." - Eugene O'Neill

"Seek the truth. Tell the truth. Live in truth." - Isaiah Washington

"Truth for authority, not authority for truth." - Lucretia Mott

"Bitterness is so ugly." - Amy Heckerling

"When the truth is ugly, people try to keep it hidden, because they know if revealed, the damage it will do. So they conceal it within sturdy walls or they place it behind closed doors or they obscure it with clever disguises but truth, no matter how ugly, always emerges. And someone we care about always ends up getting hurt. And someone else will revel in their pain and that's the ugliest truth of all." - Mary Alice

"I have a hard time with historians because they idolize the truth. The truth is not uplifting; it destroys. I could tell most of the secretaries in the church office building that they are ugly and fat. That would be the truth, but it would hurt and destroy them. Historians should tell only that part of the truth that is inspiring and uplifting." - Boyd K. Packer

"Time discovers truth." - Seneca the Younger

"Victory cannot tolerate truth." - Nachman of Breslov

"poetry's object is truth ..." - Christine de Pizan

"Truth is always paradoxical." - Henry David Thoreau

"The truth sustains me." - Pat Nixon

"Tell the truth." - Ian Hunter

"I will tell you something that you don't want to hear: Autumn is ugly! Look at the dying leaves! There is no beauty in dying! Death is always ugly! The beauty of autumn is just an illusion, my friend! Wake up and see the real truth! See the crying leaves!" - Mehmet Murat Ildan

"As this world becomes increasingly ugly, callous and materialistic it needs to be reminded that the old fairy stories are rooted in truth, that imagination is of value, that happy endings do, in fact, occur, and that the blue spring mist that make an ugly street look beautiful is just as real a thing as the street itself." - Elizabeth Goudge

"Some people are scared to tell the truth, but I'm going to tell you the Good, the bad, the ugly," it's like, "Let's go there. Let's talk about it."" - LeCrae

"A lot of young girls think that the opposite of fake is rudeness. And just as ugly as fake is, so is saying whatever is on your mind because it's the truth." - Tyra Banks

"if a person wishes to achieve peace of mind and happiness then they should acquire faith, but if they want to be a disciple of truth, which can be "frightening and ugly," then they need to search." - Friedrich Nietzsche

"I believe that the people, instead of pretty lies, should be told the truth, no matter how ugly it may be. What can we do, destiny hasn't been kind to us; but, with the help of God, we will prevail." - Alija Izetbegovic

"My mother brought me magicians and witches, because I was very ugly, really revolting. So she thought somebody had put a spell on me - this is the truth - so she made me drink some horrible terrifying potions, for year." - Roberto Benigni

"You know I am done lying. Obscuring the truth is no longer something I have any interest in doing. I want it all to come out. The good, the bad, the ugly." - Jayson Blair

"Nothing is beautiful, only man: on this piece of naivete rests all aesthetics, it is the first truth of aesthetics. Let us immediately add its second: nothing is ugly but degenerate man - the domain of aesthetic judgment is therewith defined." - Friedrich Nietzsche

"She was ugly from the front, and I said ugly, ugly, ugly, ugly, ugly. Well, I could handle it behind her." - Lyle Lovett

"Making ourselves feel ugly is not fun." "We are ugly." - Scott Westerfeld

"Better an ugly face than an ugly mind." - James Ellis

"There are no ugly cigars, only ugly smokers." - H L Mencken

"Good police officers are ugly." - Jo Nesbo

"Stay beautiful, keep it ugly" - Gerard Way

"New things are always ugly." - Willa Cather

"Hatred makes us all ugly." - Laurell K Hamilton

"Imperfections don't make something ugly." - Amy Neftzger

"Gold makes the ugly beautiful." - Moliere

"Imperfections do' make something ugly." - Amy Neftzger

"Winning ugly is still winning." - Kevin Hearne

"Denial is an ugly thing." - Nicholas Sparks

"There are no ugly ducklings." - Loretta Young

"Well, I'm clearly not ugly." - Megan Fox

"I've worn some ugly shoes." - Julie Bowen

"Nobody wants an ugly book." - Eric Ripert

"L.A. makes you feel ugly." - Rachel Weisz

"We live in ugly times." - David Byrne

"Imperfections don't make something ugly." - Amy Neftzger

"It is not man who pursues truth, but truth man." - Lev Shestov

"Truth is scary. Truth has bad breath at times" - Ram Dass

"Satyagraha is search for Truth, and God is Truth." - Mahatma Gandhi

"Truth is God, and truth overrides all our plans." - Mahatma Gandhi

"Everything you add to the truth subtracts from the truth." - Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn

"Every error is truth abused." - Jacques-Benigne Bossuet

"Truth is not private property." - Saint Augustine

"Truth is for the minority." - Baltasar Gracian

"Conquer a liar with truth." - Gautama Buddha

"God alone knows absolute Truth." - Mahatma Gandhi

"Ideas are, in truth, force." - Henry James

"I always come from truth." - Tiger Woods

"That's the way I feel about the world: there are certain problems that can only be dealt with that way - going out and doing them. As ugly a truth as that is, I do think it's the truth about the world." - Woody Allen

"In the society of men the truth resides now less in what things are than in what they are not. Our social realities are so ugly if seen in the light of exiled truth, and beauty is no longer possible if it is not a lie." - R D Laing

"In the society of men the truth resides now less in what things are than in what they are not. Our social realities are so ugly if seen in the light of exiled truth, and beauty is no longer possible if it is not a lie." - Ronald David Laing

"When I write I don't aim to shock people, and I'm surprised when I do. But I don't think that anything that occurs in life should be omitted from art, though the artist should present it in a fashion that is artistic and not ugly. I set out to tell the truth. And sometimes the truth is shocking." - Tennessee Williams

"Ugly problems often require ugly solutions. Solving an ugly problem in a pure manner is bloody hard." - Rasmus Lerdorf

"All government is an ugly necessity." - Gilbert K Chesterton

"You're all brainwashed into believing you're ugly." - David

"When reality looks too ugly, fantasize." - Jimmy Buffett

"It's much more fun to be ugly." - Robert Carlyle

"'He is very ugly,' said his mother." - Taylor Caldwell

"A tourist is an ugly human being." - Jamaica Kincaid

"What's the difference between beautiful and ugly?" - Laozi

"Old ugly is better than old nothin'" - Darrell Royal

"There's something ugly about the flawless." - Dennis Lehane

"Jealousy is such an ugly emotion." - Cassandra Clare

"There are no ugly women, only lazy." - Coco Chanel

"Modesty was made for the ugly." - Theophile Gautier

"I'm ugly, I'm overweight, but I'm happy" - Andrew Flintoff

"Discourtesy is unspeakably ugly to me," - Hannibal

"Ugly deeds are most estimable when hidden." - Blaise Pascal

"He's too ugly to be the champ!" - Muhammad Ali

"Sometimes you have to win ugly." - Vinny Testaverde

"You're the reason our kids are ugly." - Loretta Lynn

"Nothing is irredeemably ugly but sin." - Honore De Balzac

"Pretty girls don't have ugly mouths." - Karen Marie Moning

"Don't use your film for ugly purpose." - Karl Lagerfeld

"Racism. It's ugly. Even in tubers." - Alton Brown

"I like it because its ugly" - Jack Kerouac

"The great crime which the moneyed classes and promoters of industry committed in the palmy Victorian days was the condemning of the workers to ugliness, ugliness, ugliness: meanness and formless and ugly surroundings, ugly ideals, ugly religion, ugly hope, ugly love, ugly clothes, ugly furniture, ugly houses, ugly relationship between workers and employers. The human soul needs actual beauty more than bread." - D H Lawrence

"Out of ugly, make something beautiful." - Johnny Weir

"Accent the ugly until it becomes gorgeous." - John Updike

"My knees have always been ugly." - Germaine Greer

"Sometimes love can be an ugly thing." - Sarah Dessen

"Fear is vulnerability's ugly little sister." - Jaime Murray

"The media paint ugly pictures about you." - Kim Basinger

"We are the most impassioned ugly people." - Daryl Palumbo

"I don't believe anyone is ugly." - Andrew Garfield

"'Ugly Betty' taught me everything about fashion." - Mark Indelicato

"What I hate is nasty, ugly people." - Karl Lagerfeld

"A jealous husband is an ugly thing." - Keith Ablow

"Beauty magazines make my girlfriend feel ugly." - James De La Vega

"Politics is show business for ugly people." - Paul Begala

"The beautiful remains so in ugly surroundings." - Malcolm De Chazal

"I think rage is so ugly." - Jennifer Aniston

"Very ugly things were said about me." - Carly Fiorina

"A true artist is an ugly man." - Osamu Dazai

"Washington is Hollywood for ugly people." - Joe Scarborough

"Sorrow makes an ugly face odious." - Samuel Richardson

"I felt so unbelievably ugly for years." - Trinny Woodall

"I have never met an ugly woman." - David Bailey

"Comedy is ugly. It's honest, it's raw." - Aisha Tyler

"I was considered an ugly duckling." - Eartha Kitt

"Beautiful words are ugly motives best friends." - Steve Fowler

"Why do beautiful women love ugly men?" - Jill Lepore

"There were no ugly people in Ethiopia" - Oprah Winfrey

"I was living a life of a lie. And I was doing a lot of things, that hurt a lot of people. And stripping away denial and rationalization you start coming to the truth of who you really are and that can be very ugly." - Tiger Woods

"Sometimes I get this gut feeling about people - maybe I sense a hidden agenda or that they care for the money more than the message. I wish that I'd listen to that feeling instead of waiting for the truth to rear its ugly head. I'm a smart girl. I'm loyal. But sometimes I'm too loyal. I'm not loyal enough to myself." - Lady Gaga

"They try to paint the picture that I was this downtrodden, ugly girl who was unpopular in school and in life, and then I got this role and now I'm awesome. But the truth is that I"ve been awesome, and then I got this role." - Gabourey Sidibe

"I took a deep breath, 'I took the nahlrout because I didn't want to faint. I needed to let them know they couldn't hurt me. I've learned that the best way to stay safe is to make your enemies think you can't be hurt.' It sounded ugly to say it so starkly, but it was the truth. I looked at him defiantly." - Patrick Rothfuss

"They try to paint the picture that I was this downtrodden, ugly girl who was unpopular in school and in life, and then I got this role and now I'm awesome. But the truth is that I've been awesome, and then I got this role." - Gabourey Sidibe

"But Hezbollah now has reared its ugly head in a way that threatens the entire free world. And they want, by their own charter and definition, the destruction of Israel and Christians. That is the truth. That is in their charter." - Zach Wamp

"At its best, fiction cultivates fantasy and compassion; at its worst, memoir provokes schadenfreude and prurience. The ugly truth, I fear, is that many people are drawn to sensational memoirs for the same reason they watch 'The Apprentice': they like to witness actual suffering, before-your-very-eyes humiliation." - Julia Glass

"I have lots of shoes, but I have to be comfortable. Lately, I've stolen my husband's big, ugly Uggs to wear around the kitchen. I want to have them on, then slide into a fabulous heel later. Truth is, I often forget the heel." - Debi Mazar

"I can tell you that the book 'The Ugly Truth' is about puberty and all the awfulness that comes with that time in a person's life. It was definitely some different subject matter to be writing about, especially knowing some of my audience are second and third graders." - Jeff Kinney

"They who imagine truth in untruth and see untruth in truth will never arrive at the truth." - Gautama Buddha

"An aphorism can never be the whole truth; it is either a half-truth or a truth-and-a-half." - Karl Kraus



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