To love truth for truth's sake is the principal part of human perfection in this world, and the seed-plot of all other virtues.
Never apologise for showing feeling. When you do so, you apologise for the truth.
Peace comes from within. Do not seek it without.
It is the nature of truth in general, as of some ores in particular, to be richest when most superficial.
Where ignorance is our master, there is no possibility of real peace.
Truth is a tendency.
I AM IGNORANT of absolute truth. But I am humble before my ignorance and therein lies my honor and my reward.
No one lights a lamp and puts it in a place where it will be hidden, or under a bowl. Instead he puts it on its stand, so that those who come in may see the light.
No matter how big the lie; repeat it often enough and the masses will regard it as the truth.
I believe we are here on the planet Earth to live, grow up and do what we can to make this world a better place for all people to enjoy freedom.
Only enemies speak the truth; friends and lovers lie endlessly, caught in the web of duty.
The truth is found when men are free to pursue it.
Never tell the truth to people who are not worthy of it.
Truth is stranger than fiction, but it is because Fiction is obliged to stick to possibilities; Truth isn't.
It isn't enough to talk about peace; one must believe in it. And it isn't enough to believe in it; one must work at it.
Establishing lasting peace is the work of education; all politics can do is keep us out of war.
I hope that real love and truth are stronger in the end than any evil or misfortune in the world.
A lie can travel half way around the world while the truth is putting on its shoes.
A conscience without God is like a court without a judge.
The victor will never be asked if he told the truth.
The essence of being human is that one does not seek perfection.