Peace is not something you wish for; it is something you make, something you are, something you do, and something you give away.
Art is the lie that enables us to realize the truth.
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.
It is not truth that matters, but victory
Anything worth doing is worth doing slowly.
Love truth, but pardon error.
Don't keep a man guessing too long - he's sure to find the answer somewhere else
Truth suffers from too much analysis.
It is not worthy of a speaker of truth to curse people.
No matter how big the lie; repeat it often enough and the masses will regard it as the truth.
The pure and simple truth is rarely pure and never simple.
Tell the truth boldly, whether it hurts or not. Never pander to weakness. If truth is too much for intelligent people and sweeps them away, let them go; the sooner the better.
Truth is on the side of the oppressed.
Truth is a tendency.
But the attitude of faith is to let go, and become open to truth, whatever it might turn out to be.
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.
The victor will never be asked if he told the truth.
It takes a certain ingenuous faith- but I have it -to believe that people who read and reflect more likely than not come to judge things with liberality and truth.
Comfort is no test of truth. Truth is often far from being comfortable.
Truth is stranger than fiction, but it is because Fiction is obliged to stick to possibilities; Truth isn't.
The truth. It is a beautiful and terrible thing, and must therefore be treated with great caution.