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.
There is nothing so powerful as truth - and often nothing so strange.
I AM IGNORANT of absolute truth. But I am humble before my ignorance and therein lies my honor and my reward.
Peace is not something you wish for; it is something you make, something you are, something you do, and something you give away.
A conscience without God is like a court without a judge.
A first rate soup is better than a second rate painting.
Love truth, but pardon error.
I can feel guilty about the past, apprehensive about the future, but only in the present can I act. The ability to be in the present moment is a major component of mental wellness.
Rats and roaches live by competition under the laws of supply and demand; it is the privilege of human beings to live under the laws of justice and mercy.
It is truth that liberates, not your effort to be free.
There is nothing true anywhere, The true is nowhere to be seen; If you say you see the true, This seeing is not the true one.
The most dangerous untruths are truths slightly distorted.
Truth is a tendency.
Only enemies speak the truth; friends and lovers lie endlessly, caught in the web of duty.
Of life's two chief prizes, beauty and truth, I found the first in a loving heart and the second in a laborer's hand.
The monotony and solitude of a quiet life stimulates the creative mind.
It is the nature of truth in general, as of some ores in particular, to be richest when most superficial.
The purpose of argument is to change the nature of truth.
It is better to offer no excuse than a bad one.
I quote others only to better express myself.
A faith that cannot survive collision with the truth is not worth many regrets.