A conscience without God is like a court without a judge.
Love truth, but pardon error.
The truth. It is a beautiful and terrible thing, and must therefore be treated with great caution.
If everyone demanded peace instead of another television set, then there'd be peace.
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.
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.
I hope that real love and truth are stronger in the end than any evil or misfortune in the world.
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.
Sometimes the truth hurts. And sometimes it feels real good.
If someone thinks that peace and love are just a cliche that must have been left behind in the 60s, that's a problem. Peace and love are eternal.
The truth is found when men are free to pursue it.
A lie can travel half way around the world while the truth is putting on its shoes.
It is not worthy of a speaker of truth to curse people.
Establishing lasting peace is the work of education; all politics can do is keep us out of war.
Darkness cannot drive out darkness; only light can do that. Hate cannot drive out hate; only love can do that.
Peace comes from within. Do not seek it without.
There is no 'way to peace,' there is only 'peace.
If you have no critics you'll likely have no success.
Truth is stranger than fiction, but it is because Fiction is obliged to stick to possibilities; Truth isn't.
Truth is on the side of the oppressed.
The happiness of society is the end of government.