Only enemies speak the truth; friends and lovers lie endlessly, caught in the web of duty.
Fiction is the lie through which we tell the truth.
Never tell the truth to people who are not worthy of it.
Don't keep a man guessing too long - he's sure to find the answer somewhere else
If we cannot end now our differences, at least we can help make the world safe for diversity.
One can not reflect in streaming water. Only those who know internal peace can give it to others.
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.
The truth is not for all men but only for those who seek it.
Peace comes from within. Do not seek it without.
The truth is more important than the facts.
Rather than love, than money, than fame, give me truth.
The truth. It is a beautiful and terrible thing, and must therefore be treated with great caution.
Sometimes the truth hurts. And sometimes it feels real good.
Everything should be as simple as it is, but not simpler.
When the choice is to be right or to be kind, always make the choice that brings peace
If you tell the truth, you don't have to remember anything.
Inside every cynical person, there is a disappointed idealist
Do not trust all men, but trust men of worth; the former course is silly, the latter a mark of prudence.
Anything worth doing is worth doing slowly.
It is truth that liberates, not your effort to be free.
The pure and simple truth is rarely pure and never simple.