There's a world of difference between truth and facts. Facts can obscure truth.
How dreadful knowledge of the truth can be when there's no help in the truth.
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.
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.
If you would be a real seeker after truth, it is necessary that at least once in your life you doubt, as far as possible, all things.
If you have no critics you'll likely have no success.
Comfort is no test of truth. Truth is often far from being comfortable.
Man is always prey to his truths. Once he has admitted them, he cannot free himself from them.
To be honest, one must be inconsistent.
But the attitude of faith is to let go, and become open to truth, whatever it might turn out to be.
The most dangerous untruths are truths slightly distorted.
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.
If we cannot end now our differences, at least we can help make the world safe for diversity.
A faith that cannot survive collision with the truth is not worth many regrets.
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 monotony and solitude of a quiet life stimulates the creative mind.
Peace begins with a smile..
One can not reflect in streaming water. Only those who know internal peace can give it to others.
Everything should be as simple as it is, but not simpler.
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.
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.