The monotony and solitude of a quiet life stimulates the creative mind.
Man is least himself when he talks in his own person. Give him a mask, and he will tell you the truth.
Adversity is the first path to truth.
If you have no critics you'll likely have no success.
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.
No one lights a lamp and puts it in a place where it will be hidden, or under a bowl. Instead he puts it on its stand, so that those who come in may see the light.
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.
A faith that cannot survive collision with the truth is not worth many regrets.
Peace comes from within. Do not seek it without.
Do not be afraid to take a chance on peace, to teach peace, to live peace...Peace will be the last word of history.
There's a world of difference between truth and facts. Facts can obscure truth.
The most dangerous untruths are truths slightly distorted.
It is not worthy of a speaker of truth to curse people.
Never apologise for showing feeling. When you do so, you apologise for the truth.
The essence of being human is that one does not seek perfection.
Peace begins with a smile..
Man is always prey to his truths. Once he has admitted them, he cannot free himself from them.
A conscience without God is like a court without a judge.
It is not truth that matters, but victory
I do not want the peace which passeth understanding, I want the understanding which bringeth peace.
Comfort is no test of truth. Truth is often far from being comfortable.