The practice of forgiveness is our most important contribution to the healing of the world.
Where ignorance is our master, there is no possibility of real 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.
Do not trust all men, but trust men of worth; the former course is silly, the latter a mark of prudence.
How dreadful knowledge of the truth can be when there's no help in the truth.
Establishing lasting peace is the work of education; all politics can do is keep us out of war.
Peace is always beautiful.
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.
Facts do not cease to exist because they are ignored.
If you tell the truth, you don't have to remember anything.
Adversity is the first path to truth.
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.
Peace is not something you wish for; it is something you make, something you are, something you do, and something you give away.
The trust of the innocent is the liar's most useful tool.
Man is least himself when he talks in his own person. Give him a mask, and he will tell you the truth.
The happiness of society is the end of government.
Comfort is no test of truth. Truth is often far from being comfortable.
The most dangerous untruths are truths slightly distorted.
The meaning of peace is the absence of opposition to socialism.
Man is always prey to his truths. Once he has admitted them, he cannot free himself from them.
It is not truth that matters, but victory