A lie can travel half way around the world while the truth is putting on its shoes.
The purpose of argument is to change the nature of 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.
Truth is a tendency.
Where ignorance is our master, there is no possibility of real peace.
The practice of forgiveness is our most important contribution to the healing of the world.
Art is the lie that enables us to realize the truth.
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.
Strive always to excel in virtue and truth.
Truth suffers from too much analysis.
Facts do not cease to exist because they are ignored.
Peace is always beautiful.
Peace at home is peace in the country. Peace in the country is peace in the world.
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.
Establishing lasting peace is the work of education; all politics can do is keep us out of war.
The truth. It is a beautiful and terrible thing, and must therefore be treated with great caution.
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.
I'm for truth, no matter who tells it. I'm for justice, no matter who it is for or against. I'm a human being, first and foremost, and as such I'm for whoever and whatever benefits humanity as a whole.
Truth is on the side of the oppressed.
It is not worthy of a speaker of truth to curse people.
Peace cannot be kept by force; it can only be achieved by understanding.