A lie can travel half way around the world while the truth is putting on its shoes.
A truth that's told with bad intent beats all the lies you can invent.
The most dangerous untruths are truths slightly distorted.
Sometimes the truth hurts. And sometimes it feels real good.
Inside every cynical person, there is a disappointed idealist
I speak the truth not so much as I would, but as much as I dare, and I dare a little more as I grow older.
Do not trust all men, but trust men of worth; the former course is silly, the latter a mark of prudence.
Never tell the truth to people who are not worthy of it.
One can not reflect in streaming water. Only those who know internal peace can give it to others.
The essence of being human is that one does not seek perfection.
Truth is on the side of the oppressed.
Peace is not something you wish for; it is something you make, something you are, something you do, and something you give away.
How dreadful knowledge of the truth can be when there's no help in the truth.
Art is the lie that enables us to realize the truth.
Anyone who doesn't take truth seriously in small matters cannot be trusted in large ones either.
Anything worth doing is worth doing slowly.
Strive always to excel in virtue and truth.
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.
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.
Fiction is the lie through which we tell 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.