How dreadful knowledge of the truth can be when there's no help in the truth.
The truth. It is a beautiful and terrible thing, and must therefore be treated with great caution.
Establishing lasting peace is the work of education; all politics can do is keep us out of war.
Where ignorance is our master, there is no possibility of real peace.
One can not reflect in streaming water. Only those who know internal peace can give it to others.
Darkness cannot drive out darkness; only light can do that. Hate cannot drive out hate; only love can do that.
The happiness of society is the end of government.
Truth is a tendency.
There is nothing so powerful as truth - and often nothing so strange.
Love truth, but pardon error.
If you're not ready to die for it, take the word 'freedom' out of your vocabulary.
I AM IGNORANT of absolute truth. But I am humble before my ignorance and therein lies my honor and my reward.
The trust of the innocent is the liar's most useful tool.
If you're gonna be two-faced at least make one of them pretty.
The past is but the beginning of a beginning, and all that is and has been is but the twilight of the dawn.
Inside every cynical person, there is a disappointed idealist
Adversity is the first path to truth.
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.
Fiction is the lie through which we tell the truth.
Never tell the truth to people who are not worthy of it.
A conscience without God is like a court without a judge.