It is not truth that matters, but victory
If you're gonna be two-faced at least make one of them pretty.
The pure and simple truth is rarely pure and never simple.
A lie can travel half way around the world while the truth is putting on its shoes.
There's a world of difference between truth and facts. Facts can obscure truth.
Inside every cynical person, there is a disappointed idealist
Peace comes from within. Do not seek it without.
A first rate soup is better than a second rate painting.
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 truth that's told with bad intent beats all the lies you can invent.
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.
If you have no critics you'll likely have no success.
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.
Peace begins with a smile..
The meaning of peace is the absence of opposition to socialism.
A conscience without God is like a court without a judge.
If we cannot end now our differences, at least we can help make the world safe for diversity.
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.
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.
Everything should be as simple as it is, but not simpler.
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.