The pure and simple truth is rarely pure and never simple.
Darkness cannot drive out darkness; only light can do that. Hate cannot drive out hate; only love can do that.
It is not truth that matters, but victory
Do not trust all men, but trust men of worth; the former course is silly, the latter a mark of prudence.
The truth is not for all men but only for those who seek it.
A faith that cannot survive collision with the truth is not worth many regrets.
Strive always to excel in virtue and truth.
I believe we are here on the planet Earth to live, grow up and do what we can to make this world a better place for all people to enjoy freedom.
In a time of deceit telling the truth is a revolutionary act.
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.
Never apologise for showing feeling. When you do so, you apologise for the truth.
If you have no critics you'll likely have no success.
I AM IGNORANT of absolute truth. But I am humble before my ignorance and therein lies my honor and my reward.
Those who cry the loudest are not always the ones who are hurt the most.
Truth, like light blind. Falsehood, on the contrary, is a beautiful twilight that enhances every object.
The truth may be out there, but the lies are inside your head.
You shall know the truth and the truth shall make you mad.
Art is the lie that enables us to realize the truth.
Truth is stranger than fiction, but it is because Fiction is obliged to stick to possibilities; Truth isn't.
One can not reflect in streaming water. Only those who know internal peace can give it to others.
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.