When the choice is to be right or to be kind, always make the choice that brings peace
A faith that cannot survive collision with the truth is not worth many regrets.
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.
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.
Art is the lie that enables us to realize the truth.
Truth, like light blind. Falsehood, on the contrary, is a beautiful twilight that enhances every object.
I quote others only to better express myself.
The practice of forgiveness is our most important contribution to the healing of the world.
Peace at home is peace in the country. Peace in the country is peace in the world.
Peace is not something you wish for; it is something you make, something you are, something you do, and something you give away.
The pure and simple truth is rarely pure and never simple.
But the attitude of faith is to let go, and become open to truth, whatever it might turn out to be.
If you tell the truth, you don't have to remember anything.
The past is but the beginning of a beginning, and all that is and has been is but the twilight of the dawn.
A lie can travel half way around the world while the truth is putting on its shoes.
I can feel guilty about the past, apprehensive about the future, but only in the present can I act. The ability to be in the present moment is a major component of mental wellness.
I do not want the peace which passeth understanding, I want the understanding which bringeth peace.
Rather than love, than money, than fame, give me truth.
Truth is a tendency.
A conscience without God is like a court without a judge.
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.