The past is but the beginning of a beginning, and all that is and has been is but the twilight of the dawn.
How dreadful knowledge of the truth can be when there's no help in the truth.
It is better to offer no excuse than a bad one.
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.
The purpose of argument is to change the nature of truth.
If everyone demanded peace instead of another television set, then there'd be peace.
Never apologise for showing feeling. When you do so, you apologise for the truth.
I AM IGNORANT of absolute truth. But I am humble before my ignorance and therein lies my honor and my reward.
Truth is stranger than fiction, but it is because Fiction is obliged to stick to possibilities; Truth isn't.
Peace begins with a smile..
No matter how big the lie; repeat it often enough and the masses will regard it as the truth.
Lies run sprints, but the truth runs marathons.
Do not trust all men, but trust men of worth; the former course is silly, the latter a mark of prudence.
The truth is found when men are free to pursue it.
In a time of deceit telling the truth is a revolutionary act.
I do not want the peace which passeth understanding, I want the understanding which bringeth peace.
A lie can travel half way around the world while the truth is putting on its shoes.
The most dangerous untruths are truths slightly distorted.
Anything worth doing is worth doing slowly.
A first rate soup is better than a second rate painting.
Anyone who doesn't take truth seriously in small matters cannot be trusted in large ones either.