The past is but the beginning of a beginning, and all that is and has been is but the twilight of the dawn.
Fiction is the lie through which we tell the truth.
Art is the lie that enables us to realize the truth.
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.
The truth is not for all men but only for those who seek it.
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.
Truth is a tendency.
Everything should be as simple as it is, but not simpler.
Sometimes the truth hurts. And sometimes it feels real good.
The victor will never be asked if he told the truth.
Peace is always beautiful.
Rats and roaches live by competition under the laws of supply and demand; it is the privilege of human beings to live under the laws of justice and mercy.
Anything worth doing is worth doing slowly.
Peace is not something you wish for; it is something you make, something you are, something you do, and something you give away.
If everyone demanded peace instead of another television set, then there'd be peace.
The truth. It is a beautiful and terrible thing, and must therefore be treated with great caution.
The purpose of argument is to change the nature of truth.
The monotony and solitude of a quiet life stimulates the creative mind.
If you're not ready to die for it, take the word 'freedom' out of your vocabulary.
Darkness cannot drive out darkness; only light can do that. Hate cannot drive out hate; only love can do that.
The trust of the innocent is the liar's most useful tool.