When the choice is to be right or to be kind, always make the choice that brings peace
The victor will never be asked if he told the truth.
Peace cannot be kept by force; it can only be achieved by understanding.
But the attitude of faith is to let go, and become open to truth, whatever it might turn out to be.
Do not trust all men, but trust men of worth; the former course is silly, the latter a mark of prudence.
Man is always prey to his truths. Once he has admitted them, he cannot free himself from them.
Only enemies speak the truth; friends and lovers lie endlessly, caught in the web of duty.
It is truth that liberates, not your effort to be free.
If you have no critics you'll likely have no success.
The pure and simple truth is rarely pure and never simple.
How dreadful knowledge of the truth can be when there's no help in the 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.
The most dangerous untruths are truths slightly distorted.
Truth, like light blind. Falsehood, on the contrary, is a beautiful twilight that enhances every object.
A first rate soup is better than a second rate painting.
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.
The truth. It is a beautiful and terrible thing, and must therefore be treated with great caution.
The essence of being human is that one does not seek perfection.
The truth is found when men are free to pursue it.
A truth that's told with bad intent beats all the lies you can invent.
To be honest, one must be inconsistent.