In a time of deceit telling the truth is a revolutionary act.
I hope that real love and truth are stronger in the end than any evil or misfortune in the world.
It is better to offer no excuse than a bad one.
Sometimes the truth hurts. And sometimes it feels real good.
It is truth that liberates, not your effort to be free.
Truth is ever to be found in the simplicity, and not in the multiplicity and confusion of things.
I'm for truth, no matter who tells it. I'm for justice, no matter who it is for or against. I'm a human being, first and foremost, and as such I'm for whoever and whatever benefits humanity as a whole.
Peace comes from within. Do not seek it without.
If you have no critics you'll likely have no success.
The truth is not for all men but only for those who seek it.
The victor will never be asked if he told the truth.
Anyone who doesn't take truth seriously in small matters cannot be trusted in large ones either.
It is the nature of truth in general, as of some ores in particular, to be richest when most superficial.
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.
The past is but the beginning of a beginning, and all that is and has been is but the twilight of the dawn.
Establishing lasting peace is the work of education; all politics can do is keep us out of war.
Only enemies speak the truth; friends and lovers lie endlessly, caught in the web of duty.
Truth, like light blind. Falsehood, on the contrary, is a beautiful twilight that enhances every object.
Love truth, but pardon error.
Rather than love, than money, than fame, give me truth.