You shall know the truth and the truth shall make you mad.
Peace begins with a smile..
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.
The truth is more important than the facts.
The happiness of society is the end of government.
Truth is stranger than fiction, but it is because Fiction is obliged to stick to possibilities; Truth isn't.
A first rate soup is better than a second rate painting.
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.
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.
There's a world of difference between truth and facts. Facts can obscure truth.
Establishing lasting peace is the work of education; all politics can do is keep us out of war.
Truth suffers from too much analysis.
But the attitude of faith is to let go, and become open to truth, whatever it might turn out to be.
Inside every cynical person, there is a disappointed idealist
Strive always to excel in virtue and truth.
Truth can never be told so as to be understood and not be believed.
The pure and simple truth is rarely pure and never simple.
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.
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.
It is not truth that matters, but victory
It is the nature of truth in general, as of some ores in particular, to be richest when most superficial.