Those who cry the loudest are not always the ones who are hurt the most.
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 stranger than fiction, but it is because Fiction is obliged to stick to possibilities; Truth isn't.
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.
To be honest, one must be inconsistent.
It is truth that liberates, not your effort to be free.
Man is always prey to his truths. Once he has admitted them, he cannot free himself from them.
Strive always to excel in virtue and truth.
In a time of deceit telling the truth is a revolutionary act.
If someone thinks that peace and love are just a cliche that must have been left behind in the 60s, that's a problem. Peace and love are eternal.
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 pure and simple truth is rarely pure and never simple.
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.
A truth that's told with bad intent beats all the lies you can invent.
Peace is not something you wish for; it is something you make, something you are, something you do, and something you give away.
It is better to offer no excuse than a bad one.
There is nothing so powerful as truth - and often nothing so strange.
The truth. It is a beautiful and terrible thing, and must therefore be treated with great caution.
It isn't enough to talk about peace; one must believe in it. And it isn't enough to believe in it; one must work at it.
I believe we are here on the planet Earth to live, grow up and do what we can to make this world a better place for all people to enjoy freedom.
The happiness of society is the end of government.