Truth is a tendency.
In a time of deceit telling the truth is a revolutionary act.
Adversity is the first path to truth.
Man is least himself when he talks in his own person. Give him a mask, and he will tell you the truth.
There is nothing so powerful as truth - and often nothing so strange.
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.
To love truth for truth's sake is the principal part of human perfection in this world, and the seed-plot of all other virtues.
If you have no critics you'll likely have no success.
I hope that real love and truth are stronger in the end than any evil or misfortune in the world.
I quote others only to better express myself.
Fiction is the lie through which we tell the truth.
If you're gonna be two-faced at least make one of them pretty.
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.
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.
Peace is always beautiful.
The meaning of peace is the absence of opposition to socialism.
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.
A first rate soup is better than a second rate painting.
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.
A faith that cannot survive collision with the truth is not worth many regrets.