Anyone who doesn't take truth seriously in small matters cannot be trusted in large ones either.
Truth, like light blind. Falsehood, on the contrary, is a beautiful twilight that enhances every object.
How dreadful knowledge of the truth can be when there's no help in the truth.
To be honest, one must be inconsistent.
There is no 'way to peace,' there is only 'peace.
When the choice is to be right or to be kind, always make the choice that brings peace
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.
Anything worth doing is worth doing slowly.
No one lights a lamp and puts it in a place where it will be hidden, or under a bowl. Instead he puts it on its stand, so that those who come in may see the light.
Rats and roaches live by competition under the laws of supply and demand; it is the privilege of human beings to live under the laws of justice and mercy.
Never tell the truth to people who are not worthy of it.
Peace is not something you wish for; it is something you make, something you are, something you do, and something you give away.
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.
No matter how big the lie; repeat it often enough and the masses will regard it as the truth.
Peace cannot be kept by force; it can only be achieved by understanding.
Man is always prey to his truths. Once he has admitted them, he cannot free himself from them.
Don't keep a man guessing too long - he's sure to find the answer somewhere else
You shall know the truth and the truth shall make you mad.
If we cannot end now our differences, at least we can help make the world safe for diversity.
There is nothing so powerful as truth - and often nothing so strange.
The truth is not for all men but only for those who seek it.