It is truth that liberates, not your effort to be free.
The pure and simple truth is rarely pure and never simple.
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.
It is better to offer no excuse than a bad one.
You shall know the truth and the truth shall make you mad.
Do not be afraid to take a chance on peace, to teach peace, to live peace...Peace will be the last word of history.
Lies run sprints, but the truth runs marathons.
A lie can travel half way around the world while the truth is putting on its shoes.
How dreadful knowledge of the truth can be when there's no help in the truth.
Adversity is the first path to truth.
Only enemies speak the truth; friends and lovers lie endlessly, caught in the web of duty.
Peace comes from within. Do not seek it without.
A first rate soup is better than a second rate painting.
Peace is not something you wish for; it is something you make, something you are, something you do, and something you give away.
If everyone demanded peace instead of another television set, then there'd be peace.
Truth, like light blind. Falsehood, on the contrary, is a beautiful twilight that enhances every object.
Man is always prey to his truths. Once he has admitted them, he cannot free himself from them.
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.
Art is the lie that enables us to realize the truth.
Peace cannot be kept by force; it can only be achieved by understanding.
Fiction is the lie through which we tell the truth.