Only enemies speak the truth; friends and lovers lie endlessly, caught in the web of duty.
Inside every cynical person, there is a disappointed idealist
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.
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.
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.
You shall know the truth and the truth shall make you mad.
The truth. It is a beautiful and terrible thing, and must therefore be treated with great caution.
A first rate soup is better than a second rate painting.
Don't keep a man guessing too long - he's sure to find the answer somewhere else
I quote others only to better express myself.
Truth is a tendency.
Art is the lie that enables us to realize the truth.
If you're gonna be two-faced at least make one of them pretty.
Rather than love, than money, than fame, give me truth.
Adversity is the first path to truth.
The truth may be out there, but the lies are inside your head.
The monotony and solitude of a quiet life stimulates the creative mind.
The purpose of argument is to change the nature of truth.
Truth is on the side of the oppressed.
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.