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.
Rather than love, than money, than fame, give me 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.
The essence of being human is that one does not seek perfection.
The truth is more important than the facts.
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.
How dreadful knowledge of the truth can be when there's no help in the truth.
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.
Truth, like light blind. Falsehood, on the contrary, is a beautiful twilight that enhances every object.
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 monotony and solitude of a quiet life stimulates the creative mind.
Art is the lie that enables us to realize the truth.
Only enemies speak the truth; friends and lovers lie endlessly, caught in the web of duty.
Those who cry the loudest are not always the ones who are hurt the most.
If you tell the truth, you don't have to remember anything.
Never apologise for showing feeling. When you do so, you apologise for the truth.
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.
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.
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.
If you have no critics you'll likely have no success.
Truth can never be told so as to be understood and not be believed.