If everyone demanded peace instead of another television set, then there'd be peace.
If you have no critics you'll likely have no success.
A lie can travel half way around the world while the truth is putting on its shoes.
Adversity is the first path to truth.
Peace at home is peace in the country. Peace in the country is peace in the world.
A truth that's told with bad intent beats all the lies you can invent.
Darkness cannot drive out darkness; only light can do that. Hate cannot drive out hate; only love can do that.
It is not worthy of a speaker of truth to curse people.
Truth is a tendency.
A first rate soup is better than a second rate painting.
Do not trust all men, but trust men of worth; the former course is silly, the latter a mark of prudence.
The purpose of argument is to change the nature of truth.
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.
To be honest, one must be inconsistent.
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.
The pure and simple truth is rarely pure and never simple.
The trust of the innocent is the liar's most useful tool.
Facts do not cease to exist because they are ignored.
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.
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.