Love truth, but pardon error.
Anyone who doesn't take truth seriously in small matters cannot be trusted in large ones either.
It is the nature of truth in general, as of some ores in particular, to be richest when most superficial.
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.
Only enemies speak the truth; friends and lovers lie endlessly, caught in the web of duty.
It is better to offer no excuse than a bad one.
Strive always to excel in virtue and truth.
Everything should be as simple as it is, but not simpler.
Do not trust all men, but trust men of worth; the former course is silly, the latter a mark of prudence.
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.
The past is but the beginning of a beginning, and all that is and has been is but the twilight of the dawn.
Where ignorance is our master, there is no possibility of real 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.
If you tell the truth, you don't have to remember anything.
I quote others only to better express myself.
The purpose of argument is to change the nature of truth.
But the attitude of faith is to let go, and become open to truth, whatever it might turn out to be.
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.
I do not want the peace which passeth understanding, I want the understanding which bringeth peace.
Truth is ever to be found in the simplicity, and not in the multiplicity and confusion of things.