Lies run sprints, but the truth runs marathons.
It is better to offer no excuse than a bad one.
I speak the truth not so much as I would, but as much as I dare, and I dare a little more as I grow older.
The truth. It is a beautiful and terrible thing, and must therefore be treated with great caution.
But the attitude of faith is to let go, and become open to truth, whatever it might turn out to be.
To be honest, one must be inconsistent.
Adversity is the first path to truth.
Anything worth doing is worth doing slowly.
Truth is a tendency.
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.
Establishing lasting peace is the work of education; all politics can do is keep us out of war.
A first rate soup is better than a second rate painting.
Peace begins with a smile..
Peace at home is peace in the country. Peace in the country is peace in the world.
The truth is more important than the facts.
Only enemies speak the truth; friends and lovers lie endlessly, caught in the web of duty.
The monotony and solitude of a quiet life stimulates the creative mind.
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.
Everything should be as simple as it is, but not simpler.
The trust of the innocent is the liar's most useful tool.