The essence of being human is that one does not seek perfection.
Fiction is the lie through which we tell the truth.
It is truth that liberates, not your effort to be free.
If you're gonna be two-faced at least make one of them pretty.
Truth is stranger than fiction, but it is because Fiction is obliged to stick to possibilities; Truth isn't.
The most dangerous untruths are truths slightly distorted.
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.
The monotony and solitude of a quiet life stimulates the creative mind.
Peace begins with a smile..
Darkness cannot drive out darkness; only light can do that. Hate cannot drive out hate; only love can do that.
The purpose of argument is to change the nature of truth.
If everyone demanded peace instead of another television set, then there'd be peace.
A conscience without God is like a court without a judge.
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.
Anything worth doing is worth doing slowly.
A faith that cannot survive collision with the truth is not worth many regrets.
One can not reflect in streaming water. Only those who know internal peace can give it to others.
Truth, like light blind. Falsehood, on the contrary, is a beautiful twilight that enhances every object.
Truth is on the side of the oppressed.
A lie can travel half way around the world while the truth is putting on its shoes.
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.