Sometimes the truth hurts. And sometimes it feels real good.
Truth can never be told so as to be understood and not be believed.
I do not want the peace which passeth understanding, I want the understanding which bringeth peace.
Love truth, but pardon error.
The essence of being human is that one does not seek perfection.
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.
Peace cannot be kept by force; it can only be achieved by understanding.
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.
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.
Lies run sprints, but the truth runs marathons.
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.
Rather than love, than money, than fame, give me truth.
A first rate soup is better than a second rate painting.
The purpose of argument is to change the nature of truth.
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.
A truth that's told with bad intent beats all the lies you can invent.
The victor will never be asked if he told the truth.
Only enemies speak the truth; friends and lovers lie endlessly, caught in the web of duty.
You shall know the truth and the truth shall make you mad.
Adversity is the first path to truth.
Where ignorance is our master, there is no possibility of real peace.