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.
There's a world of difference between truth and facts. Facts can obscure truth.
The happiness of society is the end of government.
When the choice is to be right or to be kind, always make the choice that brings peace
Love truth, but pardon error.
I hope that real love and truth are stronger in the end than any evil or misfortune in the world.
The truth. It is a beautiful and terrible thing, and must therefore be treated with great caution.
Only enemies speak the truth; friends and lovers lie endlessly, caught in the web of duty.
Man is always prey to his truths. Once he has admitted them, he cannot free himself from them.
One can not reflect in streaming water. Only those who know internal peace can give it to others.
The truth may be out there, but the lies are inside your head.
To love truth for truth's sake is the principal part of human perfection in this world, and the seed-plot of all other virtues.
Don't keep a man guessing too long - he's sure to find the answer somewhere else
I do not want the peace which passeth understanding, I want the understanding which bringeth peace.
It is the nature of truth in general, as of some ores in particular, to be richest when most superficial.
The trust of the innocent is the liar's most useful tool.
Establishing lasting peace is the work of education; all politics can do is keep us out of war.
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 is better to offer no excuse than a bad one.
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.
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.