A first rate soup is better than a second rate painting.
The victor will never be asked if he told the truth.
If you tell the truth, you don't have to remember anything.
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.
The trust of the innocent is the liar's most useful tool.
Of life's two chief prizes, beauty and truth, I found the first in a loving heart and the second in a laborer's hand.
How dreadful knowledge of the truth can be when there's no help in the truth.
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.
Peace is not something you wish for; it is something you make, something you are, something you do, and something you give away.
Establishing lasting peace is the work of education; all politics can do is keep us out of war.
The truth. It is a beautiful and terrible thing, and must therefore be treated with great caution.
Adversity is the first path to truth.
You shall know the truth and the truth shall make you mad.
Everything should be as simple as it is, but not simpler.
Man is always prey to his truths. Once he has admitted them, he cannot free himself from them.
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.
A conscience without God is like a court without a judge.
The meaning of peace is the absence of opposition to socialism.
Strive always to excel in virtue and truth.
The most dangerous untruths are truths slightly distorted.
It is not truth that matters, but victory