A conscience without God is like a court without a judge.
Anyone who doesn't take truth seriously in small matters cannot be trusted in large ones either.
Peace is not something you wish for; it is something you make, something you are, something you do, and something you give away.
In a time of deceit telling the truth is a revolutionary act.
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.
To be honest, one must be inconsistent.
Never tell the truth to people who are not worthy of it.
If you're gonna be two-faced at least make one of them pretty.
Where ignorance is our master, there is no possibility of real peace.
It is the nature of truth in general, as of some ores in particular, to be richest when most superficial.
Rats and roaches live by competition under the laws of supply and demand; it is the privilege of human beings to live under the laws of justice and mercy.
Fiction is the lie through which we tell the truth.
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.
If you tell the truth, you don't have to remember anything.
Rather than love, than money, than fame, give me truth.
Truth, like light blind. Falsehood, on the contrary, is a beautiful twilight that enhances every object.
The truth is more important than the facts.
I do not want the peace which passeth understanding, I want the understanding which bringeth peace.
If you have no critics you'll likely have no success.
I AM IGNORANT of absolute truth. But I am humble before my ignorance and therein lies my honor and my reward.
There's a world of difference between truth and facts. Facts can obscure truth.