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.
If everyone demanded peace instead of another television set, then there'd be peace.
Rather than love, than money, than fame, give me truth.
Do not trust all men, but trust men of worth; the former course is silly, the latter a mark of prudence.
Man is always prey to his truths. Once he has admitted them, he cannot free himself from them.
If you're gonna be two-faced at least make one of them pretty.
Strive always to excel in virtue and truth.
A truth that's told with bad intent beats all the lies you can invent.
Adversity is the first path to truth.
I believe we are here on the planet Earth to live, grow up and do what we can to make this world a better place for all people to enjoy freedom.
One can not reflect in streaming water. Only those who know internal peace can give it to others.
When the choice is to be right or to be kind, always make the choice that brings peace
Man is least himself when he talks in his own person. Give him a mask, and he will tell you the truth.
Truth is stranger than fiction, but it is because Fiction is obliged to stick to possibilities; Truth isn't.
Fiction is the lie through which we tell the truth.
To be honest, one must be inconsistent.
Anything worth doing is worth doing slowly.
The practice of forgiveness is our most important contribution to the healing of the world.
Peace is always beautiful.
The meaning of peace is the absence of opposition to socialism.
Only enemies speak the truth; friends and lovers lie endlessly, caught in the web of duty.