A first rate soup is better than a second rate painting.
Comfort is no test of truth. Truth is often far from being comfortable.
Man is least himself when he talks in his own person. Give him a mask, and he will tell you the truth.
I hope that real love and truth are stronger in the end than any evil or misfortune in the world.
In a time of deceit telling the truth is a revolutionary act.
Truth can never be told so as to be understood and not be believed.
But the attitude of faith is to let go, and become open to truth, whatever it might turn out to be.
Where ignorance is our master, there is no possibility of real peace.
Establishing lasting peace is the work of education; all politics can do is keep us out of war.
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.
The pure and simple truth is rarely pure and never simple.
The purpose of argument is to change the nature of truth.
The truth is more important than the facts.
If you have no critics you'll likely have no success.
Never tell the truth to people who are not worthy of it.
Peace cannot be kept by force; it can only be achieved by understanding.
A lie can travel half way around the world while the truth is putting on its shoes.
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.
Truth is on the side of the oppressed.
Do not be afraid to take a chance on peace, to teach peace, to live peace...Peace will be the last word of history.
It is not worthy of a speaker of truth to curse people.