Peace is always beautiful.
The past is but the beginning of a beginning, and all that is and has been is but the twilight of the dawn.
The practice of forgiveness is our most important contribution to the healing of the world.
Never tell the truth to people who are not worthy of it.
Inside every cynical person, there is a disappointed idealist
Rather than love, than money, than fame, give me truth.
To be honest, one must be inconsistent.
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.
One can not reflect in streaming water. Only those who know internal peace can give it to others.
Peace comes from within. Do not seek it without.
No matter how big the lie; repeat it often enough and the masses will regard it as the truth.
The truth. It is a beautiful and terrible thing, and must therefore be treated with great caution.
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.
But the attitude of faith is to let go, and become open to truth, whatever it might turn out to be.
When the choice is to be right or to be kind, always make the choice that brings peace
Man is always prey to his truths. Once he has admitted them, he cannot free himself from them.
It is better to offer no excuse than a bad one.
A first rate soup is better than a second rate painting.
Darkness cannot drive out darkness; only light can do that. Hate cannot drive out hate; only love can do that.
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.
Truth is a tendency.