I can feel guilty about the past, apprehensive about the future, but only in the present can I act. The ability to be in the present moment is a major component of mental wellness.
A lie can travel half way around the world while the truth is putting on its shoes.
Never tell the truth to people who are not worthy of it.
Inside every cynical person, there is a disappointed idealist
I hope that real love and truth are stronger in the end than any evil or misfortune in the world.
Anyone who doesn't take truth seriously in small matters cannot be trusted in large ones either.
Truth is stranger than fiction, but it is because Fiction is obliged to stick to possibilities; Truth isn't.
Tell the truth boldly, whether it hurts or not. Never pander to weakness. If truth is too much for intelligent people and sweeps them away, let them go; the sooner the better.
A conscience without God is like a court without a judge.
The monotony and solitude of a quiet life stimulates the creative mind.
The meaning of peace is the absence of opposition to socialism.
It isn't enough to talk about peace; one must believe in it. And it isn't enough to believe in it; one must work at it.
Peace is not something you wish for; it is something you make, something you are, something you do, and something you give away.
If you're gonna be two-faced at least make one of them pretty.
To be honest, one must be inconsistent.
You shall know the truth and the truth shall make you mad.
If we cannot end now our differences, at least we can help make the world safe for diversity.
It is the nature of truth in general, as of some ores in particular, to be richest when most superficial.
The victor will never be asked if he told the truth.
Only enemies speak the truth; friends and lovers lie endlessly, caught in the web of duty.
Man is least himself when he talks in his own person. Give him a mask, and he will tell you the truth.