Peace comes from within. Do not seek it without.
Of life's two chief prizes, beauty and truth, I found the first in a loving heart and the second in a laborer's hand.
If everyone demanded peace instead of another television set, then there'd be peace.
Art is the lie that enables us to realize the truth.
Lies run sprints, but the truth runs marathons.
A conscience without God is like a court without a judge.
It is truth that liberates, not your effort to be free.
The truth is found when men are free to pursue it.
The truth is not for all men but only for those who seek it.
The most dangerous untruths are truths slightly distorted.
The pure and simple truth is rarely pure and never simple.
It is not worthy of a speaker of truth to curse people.
Fiction is the lie through which we tell the truth.
The happiness of society is the end of government.
I hope that real love and truth are stronger in the end than any evil or misfortune in the world.
Truth can never be told so as to be understood and not be believed.
I AM IGNORANT of absolute truth. But I am humble before my ignorance and therein lies my honor and my reward.
There is no 'way to peace,' there is only 'peace.
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.
Truth is on the side of the oppressed.
Rather than love, than money, than fame, give me truth.