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 truth is more important than the facts.
Art is the lie that enables us to realize the truth.
Never tell the truth to people who are not worthy of it.
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.
The happiness of society is the end of government.
I do not want the peace which passeth understanding, I want the understanding which bringeth peace.
Facts do not cease to exist because they are ignored.
It is not truth that matters, but victory
Man is least himself when he talks in his own person. Give him a mask, and he will tell you the truth.
A faith that cannot survive collision with the truth is not worth many regrets.
Peace comes from within. Do not seek it without.
How dreadful knowledge of the truth can be when there's no help in the truth.
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, like light blind. Falsehood, on the contrary, is a beautiful twilight that enhances every object.
Lies run sprints, but the truth runs marathons.
The pure and simple truth is rarely pure and never simple.
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.
Darkness cannot drive out darkness; only light can do that. Hate cannot drive out hate; only love can do that.
One can not reflect in streaming water. Only those who know internal peace can give it to others.
If you would be a real seeker after truth, it is necessary that at least once in your life you doubt, as far as possible, all things.