The victor will never be asked if he told the truth.
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.
To love truth for truth's sake is the principal part of human perfection in this world, and the seed-plot of all other virtues.
The monotony and solitude of a quiet life stimulates the creative mind.
A lie can travel half way around the world while the truth is putting on its shoes.
Truth can never be told so as to be understood and not be believed.
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.
The pure and simple truth is rarely pure and never simple.
Peace is not something you wish for; it is something you make, something you are, something you do, and something you give away.
Truth is on the side of the oppressed.
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.
It is better to offer no excuse than a bad one.
Truth is ever to be found in the simplicity, and not in the multiplicity and confusion of things.
Truth suffers from too much analysis.
Man is least himself when he talks in his own person. Give him a mask, and he will tell you the truth.
Strive always to excel in virtue and truth.
Peace cannot be kept by force; it can only be achieved by understanding.
To be honest, one must be inconsistent.
The trust of the innocent is the liar's most useful tool.
I hope that real love and truth are stronger in the end than any evil or misfortune in the world.
There's a world of difference between truth and facts. Facts can obscure truth.