There's a world of difference between truth and facts. Facts can obscure truth.
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 happiness of society is the end of government.
It is not worthy of a speaker of truth to curse people.
Comfort is no test of truth. Truth is often far from being comfortable.
The truth is more important than the facts.
The practice of forgiveness is our most important contribution to the healing of the world.
No one lights a lamp and puts it in a place where it will be hidden, or under a bowl. Instead he puts it on its stand, so that those who come in may see the light.
Inside every cynical person, there is a disappointed idealist
Peace begins with a smile..
In a time of deceit telling the truth is a revolutionary act.
Peace is not something you wish for; it is something you make, something you are, something you do, and something you give away.
Establishing lasting peace is the work of education; all politics can do is keep us out of war.
Art is the lie that enables us to realize the truth.
The past is but the beginning of a beginning, and all that is and has been is but the twilight of the dawn.
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.
Truth is stranger than fiction, but it is because Fiction is obliged to stick to possibilities; Truth isn't.
Peace comes from within. Do not seek it without.
Darkness cannot drive out darkness; only light can do that. Hate cannot drive out hate; only love can do that.
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 purpose of argument is to change the nature of truth.