Do not be afraid to take a chance on peace, to teach peace, to live peace...Peace will be the last word of history.
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.
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.
The truth. It is a beautiful and terrible thing, and must therefore be treated with great caution.
Truth, like light blind. Falsehood, on the contrary, is a beautiful twilight that enhances every object.
Man is least himself when he talks in his own person. Give him a mask, and he will tell you the truth.
Adversity is the first path to truth.
Do not trust all men, but trust men of worth; the former course is silly, the latter a mark of prudence.
It is better to offer no excuse than a bad one.
I AM IGNORANT of absolute truth. But I am humble before my ignorance and therein lies my honor and my reward.
There's a world of difference between truth and facts. Facts can obscure truth.
The truth may be out there, but the lies are inside your head.
If someone thinks that peace and love are just a cliche that must have been left behind in the 60s, that's a problem. Peace and love are eternal.
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.
The pure and simple truth is rarely pure and never simple.
Man is always prey to his truths. Once he has admitted them, he cannot free himself from them.
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.
Where ignorance is our master, there is no possibility of real peace.
Rather than love, than money, than fame, give me truth.
Truth is stranger than fiction, but it is because Fiction is obliged to stick to possibilities; Truth isn't.
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.