Truth can never be told so as to be understood and not be believed.
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 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.
A truth that's told with bad intent beats all the lies you can invent.
One can not reflect in streaming water. Only those who know internal peace can give it to others.
There is no 'way to peace,' there is only 'peace.
In a time of deceit telling the truth is a revolutionary act.
Truth is ever to be found in the simplicity, and not in the multiplicity and confusion of things.
The pure and simple truth is rarely pure and never simple.
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.
Adversity is the first path to truth.
To be honest, one must be inconsistent.
Comfort is no test of truth. Truth is often far from being comfortable.
The truth is found when men are free to pursue it.
If you're not ready to die for it, take the word 'freedom' out of your vocabulary.
Rather than love, than money, than fame, give me truth.
Lies run sprints, but the truth runs marathons.
Fiction is the lie through which we tell the truth.
I quote others only to better express myself.
Peace comes from within. Do not seek it without.