If everyone demanded peace instead of another television set, then there'd be peace.
The practice of forgiveness is our most important contribution to the healing of the world.
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.
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.
Man is least himself when he talks in his own person. Give him a mask, and he will tell you the truth.
It is not worthy of a speaker of truth to curse people.
But the attitude of faith is to let go, and become open to truth, whatever it might turn out to be.
To be honest, one must be inconsistent.
The truth may be out there, but the lies are inside your head.
Darkness cannot drive out darkness; only light can do that. Hate cannot drive out hate; only love can do that.
A truth that's told with bad intent beats all the lies you can invent.
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.
It is better to offer no excuse than a bad one.
If you tell the truth, you don't have to remember anything.
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.
The pure and simple truth is rarely pure and never simple.
Comfort is no test of truth. Truth is often far from being comfortable.
Peace at home is peace in the country. Peace in the country is peace in the world.
Only enemies speak the truth; friends and lovers lie endlessly, caught in the web of duty.
Don't keep a man guessing too long - he's sure to find the answer somewhere else