Comfort is no test of truth. Truth is often far from being comfortable.
Peace cannot be kept by force; it can only be achieved by understanding.
Rats and roaches live by competition under the laws of supply and demand; it is the privilege of human beings to live under the laws of justice and mercy.
It is better to offer no excuse than a bad one.
Tell the truth boldly, whether it hurts or not. Never pander to weakness. If truth is too much for intelligent people and sweeps them away, let them go; the sooner the better.
Do not trust all men, but trust men of worth; the former course is silly, the latter a mark of prudence.
I AM IGNORANT of absolute truth. But I am humble before my ignorance and therein lies my honor and my reward.
The trust of the innocent is the liar's most useful tool.
The meaning of peace is the absence of opposition to socialism.
Strive always to excel in virtue and truth.
Peace is not something you wish for; it is something you make, something you are, something you do, and something you give away.
Rather than love, than money, than fame, give me truth.
Man is least himself when he talks in his own person. Give him a mask, and he will tell you the truth.
Truth can never be told so as to be understood and not be believed.
There's a world of difference between truth and facts. Facts can obscure truth.
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.
If everyone demanded peace instead of another television set, then there'd be peace.
Do not be afraid to take a chance on peace, to teach peace, to live peace...Peace will be the last word of history.
If you're gonna be two-faced at least make one of them pretty.
The practice of forgiveness is our most important contribution to the healing of the world.
If we cannot end now our differences, at least we can help make the world safe for diversity.