One can not reflect in streaming water. Only those who know internal peace can give it to others.
Rather than love, than money, than fame, give me truth.
Don't keep a man guessing too long - he's sure to find the answer somewhere else
Truth can never be told so as to be understood and not be believed.
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.
A truth that's told with bad intent beats all the lies you can invent.
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.
To be honest, one must be inconsistent.
A first rate soup is better than a second rate painting.
Never apologise for showing feeling. When you do so, you apologise for the truth.
There's a world of difference between truth and facts. Facts can obscure truth.
The truth is found when men are free to pursue it.
Man is least himself when he talks in his own person. Give him a mask, and he will tell you the truth.
I do not want the peace which passeth understanding, I want the understanding which bringeth peace.
Darkness cannot drive out darkness; only light can do that. Hate cannot drive out hate; only love can do that.
If we cannot end now our differences, at least we can help make the world safe for diversity.
The trust of the innocent is the liar's most useful tool.
If you're not ready to die for it, take the word 'freedom' out of your vocabulary.
Inside every cynical person, there is a disappointed idealist
Never tell the truth to people who are not worthy of it.
The essence of being human is that one does not seek perfection.