Man is always prey to his truths. Once he has admitted them, he cannot free himself from them.
There's a world of difference between truth and facts. Facts can obscure truth.
The practice of forgiveness is our most important contribution to the healing of the world.
Anything worth doing is worth doing slowly.
The truth is not for all men but only for those who seek it.
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.
Comfort is no test of truth. Truth is often far from being comfortable.
The past is but the beginning of a beginning, and all that is and has been is but the twilight of the dawn.
Truth is a tendency.
A lie can travel half way around the world while the truth is putting on its shoes.
Peace comes from within. Do not seek it without.
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.
A conscience without God is like a court without a judge.
I do not want the peace which passeth understanding, I want the understanding which bringeth peace.
Fiction is the lie through which we tell the truth.
Man is least himself when he talks in his own person. Give him a mask, and he will tell you the truth.
The truth is found when men are free to pursue it.
Do not be afraid to take a chance on peace, to teach peace, to live peace...Peace will be the last word of history.
Darkness cannot drive out darkness; only light can do that. Hate cannot drive out hate; only love can do that.
A first rate soup is better than a second rate painting.
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.