It is better to offer no excuse than a bad one.
It is the nature of truth in general, as of some ores in particular, to be richest when most superficial.
Truth can never be told so as to be understood and not be believed.
Truth is on the side of the oppressed.
Never tell the truth to people who are not worthy of it.
Truth is ever to be found in the simplicity, and not in the multiplicity and confusion of things.
There is nothing so powerful as truth - and often nothing so strange.
One can not reflect in streaming water. Only those who know internal peace can give it to others.
A conscience without God is like a court without a judge.
The truth is not for all men but only for those who seek it.
Adversity is the first path to truth.
The truth is more important than the facts.
Fiction is the lie through which we tell the truth.
Only enemies speak the truth; friends and lovers lie endlessly, caught in the web of duty.
Truth, like light blind. Falsehood, on the contrary, is a beautiful twilight that enhances every object.
It is truth that liberates, not your effort to be free.
But the attitude of faith is to let go, and become open to truth, whatever it might turn out to be.
Peace comes from within. Do not seek it without.
If you're not ready to die for it, take the word 'freedom' out of your vocabulary.
The meaning of peace is the absence of opposition to socialism.
If we cannot end now our differences, at least we can help make the world safe for diversity.