Do not trust all men, but trust men of worth; the former course is silly, the latter a mark of prudence.
It is the nature of truth in general, as of some ores in particular, to be richest when most superficial.
The meaning of peace is the absence of opposition to socialism.
Truth can never be told so as to be understood and not be believed.
Peace is always beautiful.
One can not reflect in streaming water. Only those who know internal peace can give it to others.
If you're not ready to die for it, take the word 'freedom' out of your vocabulary.
I quote others only to better express myself.
Man is least himself when he talks in his own person. Give him a mask, and he will tell you the truth.
Never apologise for showing feeling. When you do so, you apologise for the truth.
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.
Fiction is the lie through which we tell the truth.
Where ignorance is our master, there is no possibility of real peace.
Peace comes from within. Do not seek it without.
Never tell the truth to people who are not worthy of it.
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.
How dreadful knowledge of the truth can be when there's no help in the truth.
Peace is not something you wish for; it is something you make, something you are, something you do, and something you give away.
Truth is ever to be found in the simplicity, and not in the multiplicity and confusion of things.
Inside every cynical person, there is a disappointed idealist
The truth is more important than the facts.