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.
If you would be a real seeker after truth, it is necessary that at least once in your life you doubt, as far as possible, all things.
Establishing lasting peace is the work of education; all politics can do is keep us out of war.
Adversity is the first path to truth.
Truth is on the side of the oppressed.
The meaning of peace is the absence of opposition to socialism.
Do not trust all men, but trust men of worth; the former course is silly, the latter a mark of prudence.
The purpose of argument is to change the nature of truth.
I AM IGNORANT of absolute truth. But I am humble before my ignorance and therein lies my honor and my reward.
The truth. It is a beautiful and terrible thing, and must therefore be treated with great caution.
Man is least himself when he talks in his own person. Give him a mask, and he will tell you the truth.
I hope that real love and truth are stronger in the end than any evil or misfortune in the world.
The essence of being human is that one does not seek perfection.
Peace is always beautiful.
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.
A lie can travel half way around the world while the truth is putting on its shoes.
The monotony and solitude of a quiet life stimulates the creative mind.
I believe we are here on the planet Earth to live, grow up and do what we can to make this world a better place for all people to enjoy freedom.
It is the nature of truth in general, as of some ores in particular, to be richest when most superficial.
It is better to offer no excuse than a bad one.