The truth is not for all men but only for those who seek it.
Of life's two chief prizes, beauty and truth, I found the first in a loving heart and the second in a laborer's hand.
Truth is ever to be found in the simplicity, and not in the multiplicity and confusion of things.
A truth that's told with bad intent beats all the lies you can invent.
There's a world of difference between truth and facts. Facts can obscure truth.
Truth is stranger than fiction, but it is because Fiction is obliged to stick to possibilities; Truth isn't.
Man is least himself when he talks in his own person. Give him a mask, and he will tell you the truth.
Inside every cynical person, there is a disappointed idealist
I hope that real love and truth are stronger in the end than any evil or misfortune in the world.
One can not reflect in streaming water. Only those who know internal peace can give it to others.
Peace cannot be kept by force; it can only be achieved by understanding.
Peace comes from within. Do not seek it without.
Facts do not cease to exist because they are ignored.
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.
The pure and simple truth is rarely pure and never simple.
It is better to offer no excuse than a bad one.
The past is but the beginning of a beginning, and all that is and has been is but the twilight of the dawn.
It is the nature of truth in general, as of some ores in particular, to be richest when most superficial.
Sometimes the truth hurts. And sometimes it feels real good.
A first rate soup is better than a second rate painting.
The happiness of society is the end of government.