No one lights a lamp and puts it in a place where it will be hidden, or under a bowl. Instead he puts it on its stand, so that those who come in may see the light.
Man is least himself when he talks in his own person. Give him a mask, and he will tell you the truth.
If everyone demanded peace instead of another television set, then there'd be peace.
The most dangerous untruths are truths slightly distorted.
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.
Truth suffers from too much analysis.
To be honest, one must be inconsistent.
Those who cry the loudest are not always the ones who are hurt the most.
A first rate soup is better than a second rate painting.
There is no 'way to peace,' there is only 'peace.
Truth is on the side of the oppressed.
If we cannot end now our differences, at least we can help make the world safe for diversity.
Adversity is the first path to truth.
The truth is found when men are free to pursue it.
The trust of the innocent is the liar's most useful tool.
Comfort is no test of truth. Truth is often far from being comfortable.
How dreadful knowledge of the truth can be when there's no help in the truth.
Don't keep a man guessing too long - he's sure to find the answer somewhere else
Man is always prey to his truths. Once he has admitted them, he cannot free himself from them.
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.
Love truth, but pardon error.