Strive always to excel in virtue and truth.
The truth. It is a beautiful and terrible thing, and must therefore be treated with great caution.
Fiction is the lie through which we tell the truth.
I hope that real love and truth are stronger in the end than any evil or misfortune in the world.
Don't keep a man guessing too long - he's sure to find the answer somewhere else
Peace comes from within. Do not seek it without.
Love truth, but pardon error.
Comfort is no test of truth. Truth is often far from being comfortable.
Do not trust all men, but trust men of worth; the former course is silly, the latter a mark of prudence.
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.
Truth is ever to be found in the simplicity, and not in the multiplicity and confusion of things.
Only enemies speak the truth; friends and lovers lie endlessly, caught in the web of duty.
I quote others only to better express myself.
If we cannot end now our differences, at least we can help make the world safe for diversity.
The truth is found when men are free to pursue it.
Art is the lie that enables us to realize the truth.
It isn't enough to talk about peace; one must believe in it. And it isn't enough to believe in it; one must work at it.
Inside every cynical person, there is a disappointed idealist
In a time of deceit telling the truth is a revolutionary act.
Truth is stranger than fiction, but it is because Fiction is obliged to stick to possibilities; Truth isn't.
The purpose of argument is to change the nature of truth.