Only enemies speak the truth; friends and lovers lie endlessly, caught in the web of duty.
Everything should be as simple as it is, but not simpler.
Truth is stranger than fiction, but it is because Fiction is obliged to stick to possibilities; Truth isn't.
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.
The monotony and solitude of a quiet life stimulates the creative mind.
Those who cry the loudest are not always the ones who are hurt the most.
I AM IGNORANT of absolute truth. But I am humble before my ignorance and therein lies my honor and my reward.
Facts do not cease to exist because they are ignored.
Peace begins with a smile..
Anything worth doing is worth doing slowly.
Don't keep a man guessing too long - he's sure to find the answer somewhere else
Comfort is no test of truth. Truth is often far from being comfortable.
One can not reflect in streaming water. Only those who know internal peace can give it to others.
Never apologise for showing feeling. When you do so, you apologise for the truth.
To love truth for truth's sake is the principal part of human perfection in this world, and the seed-plot of all other virtues.
If you tell the truth, you don't have to remember anything.
The essence of being human is that one does not seek perfection.
The meaning of peace is the absence of opposition to socialism.
The truth is found when men are free to pursue it.
The truth is not for all men but only for those who seek it.
Love truth, but pardon error.