Truth can never be told so as to be understood and not be believed.
Comfort is no test of truth. Truth is often far from being comfortable.
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.
When the choice is to be right or to be kind, always make the choice that brings peace
No matter how big the lie; repeat it often enough and the masses will regard it as the truth.
Don't keep a man guessing too long - he's sure to find the answer somewhere else
The pure and simple truth is rarely pure and never simple.
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.
Peace is not something you wish for; it is something you make, something you are, something you do, and something you give away.
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.
The truth is found when men are free to pursue it.
If you're not ready to die for it, take the word 'freedom' out of your vocabulary.
Never tell the truth to people who are not worthy of it.
The happiness of society is the end of government.
Peace is always beautiful.
Truth is ever to be found in the simplicity, and not in the multiplicity and confusion of things.
There is nothing so powerful as truth - and often nothing so strange.
Sometimes the truth hurts. And sometimes it feels real good.
If you tell the truth, you don't have to remember anything.
Do not be afraid to take a chance on peace, to teach peace, to live peace...Peace will be the last word of history.
A first rate soup is better than a second rate painting.