Lies run sprints, but the truth runs marathons.
It is better to offer no excuse than a bad one.
Peace at home is peace in the country. Peace in the country is peace in the world.
It is the nature of truth in general, as of some ores in particular, to be richest when most superficial.
Comfort is no test of truth. Truth is often far from being comfortable.
Darkness cannot drive out darkness; only light can do that. Hate cannot drive out hate; only love can do that.
There is no 'way to peace,' there is only 'peace.
The essence of being human is that one does not seek perfection.
A conscience without God is like a court without a judge.
Truth, like light blind. Falsehood, on the contrary, is a beautiful twilight that enhances every object.
Those who cry the loudest are not always the ones who are hurt the most.
Peace is not something you wish for; it is something you make, something you are, something you do, and something you give away.
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.
Anyone who doesn't take truth seriously in small matters cannot be trusted in large ones either.
Do not be afraid to take a chance on peace, to teach peace, to live peace...Peace will be the last word of history.
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.
It is truth that liberates, not your effort to be free.
Peace begins with a smile..
Peace comes from within. Do not seek it without.
Rats and roaches live by competition under the laws of supply and demand; it is the privilege of human beings to live under the laws of justice and mercy.
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.