The purpose of argument is to change the nature of truth.
The happiness of society is the end of government.
If everyone demanded peace instead of another television set, then there'd be peace.
Adversity is the first path to truth.
The essence of being human is that one does not seek perfection.
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.
In a time of deceit telling the truth is a revolutionary act.
There's a world of difference between truth and facts. Facts can obscure truth.
I can feel guilty about the past, apprehensive about the future, but only in the present can I act. The ability to be in the present moment is a major component of mental wellness.
The truth is more important than the facts.
It is not truth that matters, but victory
But the attitude of faith is to let go, and become open to truth, whatever it might turn out to be.
Truth is a tendency.
I do not want the peace which passeth understanding, I want the understanding which bringeth peace.
Truth is stranger than fiction, but it is because Fiction is obliged to stick to possibilities; Truth isn't.
Where ignorance is our master, there is no possibility of real peace.
Peace comes from within. Do not seek it without.
I'm for truth, no matter who tells it. I'm for justice, no matter who it is for or against. I'm a human being, first and foremost, and as such I'm for whoever and whatever benefits humanity as a whole.
Those who cry the loudest are not always the ones who are hurt the most.
The pure and simple truth is rarely pure and never simple.
Peace cannot be kept by force; it can only be achieved by understanding.