Man is always prey to his truths. Once he has admitted them, he cannot free himself from them.
A first rate soup is better than a second rate painting.
There is nothing true anywhere, The true is nowhere to be seen; If you say you see the true, This seeing is not the true one.
Man is least himself when he talks in his own person. Give him a mask, and he will tell you the truth.
The past is but the beginning of a beginning, and all that is and has been is but the twilight of the dawn.
In a time of deceit telling the truth is a revolutionary act.
Truth can never be told so as to be understood and not be believed.
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 trust of the innocent is the liar's most useful tool.
If someone thinks that peace and love are just a cliche that must have been left behind in the 60s, that's a problem. Peace and love are eternal.
Peace comes from within. Do not seek it without.
The essence of being human is that one does not seek perfection.
Peace begins with a smile..
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.
I AM IGNORANT of absolute truth. But I am humble before my ignorance and therein lies my honor and my reward.
Darkness cannot drive out darkness; only light can do that. Hate cannot drive out hate; only love can do that.
If you're gonna be two-faced at least make one of them pretty.
Never tell the truth to people who are not worthy of it.
Rather than love, than money, than fame, give me truth.
To be honest, one must be inconsistent.
Anyone who doesn't take truth seriously in small matters cannot be trusted in large ones either.