I quote others only to better express myself.
Everything should be as simple as it is, but not simpler.
To be honest, one must be inconsistent.
The victor will never be asked if he told the truth.
Do not trust all men, but trust men of worth; the former course is silly, the latter a mark of prudence.
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.
Peace is not something you wish for; it is something you make, something you are, something you do, and something you give away.
The trust of the innocent is the liar's most useful tool.
If you're gonna be two-faced at least make one of them pretty.
You shall know the truth and the truth shall make you mad.
Tell the truth boldly, whether it hurts or not. Never pander to weakness. If truth is too much for intelligent people and sweeps them away, let them go; the sooner the better.
A truth that's told with bad intent beats all the lies you can invent.
The truth is found when men are free to pursue it.
Rather than love, than money, than fame, give me truth.
The purpose of argument is to change the nature of truth.
Never tell the truth to people who are not worthy of it.
The meaning of peace is the absence of opposition to socialism.
Lies run sprints, but the truth runs marathons.
Comfort is no test of truth. Truth is often far from being comfortable.
If everyone demanded peace instead of another television set, then there'd be peace.
I speak the truth not so much as I would, but as much as I dare, and I dare a little more as I grow older.