There's a world of difference between truth and facts. Facts can obscure truth.
Only enemies speak the truth; friends and lovers lie endlessly, caught in the web of duty.
It is the nature of truth in general, as of some ores in particular, to be richest when most superficial.
Peace is not something you wish for; it is something you make, something you are, something you do, and something you give away.
A lie can travel half way around the world while the truth is putting on its shoes.
The past is but the beginning of a beginning, and all that is and has been is but the twilight of the dawn.
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.
The monotony and solitude of a quiet life stimulates the creative mind.
I believe we are here on the planet Earth to live, grow up and do what we can to make this world a better place for all people to enjoy freedom.
I do not want the peace which passeth understanding, I want the understanding which bringeth peace.
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.
There is nothing so powerful as truth - and often nothing so strange.
If you're gonna be two-faced at least make one of them pretty.
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.
Peace at home is peace in the country. Peace in the country is peace in the world.
Where ignorance is our master, there is no possibility of real peace.
Everything should be as simple as it is, but not simpler.
I quote others only to better express myself.
Never apologise for showing feeling. When you do so, you apologise for the truth.
Do not trust all men, but trust men of worth; the former course is silly, the latter a mark of prudence.