Crude absurdities, trivial nonsense, and sublime truths are equally potent in readying people for self-sacrifice if they are accepted as the sole, eternal truth
When we believe ourselves in possession of the only truth, we are likely to be indifferent to common everyday truths.
Whenever we proclaim the uniqueness of a religion, a truth, a leader, a nation, a race, a part or a holy cause, we are also proclaiming our own uniqueness.
Add a few drops of venom to a half truth and you have an absolute truth.
How terribly hard and almost impossible it is to tell the truth. More than anything else, the artist in us prevents us from telling aught as it really happened. We deal with the truth as the cook deals with meat and vegetables.
The weakness of a soul is proportionate to the number of truths that must be kept from it.