Falsehood is easy, truth so difficult.
If Darwin's theory should be true, it will not degrade man; it will simply raise the whole animal world into dignity, leaving man as far in advance as he is at present
Falsehood is so easy, truth so difficult.. Examine your words well, and you will find that even when you have no motive to be false, it is a very hard thing to say the exact truth, even about your own immediate feelings -- much harder than to say something fine about them which is the exact truth.
People are almost always better than their neighbors think they are.
She was no longer struggling against the perception of facts, but adjusting herself to their clearest perception.
Truth has rough flavours if we bite it through.
You told me the truth when you said to me once, There's a sort of wrong that can never be made up for.