Is there anyone.. Who will maintain that the Party System could have been created by people particularly fond of truth?
Half a truth is better than no politics.
In matters of truth the fact that you don't want to publish something is, nine times out of ten, a proof that you ought to publish it.
Truth must of necessity be stranger than fiction.. For fiction is the creation of the human mind, and therefore is congenial to it.
Briefly, you can only find truth with logic if you have already found truth without it.
A good novel tells us the truth about its hero; but a bad novel tells us the truth about its author.
No man ought to write at all, or even to speak at all, unless he thinks that he is in truth and the other man in error. In similar style, I hold that I am dogmatic and right, while Mr. Shaw is dogmatic and wrong.