Whoever is careless with the truth in small matters cannot be trusted with important matters.
In ‘Healing the Soul of America,’ I wrote about Gandhi’s notion of soul force in politics and why it matters to stand on your truth.
Priests, ministers and rabbis are asking where the children are going. Slowly but surely, they’re seeing that people are hungry for something beyond the doctrine. It isn’t that they don’t want religious truth. But they want the mystical core, the heart of the religious truth.
I believe that hunger for a ‘lost dimension’ of experience is a natural yearning in all of us, and it doesn’t go away just because we ignore it. It is evidenced among other places in the millions of children and adults who obsessively read the ‘Harry Potter’ books. It is said that fiction is where
The truth is found when men are free to pursue it.
Three things cannot be long hidden: the sun, the moon, and the truth.
The truth is, I’ve never fooled anyone. I’ve let men sometimes fool themselves.
It is impossible to struggle for civil rights, equal rights for blacks, without including whites. Because equal rights, fair play, justice, are all like the air: we all have it, or none of us has it. That is the truth of it.
A lie can travel half way around the world while the truth is putting on its shoes.
Truth is everybody is going to hurt you: you just gotta find the ones worth suffering for.