The prehistorical and primitive period represents the true infancy of the mind.
I shall cheerfully bear the reproach of having descended below the dignity of history if I can succeed in placing before the English of the nineteenth century a true picture of the life of their ancestors.
True wisdom comes to each of us when we realize how little we understand about life, ourselves, and the world around us.
There’s naught, no doubt, so much the spirit calms as rum and true religion.
Every fact in my films is true. And yet how often do I have to read over and over again about supposed falsehoods?
I’ve watched my duty, straight an’ true, an’ tried to do it well; Part of the time kept heaven in view, An’ part steered clear of hell.
It is simply not true that war is solely a means to an end, nor do people necessarily fight in order to obtain this objective or that. In fact, the opposite is true: people very often take up one objective or another precisely in order that they may fight.
Everywhere in life, the true question is not what we gain, but what we do.
If evil be spoken of you and it be true, correct yourself, if it be a lie, laugh at it.
The contemporary form of true greatness lies in a civilization founded on the spirituality of work.