I put forward formless and unresolved notions, as do those who publish doubtful questions to debate in the schools, not to establish the truth but to seek it.
Plato stands for the union of truth and goodness in the supreme idea of God.
To be afraid is to behave as if the truth were not true.
The truth is that the religious and the scientific processes, though involving different methods, are identical in their final aim. Both aim at reaching the most real.
To tell you the truth, I believe everything – tigers, trees, stones – are sentient in one way or another. You’d never catch me idly kicking a stone, for example.
I believe in the fundamental truth of all great religions of the world.
Hinduism’s basic tenet is that many roads exist by which men have pursued and still pursue their quest for the truth and that none has universal validity.
Some men love truth so much that they seem to be in continual fear lest she should catch a cold on overexposure.
We must never forget that higher knowledge has to do with revering truth and insight and not with revering people.
In fact men will fight for a superstition quite as quickly as for a living truth – often more so, since a superstition is so intangible you cannot get at it to refute it, but truth is a point of view, and so is changeable.