"There is no truth. There is only perception."
"Everything we hear is an opinion, not a fact. Everything we see is a perspective, not the truth."Gustave Flaubert on Marcus Aurelius
"Anyone who doesn't take truth seriously in small matters cannot be trusted in large ones either."Gustave Flaubert on Albert Einstein
"Three things cannot be long hidden: the sun, the moon, and the truth."Gustave Flaubert on Buddha
"I believe that unarmed truth and unconditional love will have the final word in reality. This is why right, temporarily defeated, is stronger than evil triumphant."Gustave Flaubert on Martin Luther King, Jr.
"A lie gets halfway around the world before the truth has a chance to get its pants on."Gustave Flaubert on Winston Churchill
"Oh, if I had been loved at the age of seventeen, what an idiot I would be today. Happiness is like smallpox: if you catch it too soon, it can completely ruin your constitution."
"I have the handicap of being born with a special language to which I alone have the key."
"Artists who seek perfection in everything are those who cannot attain it in anything."
"Of all lies, art is the least untrue."
"The art of writing is the art of discovering what you believe."