"The exact contrary of what is generally believed is often the truth."
"Everything we hear is an opinion, not a fact. Everything we see is a perspective, not the truth."Jean de la Bruyere on Marcus Aurelius
"Anyone who doesn't take truth seriously in small matters cannot be trusted in large ones either."Jean de la Bruyere on Albert Einstein
"Three things cannot be long hidden: the sun, the moon, and the truth."Jean de la Bruyere 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."Jean de la Bruyere on Martin Luther King, Jr.
"A lie gets halfway around the world before the truth has a chance to get its pants on."Jean de la Bruyere on Winston Churchill
"They that have lived a single day have lived an age."
"All men's misfortunes spring from their hatred of being alone."
"All of our unhappiness comes from our inability to be alone."
"We perceive when love begins and when it declines by our embarrassment when alone together."
"At the beginning and at the end of love, the two lovers are embarrassed to find themselves alone."