"Anyone entrusted with power will abuse it if not also animated with the love of truth and virtue, no matter whether he be a prince, or one of the people."
"Everything we hear is an opinion, not a fact. Everything we see is a perspective, not the truth."Jean de La Fontaine on Marcus Aurelius
"Anyone who doesn't take truth seriously in small matters cannot be trusted in large ones either."Jean de La Fontaine on Albert Einstein
"Three things cannot be long hidden: the sun, the moon, and the truth."Jean de La Fontaine 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 Fontaine 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 Fontaine on Winston Churchill
"By the work one knows the workman."
"It is impossible to please all the world and one's father."
"Death never takes the wise man by surprise, he is always ready to go."
"Everyone has his faults which he continually repeats: neither fear nor shame can cure them."
"Everyone believes very easily whatever they fear or desire."