"Rumi, who is one of the greatest Persian poets, said that the truth was a mirror in the hands of God. It fell, and broke into pieces. Everybody took a piece of it, and they looked at it and thought they had the truth."
"Everything we hear is an opinion, not a fact. Everything we see is a perspective, not the truth."Mohsen Makhmalbaf on Marcus Aurelius
"Anyone who doesn't take truth seriously in small matters cannot be trusted in large ones either."Mohsen Makhmalbaf on Albert Einstein
"Three things cannot be long hidden: the sun, the moon, and the truth."Mohsen Makhmalbaf 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."Mohsen Makhmalbaf on Martin Luther King, Jr.
"A lie gets halfway around the world before the truth has a chance to get its pants on."Mohsen Makhmalbaf on Winston Churchill
"From 7 in the morning to 11 at night, I was reading. I don't think one can find any other time in one's life to be left alone so much to read in peace like that."