There are only two people who can tell you the truth about yourself - an enemy who has lost his temper and a friend who loves you dearly.
We were talking about the space between us all and the people who hide themselves behind a wall of illusion. Never glimpse the truth - then it's far too late when they pass away.
I like to tell young people to work hard for your goals and live in the moment.
As long as one person lives in darkness then it seems to be a responsibility to tell other people.
When you want to fool the world, tell the truth.
If liberty means anything at all, it means the right to tell people what they do not want to hear.
People always tell me, 'Don't work so much', but I can't help it. I feel like all the things I've done are important to get to this adult stage and now I'm getting all these adult offers, so it's working.
To tell you the truth, in my work, love is always in opposition to the elements. It creates dilemmas. It brings in suffering. We can't live with it, and we can't live without it. You'll rarely find a happy ending in my work.
Perhaps the mission of those who love mankind is to make people laugh at the truth, to make truth laugh, because the only truth lies in learning to free ourselves from insane passion for the truth.
Man is least himself when he talks in his own person. Give him a mask, and he will tell you the truth.
I went into the business for the money, and the art grew out of it. If people are disillusioned by that remark, I can't help it. It's the truth.
The right really dominates radio, and it's amazing how much energy the right spends telling us that the press is slanted to the left when it really isn't. They want to shut other people up. They really don't understand the First Amendment.
A writer should have this little voice inside of you saying, Tell the truth. Reveal a few secrets here.
I'm always trying to do the impossible to please people. It comes from not being secure in myself and not looking at the things within I have to fix. Sometimes you keep going because you don't want to face the truth.
In a time of universal deceit - telling the truth is a revolutionary act.
Sometimes I've gotten photographs back and people have literally shaven off pieces of me, and I tell them to put it back.
People have forgotten how to tell a story. Stories don't have a middle or an end any more. They usually have a beginning that never stops beginning.
No, no I'm not, no, but I just think... when people are naked it tells you a lot about their relationships.
So you know what I'm gonna do? I'm gonna do something really outrageous, I'm gonna tell the truth.
People hear that and say I'm being modest, but I am not a modest person, but I have to be truthful about what I'm doing and what I'm doing is channeling.
In times of universal deceit, telling the truth will be a revolutionary act.
To tell you the truth, in my work, love is always in opposition to the elements. It creates dilemmas. It brings in suffering.
People want to know why I do this, why I write such gross stuff. I like to tell them I have the heart of a small boy... and I keep it in a jar on my desk.
There are people who can do all fine and heroic things but one - keep from telling their happiness to the unhappy.
You know what the Englishman's idea of compromise is? He says, Some people say there is a God. Some people say there is no God. The truth probably lies somewhere between these two statements.