HARVARD SQUARE COMMENTARY

July 2, 2007
Wisdom from Polonius


Stephen King

"Only enemies speak the truth; friends and lovers lie endlessly, caught in the web of duty."


Henry David Thoreau

"It takes two to speak the truth: one to speak, and another to hear."


Sophocles

"How dreadful knowledge of the truth can be when there's no help in the truth."


Walter Lippmann

"The study of error is not only in the highest degree prophylactic, but it serves as a stimulating introduction to the study of truth."


Joseph Joubert

"Those who never retract their opinions love themselves more than they love truth."


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