Better is the enemy of good.
As long as people believe in absurdities they will continue to commit atrocities.
Behind every successful man stands a surprised mother-in-law.
He was a great patriot, a humanitarian, a loyal friend; provided, of course, he really is dead.
All murderers are punished unless they kill in large numbers and to the sound of trumpets.
All styles are good except the tiresome kind.
All the reasonings of men are not worth one sentiment of women.
An ideal form of government is democracy tempered with assassination.