A woman can keep one secret - the secret of her age.
Quote by Voltaire
All men have equal rights to liberty, to their property, and to the protection of...
Use, do not abuse; neither abstinence nor excess ever renders man happy.
Weakness on both sides is, as we know, the motto of all quarrels.
A yawn may not be polite, but at least it is an honest opinion
Illusion is the first of the pleasures
It is difficult to free fools from the chains they revere.
The punishment of criminals should be of use; when a man is hanged he is...
Chance is a word void of sense; nothing can exist without a cause.
The secret of being a bore... is to tell everything.
The flowery style is not unsuitable to public speeches or addresses, which amount only to...
Whoever serves his country well has no need of ancestors.
Christianity is the most ridiculous, the most absurd, and bloody religion that has ever infected...
It is as impossible to translate poetry as it is to translate music.
It is not inequality which is the real misfortune, it is dependence.
How inexpressible is the meanness of being a hypocrite! how horrible is it to be...
God is a comedian playing to an audience too afraid to laugh.
An ideal form of government is democracy tempered with assassination.
Men hate the individual whom they call avaricious only because nothing can be gained from...
The husband who decides to surprise his wife is often very much surprised himself.
He must be very ignorant for he answers every question he is asked.