A woman can keep one secret - the secret of her age
Quote by Voltaire
Being A Woman Quotes
One great use of words is to hide our thoughts.
Minds differ still more than faces
We must distinguish between speaking to deceive and being silent to be reserved.
There are truths which are not for all men, nor for all times.
Now, now my good man, this is no time for making enemies.
It is one of the superstitions of the human mind to have imagined that virginity...
Animals have these advantages over man: they never hear the clock strike, they die without...
The opportunity for doing mischief is found a hundred times a day, and of doing...
I know of no great men except those who have rendered great service to the...
Doctors are men who prescribe medicines of which they know little, to cure diseases of...
The best is the enemy of the good.
What most persons consider as virtue, after the age of 40 is simply a loss...
How pleasant it is for a father to sit at his child's board. It is...
Love has features which pierce all hearts, he wears a bandage which conceals the faults...
Appreciation is a wonderful thing. It makes what is excellent in others belong to us...
Perfection is attained by slow degrees; it requires the hand of time.
Chance is a word void of sense; nothing can exist without a cause.
It requires ages to destroy a popular opinion
Nothing is more conducive to peace of mind than not having any opinion at all.
There is a limit to the legitimate interference of collective opinion with individual independence: and...