All men are born with a nose and ten fingers, but no one was born with a knowledge of God.
Quote by Voltaire
He who has not the spirit of this age, has all the misery of it.
The secret of being a bore... is to tell everything.
Appreciation is a wonderful thing. It makes what is excellent in others belong to us...
The first step, my son, which one makes in the world, is the one on...
I know of no great men except those who have rendered great service to the...
If God created us in his own image, we have more than reciprocated.
He who is not just is severe, he who is not wise is sad.
The world embarrasses me, and I cannot dream that this watch exists and has no...
The ancients recommended us to sacrifice to the Graces, but Milton sacrificed to the Devil.
Our country is that spot to which our heart is bound.
All the citizens of a state cannot be equally powerful, but they may be equally...
In my life, I have prayed but one prayer: oh Lord, make my enemies ridiculous....
Stand upright, speak thy thoughts, declare The truth thou hast, that all may share; Be...
What a heavy burden is a name that has become famous too soon.
Minds differ still more than faces
No snowflake in an avalanche ever feels responsible.
History is only the register of crimes and misfortunes.
All the reasonings of men are not worth one sentiment of women.
Of all religions, the Christian should of course inspire the most tolerance, but until now...
He shines in the second rank, who is eclipsed in the first.