All murderers are punished unless they kill in large numbers and to the sound of trumpets.
Quote by Voltaire
Pleasure is the object, duty and the goal of all rational creatures.
To enjoy life, we must touch much of it lightly.
Think for yourselves and let others enjoy the privilege to do so, too
The superfluous, a very necessary thing
I hate women because they always know where things are.
Minds differ still more than faces
If you want good laws, burn those you have and make new ones.
Of all religions, the Christian should of course inspire the most tolerance, but until now...
To believe in God is impossible not to believe in Him is absurd.
How inexpressible is the meanness of being a hypocrite! how horrible is it to be...
Illusion is the first of the pleasures
Of all religions, Christianity is without a doubt the one that should inspire tolerance most,...
A long dispute means both parties are wrong
We have a natural right to make use of our pens as of our tongue,...
Behind every successful man stands a surprised mother-in-law.
A man loved by a beautiful woman will always get out of trouble.
Thinking is the greatest torture in the world for most people.
In this country it is a good thing to kill an admiral from time to...
Whoever serves his country well has no need of ancestors.
He who is not just is severe, he who is not wise is sad.