All the known world, excepting only savage nations, is governed by books.
Quote by Voltaire
Once the people begin to reason, all is lost
It is lamentable, that to be a good patriot one must become the enemy of...
Better is the enemy of good.
Meditation is the dissolution of thoughts in Eternal awareness or Pure consciousness without objectification, knowing...
Is there anyone so wise as to learn by the experience of others?
One great use of words is to hide our thoughts.
I do not agree with a word that you say, but I will defend to...
We have a natural right to make use of our pens as of our tongue,...
I have only ever made one prayer to God, a very short one: O Lord,...
Love is a canvas furnished by Nature and embroidered by imagination.
If God did not exist, it would be necessary to invent Him.
It is better to risk saving a guilty man than to condemn an innocent one.
Man is free at the moment he wishes to be.
Doctors are men who prescribe medicines of which they know little, to cure diseases of...
Doubt is not a pleasant condition, but certainty is absurd.
He is a hard man who is only just, and a sad one who is...
Clever tyrants are never punished.
The world embarrasses me, and I cannot dream that this watch exists and has no...
Society therefore is an ancient as the world.
It is hard to free fools from the chains they revere.