All the known world, excepting only savage nations, is governed by books.
Quote by Voltaire
A man loved by a beautiful woman will always get out of trouble
I disapprove of what you say, but I defend to the death your right to...
What most persons consider as virtue, after the age of 40 is simply a loss...
Doubt is not a pleasant condition, but certainty is absurd.
Better is the enemy of good.
Opinion has caused more trouble on this little earth than plagues or earthquakes.
It is fancy rather than taste which produces so many new fashions
What a heavy burden is a name that has become too famous.
He is a hard man who is only just, and a sad one who is...
Life is thickly sown with thorns, and I know no other remedy than to pass...
Nothing would be more tiresome than eating and drinking if God had not made them...
All the reasonings of men are not worth one sentiment of women.
Love has features which pierce all hearts, he wears a bandage which conceals the faults...
Injustice in the end produces independence.
The best government is a benevolent tyranny tempered by an occasional assassination.
The punishment of criminals should be of use; when a man is hanged he is...
Regimen is superior to medicine, especially as, from time immemorial, out of every hundred physicians,...
The sovereign is called a tyrant who knows no laws but his caprice.
Perfection is attained by slow degrees; it requires the hand of time.
One great use of words is to hide our thoughts.