All the reasonings of men are not worth one sentiment of women.
Quote by Voltaire
Think for yourselves and let others enjoy the privilege to do so, too.
We are rarely proud when we are alone.
Satire lies about literary men while they live and eulogy lies about them when they...
Anyone who has the power to make you believe absurdities has the power to make...
Common sense is not so common.
He was a great patriot, a humanitarian, a loyal friend - provided, of course, that...
Is there anyone so wise as to learn by the experience of others?
The great consolation in life is to say what one thinks.
Life is thickly sown with thorns, and I know no other remedy than to pass...
Indeed, history is nothing more than a tableau of crimes and misfortunes.
Better is the enemy of good.
The first step, my son, which one makes in the world, is the one on...
We are all full of weakness and errors; let us mutually pardon each other our...
To enjoy life, we must touch much of it lightly.
He who is not just is severe, he who is not wise is sad.
I know many books which have bored their readers, but I know of none which...
Work is often the father of pleasure.
The best way to be boring is to leave nothing out.
Tyrants have always some slight shade of virtue; they support the laws before destroying them.
Very learned women are to be found, in the same manner as female warriors; but...