All the reasonings of men are not worth one sentiment of women.
Quote by Voltaire
Only your friends steal your books.
Originality is nothing but judicious imitation. The most original writers borrowed from one another. The...
We cannot always oblige; but we can always speak obligingly.
Never argue at the dinner table, for the one who is not hungry always gets...
Divorce is probably of nearly the same date as marriage. I believe, however, that marriage...
All murderers are punished unless they kill in large numbers and to the sound of...
Anyone who seeks to destroy the passions instead of controlling them is trying to play...
If you want good laws, burn those you have and make new ones.
Let us read and let us dance - two amusements that will never do any...
The ancients recommended us to sacrifice to the Graces, but Milton sacrificed to the Devil.
We are rarely proud when we are alone.
To enjoy life, we must touch much of it lightly.
He was a great patriot, a humanitarian, a loyal friend; provided, of course, he really...
An ideal form of government is democracy tempered with assassination.
Men use thought only as authority for their injustice, and employ speech only to conceal...
Poetry is the music of the soul, and, above all, of great and feeling souls.
It is one of the superstitions of the human mind to have imagined that virginity...
Injustice in the end produces independence.
Think for yourselves and let others enjoy the privilege to do so, too.
We cannot wish for that we know not.