An ideal form of government is democracy tempered with assassination.
Quote by Voltaire
Doctors are men who prescribe medicines of which they know little, to cure diseases of...
All the reasonings of men are not worth one sentiment of women.
It is dangerous to be right in matters on which the established authorities are wrong.
To the wicked, everything serves as pretext.
We have a natural right to make use of our pens as of our tongue,...
Every one goes astray, but the least imprudent are they who repent the soonest.
I do not agree with a word that you say, but I will defend to...
Inspiration: A peculiar effect of divine flatulence emitted by the Holy Spirit which hisses into...
It is better to risk saving a guilty person than to condemn an innocent one.
Prejudices are what fools use for reason.
Every man is guilty of all the good he did not do.
Never argue at the dinner table, for the one who is not hungry always gets...
If there were no God, it would be necessary to invent him.
May god defend me from my friends; I can defend myself from my enemies.
This self-love is the instrument of our preservation; it resembles the provision for the perpetuity...
A man loved by a beautiful woman will always get out of trouble
Society therefore is an ancient as the world.
It is one of the superstitions of the human mind to have imagined that virginity...
The little may contrast with the great, in painting, but cannot be said to be...
Time, which alone makes the reputation of men, ends by making their defects respectable.