Anyone who seeks to destroy the passions instead of controlling them is trying to play the angel.
Quote by Voltaire
The infinitely little have a pride infinitely great.
Time, which alone makes the reputation of men, ends by making their defects respectable.
A man loved by a beautiful woman will always get out of trouble.
Perfection is attained by slow degrees; it requires the hand of time
No snowflake in an avalanche ever feels responsible.
All men are born with a nose and ten fingers, but no one was born...
A yawn may not be polite, but at least it is an honest opinion
Chance is a word void of sense; nothing can exist without a cause.
The art of medicine consists of amusing the patient while nature cures the disease.
Love has features which pierce all hearts, he wears a bandage which conceals the faults...
Self-love is the instrument of our preservation.
Liberty guest amiable, Plants both elbows on the table
Optimism is the madness of insisting that all is well when we are miserable.
Work is often the father of pleasure.
Injustice in the end produces independence.
Men are equal; it is not birth but virtue that makes the difference
Life is thickly sown with thorns, and I know no other remedy than to pass...
I know of no great men except those who have rendered great service to the...
Tremendous amounts of talent are lost to our society just because that talent wears a...
Joy can be real only if people look upon their life as a service, and...
The test of our progress is not whether we add to the abundance of those...