Anyone who seeks to destroy the passions instead of controlling them is trying to play the angel.
Quote by Voltaire
The truths of religion are never so well understood as by those who have lost...
I do not agree with what you have to say, but I'll defend to the...
Doubt is not a pleasant condition, but certainty is absurd.
Work spares us from three evils: boredom, vice, and need
He who has not the spirit of this age, has all the misery of it.
History should be written as philosophy.
No problem can withstand the assault of sustained thinking.
We cannot wish for that we know not.
Thinking is the greatest torture in the world for most people.
The art of medicine consists of amusing the patient while nature cures the disease.
God is a comedian, playing to an audience too afraid to laugh.
Poetry is the music of the soul, and, above all, of great and feeling souls.
A man loved by a beautiful woman will always get out of trouble
Anyone who has the power to make you believe absurdities has the power to make...
Society therefore is an ancient as the world.
Injustice in the end produces independence.
In the case of news, we should always wait for the sacrament of confirmation.
I have lived eighty years of life and know nothing for it, but to be...
Every day brings a chance for you to draw in a breath, kick off your...
We cannot be sure of having something to live for unless we are willing to...