Appreciation is a wonderful thing: It makes what is excellent in others belong to us as well.
Quote by Voltaire
It requires ages to destroy a popular opinion
Doubt is not a pleasant condition, but certainty is absurd.
Common sense is not so common.
I keep to old books, for they teach me something; from the new I learn...
Fear follows crime and is its punishment.
A woman can keep one secret - the secret of her age
Originality is nothing by judicious imitation. The most original writers borrowed one from another.
The great consolation in life is to say what one thinks.
Prejudice is the reason of fools
Opinion has caused more trouble on this little earth than plagues or earthquakes.
I do not agree with what you have to say, but I'll defend to the...
We are rarely proud when we are alone.
In my life, I have prayed but one prayer: oh Lord, make my enemies ridiculous....
By appreciation, we make excellence in others our own property.
I do not agree with a word that you say, but I will defend to...
Let us read and let us dance - two amusements that will never do any...
We must distinguish between speaking to deceive and being silent to be reserved.
It is not love that should be depicted as blind, but self-love.
It is the flash which appears, the thunderbolt will follow.
To the wicked, everything serves as pretext.