Appreciation is a wonderful thing: It makes what is excellent in others belong to us as well.
Quote by Voltaire
The multitude of books is making us ignorant.
Fear follows crime and is its punishment.
In my life, I have prayed but one prayer: oh Lord, make my enemies ridiculous....
In every author let us distinguish the man from his works.
No snowflake in an avalanche ever feels responsible.
If there were no God, it would be necessary to invent him.
Only your friends steal your books.
One great use of words is to hide our thoughts
To believe in God is impossible not to believe in Him is absurd.
Appreciation is a wonderful thing. It makes what is excellent in others belong to us...
Tyrants have always some slight shade of virtue; they support the laws before destroying them
Thinking is the greatest torture in the world for most people.
Superstition is to religion what astrology is to astronomy: the mad daughter of a wise...
I die adoring God, loving my friends, not hating my enemies, and detesting superstition
An ideal form of government is democracy tempered with assassination.
To succeed in the world it is not enough to be stupid, you must also...
The infinitely little have a pride infinitely great.
Satire lies about literary men while they live and eulogy lies about them when they...
To hold a pen is to be at war.
I should like to lie at your feet and die in your arms.