Behind every successful man stands a surprised mother-in-law.
Quote by Voltaire
Prejudices are what fools use for reason.
Nothing can be more contrary to religion and the clergy than reason and common sense.
We have a natural right to make use of our pens as of our tongues,...
Opinion has caused more trouble on this little earth than plagues or earthquakes.
Time, which alone makes the reputation of men, ends by making their defects respectable.
The punishment of criminals should be of use; when a man is hanged he is...
Judge a man by his questions rather than by his answers
The art of government is to make two-thirds of a nation pay all it possibly...
He who is not just is severe, he who is not wise is sad.
The great consolation in life is to say what one thinks.
Anything that is too stupid to be spoken is sung.
Is there anyone so wise as to learn by the experience of others?
Meditation is the dissolution of thoughts in Eternal awareness or Pure consciousness without objectification, knowing...
No problem can withstand the assault of sustained thinking.
What most persons consider as virtue, after the age of 40 is simply a loss...
Men use thought only as authority for their injustice, and employ speech only to conceal...
The husband who decides to surprise his wife is often very much surprised himself.
The progress of rivers to the ocean is not so rapid as that of man...
It is dangerous to be right in matters on which the established authorities are wrong.
The sovereign is called a tyrant who knows no laws but his caprice.