By appreciation, we make excellence in others our own property.
Quote by Voltaire
Appreciation is a wonderful thing: It makes what is excellent in others belong to us...
The public is a ferocious beast; one must either chain it or flee from it.
Tyrants have always some slight shade of virtue; they support the laws before destroying them
Madness is to think of too many things in succession too fast, or of one...
A long dispute means both parties are wrong
Indeed, history is nothing more than a tableau of crimes and misfortunes.
When its a question of money, everybody is of the same religion.
My life is a struggle.
Love has features which pierce all hearts, he wears a bandage which conceals the faults...
The safest course is to do nothing against one's conscience. With this secret, we can...
Poetry is the music of the soul, and, above all, of great and feeling souls.
Judge a man by his questions rather than by his answers
If God created us in his own image, we have more than reciprocated.
Better is the enemy of good.
Judge a person by their questions, rather than their answers.
Superstition is to religion what astrology is to astronomy the mad daughter of a wise...
To enjoy life, we must touch much of it lightly.
All men have equal rights to liberty, to their property, and to the protection of...
Leadership and learning are indispensable to each other.
For to be free is not merely to cast off one's chains, but to live...