Christianity is the most ridiculous, the most absurd, and bloody religion that has ever infected the world
Quote by Voltaire
Philosopher: A lover of wisdom, which is to say, Truth
A witty saying proves nothing.
There are truths which are not for all men, nor for all times.
If God did not exist, it would be necessary to invent him
By appreciation, we make excellence in others our own property.
History is no more than the portrayal of crimes and misfortunes
Time, which alone makes the reputation of men, ends by making their defects respectable.
He was a great patriot, a humanitarian, a loyal friend - provided, of course, that...
Anyone who has the power to make you believe absurdities has the power to make...
The first step, my son, which one makes in the world, is the one on...
Illusion is the first of the pleasures
History is fables agreed upon.
If you want good laws, burn those you have and make new ones.
Men use thought only as authority for their injustice, and employ speech only to conceal...
We are rarely proud when we are alone.
Fear follows crime and is its punishment.
Judge a man by his questions rather than his answers.
I do not agree with a word that you say, but I will defend to...
I balanced all, brought all to mind, the years to come seemed waste of breath,...
The dread of criticism is the death of genius.