Common sense is not so common.
Quote by Voltaire
Life is thickly sown with thorns, and I know no other remedy than to pass...
All the citizens of a state cannot be equally powerful, but they may be equally...
All the reasonings of men are not worth one sentiment of women.
The art of medicine consists in amusing the patient while nature cures the disease.
Man is free at the moment he wishes to be.
It is not more surprising to be born twice than once; everything in nature is...
We must cultivate our own garden. When man was put in the garden of Eden...
We never live; we are always in the expectation of living.
May God defend me from my friends; I can defend myself from my enemies.
If God created us in his own image, we have more than reciprocated.
Animals have these advantages over man: they never hear the clock strike, they die without...
God is a comedian, playing to an audience too afraid to laugh.
What then do you call your soul? What idea have you of it? You cannot...
Love truth, and pardon error.
The multitude of books is making us ignorant.
Poetry is the music of the soul, and, above all, of great and feeling souls.
Christianity is the most ridiculous, the most absurd, and bloody religion that has ever infected...
Prejudices are what fools use for reason.
It's a heartache Nothing but a heartache Hits you when it's too late Hits you...
Sometimes you gotta ask yourself, are you being played for a fool?
It (Oxford) is a sanctuary in which exploded systems and obsolete prejudices find shelter and...
Reason is the slow and torturous method by which those who do not know the...