Doctors are men who prescribe medicines of which they know little, to cure diseases of which they know less, in human beings of whom they know nothing
Quote by Voltaire
Common sense is not so common.
In every author let us distinguish the man from his works.
In this country it is a good thing to kill an admiral from time to...
Tears are the silent language of grief
The world embarrasses me, and I cannot dream that this watch exists and has no...
The art of medicine consists in amusing the patient while nature cures the disease.
Doubt is not a pleasant condition, but certainty is absurd.
When he who hears does not know what he who speaks means, and when he...
What most persons consider as virtue, after the age of 40 is simply a loss...
Think for yourselves and let others enjoy the privilege to do so, too
I advise you to go on living solely to enrage those who are paying your...
I have never made but one prayer to God, a very short one: 'O Lord,...
Only your friends steal your books.
He is a hard man who is only just, and a sad one who is...
Everything's fine today, that is our illusion.
The best way to be boring is to leave nothing out.
If there were no God, it would be necessary to invent him.
It is lamentable, that to be a good patriot one must become the enemy of...
It is not sufficient to see and to know the beauty of a work. We...
The Holy Roman Empire is neither Holy, nor Roman, nor an Empire.