Doubt is not a pleasant condition, but certainty is absurd.
Quote by Voltaire
Providence has given us hope and sleep as a compensation for the many cares of...
All the reasonings of men are not worth one sentiment of women.
A witty saying proves nothing.
Men are equal; it is not birth but virtue that makes the difference
Chance is a word void of sense; nothing can exist without a cause.
Friendship is the marriage of the soul, and this marriage is liable to divorce.
One great use of words is to hide our thoughts
The true character of liberty is independence, maintained by force
The public is a ferocious beast; one must either chain it or flee from it.
If there were no God, it would be necessary to invent him.
The infinitely little have a pride infinitely great.
It is not inequality which is the real misfortune, it is dependence.
It is as impossible to translate poetry as it is to translate music.
To enjoy life, we must touch much of it lightly.
Clever tyrants are never punished.
The art of medicine consists in amusing the patient while nature cures the disease.
God is a comedian, playing to an audience too afraid to laugh.
It is not known precisely where angels dwell whether in the air, the void, or...
I believe that God prays in us and through us, whether we are praying or...
Christianity takes for granted the absence of any self-help and offers a power which is...