Doubt is not a pleasant condition, but certainty is absurd
Quote by Voltaire
Perfection is attained by slow degrees; it requires the hand of time.
May god defend me from my friends; I can defend myself from my enemies.
It is dangerous to be right when the government is wrong.
I disapprove of what you say, but I will defend to the death your right...
He who has not the spirit of this age, has all the misery of it.
History should be written as philosophy.
He must be very ignorant for he answers every question he is asked
When he to whom one speaks does not understand, and he who speaks himself does...
No problem can withstand the assault of sustained thinking.
The instruction we find in books is like fire. We fetch it from our neighbours,...
The man who ventures to write contemporary history must expect to be attacked both for...
Marriage is the only adventure open to the cowardly
I do not agree with a word that you say, but I will defend to...
We have a natural right to make use of our pens as of our tongue,...
Appreciation is a wonderful thing: It makes what is excellent in others belong to us...
History is only the register of crimes and misfortunes.
How pleasant it is for a father to sit at his child's board. It is...
It is difficult to free fools from the chains they revere.
The ear is the avenue to the heart.
Men use thought only as authority for their injustice, and employ speech only to conceal...