Doubt is not a pleasant condition, but certainty is absurd
Quote by Voltaire
Do well and you will have no need for ancestors.
Man is free at the moment he wishes to be.
All the known world, excepting only savage nations, is governed by books.
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The multitude of books is making us ignorant.
Love truth, and pardon error.
In the case of news, we should always wait for the sacrament of confirmation.
May god defend me from my friends; I can defend myself from my enemies.
Everything's fine today, that is our illusion.
Very often, say what you will, a knave is only a fool.
Doubt is uncomfortable, certainty is ridiculous.
By appreciation, we make excellence in others our own property.
Life is thickly sown with thorns, and I know no other remedy than to pass...
May God defend me from my friends; I can defend myself from my enemies.
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Common sense is not so common.
Fear follows crime and is its punishment.
It is better to risk saving a guilty man than to condemn an innocent one.
All murderers are punished unless they kill in large numbers and to the sound of...