Doubt is uncomfortable, certainty is ridiculous.
Quote by Voltaire
It is said that the present is pregnant with the future.
The great consolation in life is to say what one thinks.
Poetry is the music of the soul, and, above all, of great and feeling souls.
What is tolerance? It is the consequence of humanity. We are all formed of frailty...
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It is as impossible to translate poetry as it is to translate music.
All men are born with a nose and ten fingers, but no one was born...
The mouth obeys poorly when the heart murmurs.
Providence has given us hope and sleep as a compensation for the many cares of...
Superstition is to religion what astrology is to astronomy: the mad daughter of a wise...
When he to whom one speaks does not understand, and he who speaks himself does...
It is not love that should be depicted as blind, but self-love.
Common sense is not so common.
Now, now my good man, this is no time for making enemies.
God is a comedian, playing to an audience too afraid to laugh.
The true triumph of reason is that it enables us to get along with those...
It is not inequality which is the real misfortune, it is dependence.
A witty saying proves nothing.
Procrastination is the art of keeping up with yesterday.
I like persons better than principles, and I like persons with no principles better than...