Every man is a creature of the age in which he lives; very few are able to raise themselves above the ideas of their times.
Quote by Voltaire
It is one of the superstitions of the human mind to have imagined that virginity...
Clever tyrants are never punished.
Meditation is the dissolution of thoughts in Eternal awareness or Pure consciousness without objectification, knowing...
He must be very ignorant for he answers every question he is asked
The ancient Romans built their greatest masterpieces of architecture, their amphitheaters, for wild beasts to...
A long dispute means both parties are wrong
The sentiment of justice is so natural, and so universally acquired by all mankind, that...
Thinking is the greatest torture in the world for most people.
A yawn may not be polite, but at least it is an honest opinion
To succeed in the world it is not enough to be stupid, you must also...
Perfection is attained by slow degrees; it requires the hand of time.
Never argue at the dinner table, for the one who is not hungry always gets...
The safest course is to do nothing against one's conscience. With this secret, we can...
No problem can withstand the assault of sustained thinking.
Doubt is uncomfortable, certainty is ridiculous.
One merit of poetry few persons will deny: it says more and in fewer words...
An ideal form of government is democracy tempered with assassination.
Let us read and let us dance - two amusements that will never do any...
Better is the enemy of good.
Life is thickly sown with thorns, and I know no other remedy than to pass...