God is a comedian, playing to an audience too afraid to laugh.
Quote by Voltaire
By appreciation, we make excellence in others our own property.
If you want good laws, burn those you have and make new ones.
It is not sufficient to see and to know the beauty of a work. We...
Appreciation is a wonderful thing. It makes what is excellent in others belong to us...
What is tolerance? It is the consequence of humanity. We are all formed of frailty...
Inspiration: A peculiar effect of divine flatulence emitted by the Holy Spirit which hisses into...
It is lamentable, that to be a good patriot one must become the enemy of...
To believe in God is impossible not to believe in Him is absurd.
Originality is nothing by judicious imitation. The most original writers borrowed one from another.
In the case of news, we should always wait for the sacrament of confirmation.
Time, which alone makes the reputation of men, ends by making their defects respectable.
The safest course is to do nothing against one's conscience. With this secret, we can...
To the wicked, everything serves as pretext.
Opinion has caused more trouble on this little earth than plagues or earthquakes.
Marriage is the only adventure open to the cowardly
A man loved by a beautiful woman will always get out of trouble.
All the citizens of a state cannot be equally powerful, but they may be equally...
Froth at the top, dregs at bottom, but the middle excellent.
He was a great patriot, a humanitarian, a loyal friend; provided, of course, he really...
Society therefore is an ancient as the world.