He must be very ignorant for he answers every question he is asked
Quote by Voltaire
Society therefore is an ancient as the world.
Behind every successful man stands a surprised mother-in-law.
To believe in God is impossible not to believe in Him is absurd.
The best government is a benevolent tyranny tempered by an occasional assassination.
It is far better to be silent than merely to increase the quantity of bad...
Those who can make you believe absurdities can make you commit atrocities.
How pleasant it is for a father to sit at his child's board. It is...
To enjoy life, we must touch much of it lightly.
God is a comedian, playing to an audience too afraid to laugh.
It is not love that should be depicted as blind, but self-love.
It is forbidden to kill; therefore all murderers are punished unless they kill in large...
Nothing can be more contrary to religion and the clergy than reason and common sense
Froth at the top, dregs at bottom, but the middle excellent.
The atheists are for the most part impudent and misguided scholars who reason badly, and...
I know many books which have bored their readers, but I know of none which...
Madness is to think of too many things in succession too fast, or of one...
I have never made but one prayer to God, a very short one: O Lord...
The safest course is to do nothing against one's conscience. With this secret, we can...
We are rarely proud when we are alone.
The first step, my son, which one makes in the world, is the one on...