He shines in the second rank, who is eclipsed in the first.
Quote by Voltaire
Stand upright, speak thy thoughts, declare The truth thou hast, that all may share; Be...
The only way to comprehend what mathematicians mean by Infinity is to contemplate the extent...
Do well and you will have no need for ancestors.
The safest course is to do nothing against one's conscience. With this secret, we can...
We cannot wish for that we know not.
The husband who decides to surprise his wife is often very much surprised himself.
All the reasonings of men are not worth one sentiment of women.
The ideal form of government is democracy tempered with assassination.
The best way to be boring is to leave nothing out.
I know of nothing more laughable than a doctor who does not die of old...
He is a hard man who is only just, and a sad one who is...
Love has features which pierce all hearts, he wears a bandage which conceals the faults...
We cannot always oblige; but we can always speak obligingly.
Use do not abuse, neither abstinence nor excess ever renders man happy.
The opportunity for doing mischief is found a hundred times a day, and of doing...
Appreciation is a wonderful thing; it makes what is excellent in others belong to us...
Appreciation is a wonderful thing: It makes what is excellent in others belong to us...
An ideal form of government is democracy tempered with assassination.
It is forbidden to kill; therefore all murderers are punished unless they kill in large...
All styles are good except the tiresome kind.