He shines in the second rank, who is eclipsed in the first.
Quote by Voltaire
Love has features which pierce all hearts, he wears a bandage which conceals the faults...
No snowflake in an avalanche ever feels responsible.
What a heavy burden is a name that has become famous too soon.
I do not agree with a word that you say, but I will defend to...
Liberty guest amiable, Plants both elbows on the table
Men hate the individual whom they call avaricious only because nothing can be gained from...
It is lamentable, that to be a good patriot one must become the enemy of...
I know of nothing more laughable than a doctor who does not die of old...
The husband who decides to surprise his wife is often very much surprised himself.
Judge a person by their questions, rather than their answers.
Only your friends steal your books.
Friendship is the marriage of the soul, and this marriage is liable to divorce.
Once the people begin to reason, all is lost
History is no more than the portrayal of crimes and misfortunes
To the living we owe respect, but to the dead we owe only the truth.
It is as impossible to translate poetry as it is to translate music.
Appreciation is a wonderful thing; it makes what is excellent in others belong to us...
To hold a pen is to be at war.
The secret of being a bore... is to tell everything.
He is a hard man who is only just, and a sad one who is...