I advise you to go on living solely to enrage those who are paying your annuities. It is the only pleasure I have left.
Quote by Voltaire
Tyrants have always some slight shade of virtue; they support the laws before destroying them
It is said that the present is pregnant with the future.
He must be very ignorant for he answers every question he is asked
Now, now my good man, this is no time for making enemies.
God is a comedian playing to an audience too afraid to laugh.
Clever tyrants are never punished.
It is better to risk saving a guilty man than to condemn an innocent one.
As long as people believe in absurdities they will continue to commit atrocities.
If there were no God, it would be necessary to invent him.
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What is tolerance? It is the consequence of humanity. We are all formed of frailty...
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Nothing can be more contrary to religion and the clergy than reason and common sense.
He was a great patriot, a humanitarian, a loyal friend; provided, of course, he really...
Woe to the makers of literal translations, who by rendering every word weaken the meaning!...
Tears are the silent language of grief.
Opinion has caused more trouble on this little earth than plagues or earthquakes.
I die adoring God, loving my friends, not hating my enemies, and detesting superstition
Gold is tested by fire, man by gold
The test of one's behavior pattern is their relationship to society, relationship to work and...