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
Every man is a creature of the age in which he lives; very few are...
Everything's fine today, that is our illusion.
God gave us the gift of life; it is up to us to give ourselves...
The infinitely little have a pride infinitely great.
Behind every successful man stands a surprised mother-in-law.
May god defend me from my friends; I can defend myself from my enemies.
Is there anyone so wise as to learn by the experience of others?
The little may contrast with the great, in painting, but cannot be said to be...
Those who can make you believe absurdities can make you commit atrocities.
The true character of liberty is independence, maintained by force
He must be very ignorant for he answers every question he is asked
Doubt is not a pleasant condition, but certainty is absurd.
Man is free at the moment he wishes to be.
He is a hard man who is only just, and a sad one who is...
The art of government is to make two-thirds of a nation pay all it possibly...
No problem can withstand the assault of sustained thinking.
God is not on the side of the big battalions, but on the side of...
Weakness on both sides is, as we know, the motto of all quarrels.
Perfection is attained by slow degrees; it requires the hand of time.
The flowery style is not unsuitable to public speeches or addresses, which amount only to...