I doubt if a single individual could be found from the whole of mankind free from some form of insanity. The only difference is one of degree. A man who sees a gourd and takes it for his wife is…
Quote by Desiderius Erasmus
Desiderius Erasmus Quotes
Reflection is a flower of the mind, giving out wholesome fragrance; but revelry is the...
Human affairs are so obscure and various that nothing can be clearly known.
Concealed talent brings no reputation.
If you keep thinking about what you want to do or what you hope will...
Nature, more of a stepmother than a mother in several ways, has sown a seed...
He who allows oppression shares the crime.
By burning Luther's books you may rid your bookshelves of him, but you will not...
Give light, and the darkness will disappear of itself.
Nothing is as peevish and pedantic as men's judgments of one another.
Women, can't live with them, can't live without them.
Fools are without number.
Fortune favors the audacious.
Nowadays the rage for possession has got to such a pitch that there is nothing...
War is sweet to those who have not experienced it
The more ignorant, reckless and thoughtless a doctor is, the higher his reputation soars even...
In the country of the blind the one eyed man is king.
To know nothing is the happiest life
War is delightful to those who have had no experience of it.
Almost every war ends, properly, with its veterans feeling deceived and pointless and gullible, with...
The atomic bomb made the prospect of future war unendurable. It has led us up...