I have lived eighty years of life and know nothing for it, but to be resigned and tell myself that flies are born to be eaten by spiders and man to be devoured by sorrow.
Quote by Voltaire
Think for yourselves and let others enjoy the privilege to do so, too
I do not agree with what you have to say, but I'll defend to the...
It is better to risk saving a guilty man than to condemn an innocent one.
The art of medicine consists of amusing the patient while nature cures the disease.
Life is thickly sown with thorns, and I know no other remedy than to pass...
Nothing would be more tiresome than eating and drinking if God had not made them...
Prejudices are what fools use for reason.
The art of government is to make two-thirds of a nation pay all it possibly...
What most persons consider as virtue, after the age of 40 is simply a loss...
My life is a struggle.
Now, now my good man, this is no time for making enemies.
Pleasure is the object, duty and the goal of all rational creatures.
What is tolerance? It is the consequence of humanity. We are all formed of frailty...
I know of nothing more laughable than a doctor who does not die of old...
He must be very ignorant for he answers every question he is asked.
Weakness on both sides is, as we know, the motto of all quarrels.
It is dangerous to be right in matters on which the established authorities are wrong.
Madness is to think of too many things in succession too fast, or of one...
There is always some madness in love. But there is also always some reason in...
I have found both freedom and safety in my madness; the freedom of loneliness and...