I have never made but one prayer to God, a very short one: O Lord make my enemies ridiculous. And God granted it.
Quote by Voltaire
It is with books as with men: a very small number play a great part,...
We are rarely proud when we are alone.
The art of medicine consists of amusing the patient while nature cures the disease.
Froth at the top, dregs at bottom, but the middle excellent.
The ladder of success must be set upon something solid before you can start to...
God is a comedian, playing to an audience too afraid to laugh.
Nature has always had more force than education.
The art of government is to make two-thirds of a nation pay all it possibly...
I know of nothing more laughable than a doctor who does not die of old...
I am very fond of truth, but not at all of martyrdom.
Every one goes astray, but the least imprudent are they who repent the soonest.
What a heavy burden is a name that has become too famous.
What a heavy burden is a name that has become famous too soon.
It is difficult to free fools from the chains they revere.
Anyone who has the power to make you believe absurdities has the power to make...
It is not love that should be depicted as blind, but self-love.
Think for yourselves and let others enjoy the privilege to do so, too
The 'how' thinker gets problems solved effectively because he wastes no time with futile 'ifs'.
When you are a Bear of Very Little Brain, and you Think of Things, you...
The jaws of power are always open to devour, and her arm is always stretched...