I know of no great men except those who have rendered great service to the human race.
Quote by Voltaire
Social Service Quotes
We cannot always oblige; but we can always speak obligingly.
Love is a canvas furnished by Nature and embroidered by imagination.
Use, do not abuse; neither abstinence nor excess ever renders man happy.
It is the flash which appears, the thunderbolt will follow.
Friendship is the marriage of the soul, and this marriage is liable to divorce.
Philosopher: A lover of wisdom, which is to say, Truth
The public is a ferocious beast; one must either chain it or flee from it.
The opportunity for doing mischief is found a hundred times a day, and of doing...
I die adoring God, loving my friends, not hating my enemies, and detesting superstition
It is not known precisely where angels dwell whether in the air, the void, or...
Let us work without theorizing, tis the only way to make life endurable.
No snowflake in an avalanche ever feels responsible.
Very often, say what you will, a knave is only a fool.
Behind every successful man stands a surprised mother-in-law.
God is a comedian playing to an audience too afraid to laugh.
Paradise was made for tender hearts; hell, for loveless hearts.
The history of human opinion is scarcely anything, more than the history of human errors
Originality is nothing but judicious imitation. The most original writers borrowed from one another. The...
A truly great book should be read in youth, again in maturity and once more...
The megaselling books by celebrities are not so much books as products.