If there were no God, it would be necessary to invent him.
Quote by Voltaire
Use, do not abuse; neither abstinence nor excess ever renders man happy.
Marriage is the only adventure open to the cowardly
He who has not the spirit of this age, has all the misery of it.
Every man is guilty of all the good he did not do.
Repose is a good thing, but boredom is its brother
Life is thickly sown with thorns, and I know no other remedy than to pass...
To rely upon conviction, devotion, and other excellent spiritual qualities - that is not to...
Providence has given us hope and sleep as a compensation for the many cares of...
If there were no God, it would have been necessary to invent him.
A yawn may not be polite, but at least it is an honest opinion
What a heavy burden is a name that has become famous too soon.
The punishment of criminals should be of use; when a man is hanged he is...
In every author let us distinguish the man from his works.
Behind every successful man stands a surprised mother-in-law.
The ideal form of government is democracy tempered with assassination.
Let us read and let us dance - two amusements that will never do any...
The very impossibility in which I find myself to prove that God is not, discovers...
The sentiment of justice is so natural, and so universally acquired by all mankind, that...
Whoever fights, whoever falls, Justice conquers evermore
The administration of justice is the firmest pillar of government
The human spirit is not dead. It lives on in secret... It has come to...