If you want good laws, burn those you have and make new ones.
Quote by Voltaire
Prejudice is the reason of fools
Think for yourselves and let others enjoy the privilege to do so, too
A man loved by a beautiful woman will always get out of trouble.
One great use of words is to hide our thoughts.
The ancients recommended us to sacrifice to the Graces, but Milton sacrificed to the Devil.
Now, now my good man, this is no time for making enemies.
All sects differ, because they come from men; morality is everywhere the same, because it...
By appreciation, we make excellence in others our own property.
The history of human opinion is scarcely anything, more than the history of human errors
Indeed, history is nothing more than a tableau of crimes and misfortunes.
Illusion is the first of all pleasures.
Stand upright, speak thy thoughts, declare The truth thou hast, that all may share; Be...
Governments need to have both shepherds and butchers.
Optimism is the madness of insisting that all is well when we are miserable.
Men use thought only as authority for their injustice, and employ speech only to conceal...
The atheists are for the most part impudent and misguided scholars who reason badly, and...
The sovereign is called a tyrant who knows no laws but his caprice.
A long dispute means both parties are wrong
The quarrels of lovers are the renewal of love.
If there are quarrels between the parents or if their marriage is unhappy, the ground...