Illusion is the first of all pleasures.
Quote by Voltaire
We are all full of weakness and errors; let us mutually pardon each other our...
When its a question of money, everybody is of the same religion.
Illusion is the first of the pleasures
Of all religions, the Christian should of course inspire the most tolerance, but until now...
Doubt is uncomfortable, certainty is ridiculous.
The art of government is to make two-thirds of a nation pay all it possibly...
Think for yourselves and let others enjoy the privilege to do so, too
The public is a ferocious beast; one must either chain it or flee from it.
All sects differ, because they come from men; morality is everywhere the same, because it...
This self-love is the instrument of our preservation; it resembles the provision for the perpetuity...
No snowflake in an avalanche ever feels responsible.
Inspiration: A peculiar effect of divine flatulence emitted by the Holy Spirit which hisses into...
Poetry is the music of the soul, and, above all, of great and feeling souls.
A woman can keep one secret - the secret of her age.
How pleasant it is for a father to sit at his child's board. It is...
Let us read and let us dance - two amusements that will never do any...
In every author let us distinguish the man from his works.
Doubt is not a pleasant condition, but certainty is absurd
The problem with the world is that the intelligent people are full of doubts while...
Doubt is a pain too lonely to know that faith is his twin brother.