In the case of news, we should always wait for the sacrament of confirmation.
Quote by Voltaire
He who is not just is severe, he who is not wise is sad.
The best way to be boring is to leave nothing out.
The infinitely little have a pride infinitely great.
All the reasonings of men are not worth one sentiment of women.
No problem can withstand the assault of sustained thinking.
Thinking is the greatest torture in the world for most people.
Judge a man by his questions rather than by his answers
He who has not the spirit of this age, has all the misery of it.
Madness is to think of too many things in succession too fast, or of one...
Work spares us from three evils: boredom, vice, and need
I keep to old books, for they teach me something; from the new I learn...
Let us read and let us dance - two amusements that will never do any...
When he to whom one speaks does not understand, and he who speaks himself does...
It is not more surprising to be born twice than once; everything in nature is...
One great use of words is to hide our thoughts
It is fancy rather than taste which produces so many new fashions
The punishment of criminals should be of use; when a man is hanged he is...
The mouth obeys poorly when the heart murmurs.
The Holy Roman Empire is neither Holy, nor Roman, nor an Empire.
Anyone who seeks to destroy the passions instead of controlling them is trying to play...