Indeed, history is nothing more than a tableau of crimes and misfortunes.
Quote by Voltaire
Madness is to think of too many things in succession too fast, or of one...
Doubt is not a pleasant condition, but certainty is absurd
He was a great patriot, a humanitarian, a loyal friend - provided, of course, that...
He who has not the spirit of this age, has all the misery of it.
Philosopher: A lover of wisdom, which is to say, Truth
Illusion is the first of the pleasures
I know many books which have bored their readers, but I know of none which...
Each player must accept the cards life deals him or her: but once they are...
One great use of words is to hide our thoughts.
Optimism is the madness of insisting that all is well when we are miserable.
We have a natural right to make use of our pens as of our tongues,...
If God created us in his own image, we have more than reciprocated.
The secret of being a bore... is to tell everything.
I do not agree with what you have to say, but I'll defend to the...
It is not enough to conquer; one must learn to seduce.
What a heavy burden is a name that has become famous too soon.
No problem can withstand the assault of sustained thinking.
Life is thickly sown with thorns, and I know no other remedy than to pass...
Tears are the silent language of grief.
This self-love is the instrument of our preservation; it resembles the provision for the perpetuity...