It is an infantile superstition of the human spirit that virginity would be thought a virtue and not the barrier that separates ignorance from knowledge
Quote by Voltaire
God is a comedian, playing to an audience too afraid to laugh.
The instruction we find in books is like fire. We fetch it from our neighbours,...
I have never made but one prayer to God, a very short one: O Lord...
Common sense is not so common.
God is a comedian playing to an audience too afraid to laugh.
If there were no God, it would be necessary to invent him.
Love has features which pierce all hearts, he wears a bandage which conceals the faults...
Originality is nothing by judicious imitation. The most original writers borrowed one from another.
If God did not exist, it would be necessary to invent him
Is there anyone so wise as to learn by the experience of others?
Thinking is the greatest torture in the world for most people.
It is forbidden to kill; therefore all murderers are punished unless they kill in large...
To believe in God is impossible - to not believe in Him is absurd
I disapprove of what you say, but I will defend to the death your right...
Every man is a creature of the age in which he lives; very few are...
It is not inequality which is the real misfortune, it is dependence.
Nothing can be more contrary to religion and the clergy than reason and common sense.
The ear is the avenue to the heart.
We must distinguish between speaking to deceive and being silent to be reserved.
As long as people believe in absurdities they will continue to commit atrocities.