It is dangerous to be right when the government is wrong.
Quote by Voltaire
A long dispute means both parties are wrong
We never live; we are always in the expectation of living.
When it is a question of money, everybody is of the same religion.
It is not known precisely where angels dwell whether in the air, the void, or...
Our country is that spot to which our heart is bound.
Doubt is uncomfortable, certainty is ridiculous.
We must distinguish between speaking to deceive and being silent to be reserved.
Men use thought only as authority for their injustice, and employ speech only to conceal...
Only your friends steal your books.
Nothing can be more contrary to religion and the clergy than reason and common sense.
It is as impossible to translate poetry as it is to translate music.
The Holy Roman Empire is neither Holy, nor Roman, nor an Empire.
I know of nothing more laughable than a doctor who does not die of old...
One merit of poetry few persons will deny: it says more and in fewer words...
Illusion is the first of the pleasures
It is better to risk saving a guilty man than to condemn an innocent one.
The great consolation in life is to say what one thinks.
The husband who decides to surprise his wife is often very much surprised himself.
The true triumph of reason is that it enables us to get along with those...
Anything that is too stupid to be spoken is sung.