It is far better to be silent than merely to increase the quantity of bad books.
Quote by Voltaire
Providence has given us hope and sleep as a compensation for the many cares of...
The mouth obeys poorly when the heart murmurs.
No snowflake in an avalanche ever feels responsible.
I disapprove of what you say, but I defend to the death your right to...
The secret of being a bore... is to tell everything.
It is one of the superstitions of the human mind to have imagined that virginity...
All sects differ, because they come from men; morality is everywhere the same, because it...
Perfection is attained by slow degrees; it requires the hand of time.
The art of medicine consists in amusing the patient while nature cures the disease.
Only your friends steal your books
If you want good laws, burn those you have and make new ones.
I have only ever made one prayer to God, a very short one: O Lord,...
Originality is nothing but judicious imitation. The most original writers borrowed from one another. The...
The very impossibility in which I find myself to prove that God is not, discovers...
When it is a question of money, everybody is of the same religion.
One great use of words is to hide our thoughts
God gave us the gift of life; it is up to us to give ourselves...
Man is free at the moment he wishes to be.
Most men, after a little freedom, have preferred authority with the consoling assurances and the...
Only our individual faith in freedom can keep us free