It is far better to be silent than merely to increase the quantity of bad books.
Quote by Voltaire
It is one of the superstitions of the human mind to have imagined that virginity...
Tears are the silent language of grief
History is fables agreed upon.
One great use of words is to hide our thoughts.
It is better to risk saving a guilty man than to condemn an innocent one.
Doubt is not a pleasant condition, but certainty is absurd.
Think for yourselves and let others enjoy the privilege to do so, too.
Inspiration: A peculiar effect of divine flatulence emitted by the Holy Spirit which hisses into...
The art of medicine consists in amusing the patient while nature cures the disease.
We are rarely proud when we are alone.
History is only the register of crimes and misfortunes.
Appreciation is a wonderful thing: It makes what is excellent in others belong to us...
The true triumph of reason is that it enables us to get along with those...
Fear follows crime and is its punishment.
Let us read and let us dance - two amusements that will never do any...
There are truths which are not for all men, nor for all times.
Prejudices are what fools use for reason.
It is better to risk saving a guilty person than to condemn an innocent one.
The guilty think all talk is of themselves
Guilt is perhaps the most painful companion of death.
I don't want to repeat my innocence. I want the pleasure of losing it again.
Justice is the infrastructure of proprietorship.
Mercy but murders, pardoning those that kill.