It is not inequality which is the real misfortune, it is dependence.
Quote by Voltaire
Indeed, history is nothing more than a tableau of crimes and misfortunes.
We must cultivate our own garden. When man was put in the garden of Eden...
God is a comedian playing to an audience too afraid to laugh.
Appreciation is a wonderful thing. It makes what is excellent in others belong to us...
Society therefore is an ancient as the world.
Chance is a word void of sense; nothing can exist without a cause.
He who is not just is severe, he who is not wise is sad.
Work is often the father of pleasure.
The little may contrast with the great, in painting, but cannot be said to be...
Appreciation is a wonderful thing: It makes what is excellent in others belong to us...
Originality is nothing but judicious imitation. The most original writers borrowed from one another. The...
He must be very ignorant for he answers every question he is asked
It is the flash which appears, the thunderbolt will follow.
In the case of news, we should always wait for the sacrament of confirmation.
God is not on the side of the big battalions, but on the side of...
It is far better to be silent than merely to increase the quantity of bad...
If God did not exist, it would be necessary to invent him
We cannot always oblige; but we can always speak obligingly.
Do well and you will have no need for ancestors.
In general, the art of government consists of taking as much money as possible from...