It is vain for the coward to flee; death follows close behind; it is only by defying it that the brave escape.
Quote by Voltaire
Doubt is uncomfortable, certainty is ridiculous.
It is the flash which appears, the thunderbolt will follow.
Let us read and let us dance - two amusements that will never do any...
The Holy Roman Empire is neither Holy, nor Roman, nor an Empire.
He was a great patriot, a humanitarian, a loyal friend - provided, of course, that...
He must be very ignorant for he answers every question he is asked
Tyrants have always some slight shade of virtue; they support the laws before destroying them.
Everything's fine today, that is our illusion.
The great consolation in life is to say what one thinks.
May god defend me from my friends; I can defend myself from my enemies.
If God did not exist, it would be necessary to invent Him.
The ancients recommended us to sacrifice to the Graces, but Milton sacrificed to the Devil.
Inspiration: A peculiar effect of divine flatulence emitted by the Holy Spirit which hisses into...
The sentiment of justice is so natural, and so universally acquired by all mankind, that...
Now, now my good man, this is no time for making enemies.
Prejudice is the reason of fools
Time, which alone makes the reputation of men, ends by making their defects respectable.
Men are equal; it is not birth but virtue that makes the difference
The law, in its majestic equality, forbids the rich as well as the poor to...
The only real equality is in the cemetery
A man has no religion who has not slowly and painfully gathered one together, adding...