It requires ages to destroy a popular opinion
Quote by Voltaire
He who is not just is severe, he who is not wise is sad.
The multitude of books is making us ignorant.
All the citizens of a state cannot be equally powerful, but they may be equally...
Illusion is the first of the pleasures
Repose is a good thing, but boredom is its brother
Use, do not abuse; neither abstinence nor excess ever renders man happy.
It is not inequality which is the real misfortune, it is dependence.
I know of nothing more laughable than a doctor who does not die of old...
We never live; we are always in the expectation of living.
The atheists are for the most part impudent and misguided scholars who reason badly, and...
Prejudices are what fools use for reason.
Whoever serves his country well has no need of ancestors.
Society therefore is an ancient as the world.
Never argue at the dinner table, for the one who is not hungry always gets...
Now, now my good man, this is no time for making enemies.
Prejudice is an opinion without judgment
If God did not exist, it would be necessary to invent Him.
Perfection is attained by slow degrees; it requires the hand of time
You have suffered greatly, poor mother. Oh! do not lament, you have now the portion...
Every thing that grows Holds in perfection but a little moment