Judge a man by his questions rather than his answers.
Quote by Voltaire
The instruction we find in books is like fire. We fetch it from our neighbours,...
The ancients recommended us to sacrifice to the Graces, but Milton sacrificed to the Devil.
Prejudices are what fools use for reason.
Common sense is not so common.
Appreciation is a wonderful thing: It makes what is excellent in others belong to us...
All the known world, excepting only savage nations, is governed by books.
When its a question of money, everybody is of the same religion.
Think for yourselves and let others enjoy the privilege to do so, too
Only your friends steal your books
Doctors are men who prescribe medicines of which they know little, to cure diseases of...
Men are equal; it is not birth but virtue that makes the difference
Doubt is uncomfortable, certainty is ridiculous.
We cannot always oblige; but we can always speak obligingly.
All the citizens of a state cannot be equally powerful, but they may be equally...
When he to whom one speaks does not understand, and he who speaks himself does...
Very often, say what you will, a knave is only a fool.
Those who can make you believe absurdities can make you commit atrocities.
To enjoy life, we must touch much of it lightly.
Each of us will one day be judged by our standard of life -- not...
Time goes by so fast, people go in and out of your life. You must...