Life is thickly sown with thorns, and I know no other remedy than to pass quickly through them. The longer we dwell on our misfortunes, the greater is their power to harm us.
Quote by Voltaire
Judge a man by his questions rather than his answers.
It is vain for the coward to flee; death follows close behind; it is only...
The ideal form of government is democracy tempered with assassination.
Use, do not abuse; neither abstinence nor excess ever renders man happy.
History is fables agreed upon.
He was a great patriot, a humanitarian, a loyal friend - provided, of course, that...
Love truth, and pardon error.
Now, now my good man, this is no time for making enemies.
Anyone who seeks to destroy the passions instead of controlling them is trying to play...
The husband who decides to surprise his wife is often very much surprised himself.
Man is free at the moment he wishes to be.
Divorce is probably of nearly the same date as marriage. I believe, however, that marriage...
I do not agree with what you have to say, but I'll defend to the...
Judge a man by his questions rather than by his answers
History is no more than the portrayal of crimes and misfortunes
Thinking is the greatest torture in the world for most people.
To succeed in the world it is not enough to be stupid, you must also...
My life is a struggle.
One merit of poetry few persons will deny: it says more and in fewer words...
We cannot wish for that we know not.