May god defend me from my friends; I can defend myself from my enemies.
Quote by Voltaire
Judge a man by his questions rather than by his answers
The best way to be boring is to leave nothing out.
Of all religions, the Christian should of course inspire the most tolerance, but until now...
To succeed in the world it is not enough to be stupid, you must also...
The mouth obeys poorly when the heart murmurs.
It is fancy rather than taste which produces so many new fashions
I have never made but one prayer to God, a very short one: 'O Lord,...
Business is the salt of life.
History is fables agreed upon.
Indeed, history is nothing more than a tableau of crimes and misfortunes.
Do well and you will have no need for ancestors.
Froth at the top, dregs at bottom, but the middle excellent.
All the reasonings of men are not worth one sentiment of women.
Men are equal; it is not birth but virtue that makes the difference
Man is free at the moment he wishes to be.
I disapprove of what you say, but I will defend to the death your right...
Governments need to have both shepherds and butchers.
The only way to comprehend what mathematicians mean by Infinity is to contemplate the extent...
Strange as it may seem, no amount of learning can cure stupidity, and formal education...
It is because nations tend towards stupidity and baseness that mankind moves so slowly; it...