May god defend me from my friends; I can defend myself from my enemies.
Quote by Voltaire
If there were no God, it would have been necessary to invent him.
If God did not exist, it would be necessary to invent him
No problem can withstand the assault of sustained thinking.
Woe to the makers of literal translations, who by rendering every word weaken the meaning!...
Each player must accept the cards life deals him or her: but once they are...
I hate women because they always know where things are.
What is tolerance? It is the consequence of humanity. We are all formed of frailty...
It is not known precisely where angels dwell whether in the air, the void, or...
It is fancy rather than taste which produces so many new fashions
It is one of the superstitions of the human mind to have imagined that virginity...
Think for yourselves and let others enjoy the privilege to do so, too.
Anyone who seeks to destroy the passions instead of controlling them is trying to play...
I am very fond of truth, but not at all of martyrdom.
By appreciation, we make excellence in others our own property.
We are rarely proud when we are alone.
Philosopher: A lover of wisdom, which is to say, Truth
Better is the enemy of good.
Love has features which pierce all hearts, he wears a bandage which conceals the faults...
How many young hearts have revealed the fact that what they had been trained to...
Be calm and strong and patient. Meet failure and disappointment with courage. Rise superior to...
Only when you are lost can love find itself in you without losing its way.
True love is rare, and it's the only thing that gives life real meaning.