Men use thought only as authority for their injustice, and employ speech only to conceal their thoughts
Quote by Voltaire
Men And Women Quotes
Common sense is not so common.
It is dangerous to be right in matters on which the established authorities are wrong.
May God defend me from my friends; I can defend myself from my enemies.
The ideal form of government is democracy tempered with assassination.
It is lamentable, that to be a good patriot one must become the enemy of...
All sects differ, because they come from men; morality is everywhere the same, because it...
The superfluous, a very necessary thing
All murderers are punished unless they kill in large numbers and to the sound of...
We have a natural right to make use of our pens as of our tongue,...
Of all religions, the Christian should of course inspire the most tolerance, but until now...
I know of nothing more laughable than a doctor who does not die of old...
Anyone who has the power to make you believe absurdities has the power to make...
The secret of being a bore... is to tell everything.
Use, do not abuse; neither abstinence nor excess ever renders man happy.
The infinitely little have a pride infinitely great.
Optimism is the madness of insisting that all is well when we are miserable.
The man who ventures to write contemporary history must expect to be attacked both for...
He must be very ignorant for he answers every question he is asked.
Ice-cream is exquisite - what a pity it isn't illegal.
Superstition is to religion what astrology is to astronomy the mad daughter of a wise...