Nothing can be more contrary to religion and the clergy than reason and common sense
Quote by Voltaire
By appreciation, we make excellence in others our own property.
All the reasonings of men are not worth one sentiment of women.
Anyone who has the power to make you believe absurdities has the power to make...
Pleasure is the object, duty and the goal of all rational creatures.
How pleasant it is for a father to sit at his child's board. It is...
Only your friends steal your books.
To believe in God is impossible not to believe in Him is absurd.
Prejudice is the reason of fools
I do not agree with what you have to say, but I'll defend to the...
The first step, my son, which one makes in the world, is the one on...
A witty saying proves nothing.
The superfluous, a very necessary thing.
Philosopher: A lover of wisdom, which is to say, Truth
We must distinguish between speaking to deceive and being silent to be reserved.
Prejudice is an opinion without judgment
We have a natural right to make use of our pens as of our tongues,...
God is a comedian playing to an audience too afraid to laugh.
To rely upon conviction, devotion, and other excellent spiritual qualities - that is not to...
An ambassador is an honest man sent abroad to lie for his country.
Roughly speaking, any man with energy and enthusiasm ought to be able to bring at...