Nothing can be more contrary to religion and the clergy than reason and common sense
Quote by Voltaire
In general, the art of government consists of taking as much money as possible from...
I disapprove of what you say, but I defend to the death your right to...
How inexpressible is the meanness of being a hypocrite! how horrible is it to be...
The ancients recommended us to sacrifice to the Graces, but Milton sacrificed to the Devil.
The opportunity for doing mischief is found a hundred times a day, and of doing...
The best government is a benevolent tyranny tempered by an occasional assassination.
Now, now my good man, this is no time for making enemies.
Use do not abuse, neither abstinence nor excess ever renders man happy.
May God defend me from my friends; I can defend myself from my enemies.
The best way to be boring is to leave nothing out.
The sentiment of justice is so natural, and so universally acquired by all mankind, that...
The infinitely little have a pride infinitely great.
Anyone who has the power to make you believe absurdities has the power to make...
The only way to comprehend what mathematicians mean by Infinity is to contemplate the extent...
We never live; we are always in the expectation of living.
Paradise was made for tender hearts; hell, for loveless hearts.
It is not love that should be depicted as blind, but self-love.
The ladder of success must be set upon something solid before you can start to...
There is nothing more difficult to carry out, nor more doubtful of success, nor more...
Unless its out of the goodness of someones heart, I dont like having things given...