Now, now my good man, this is no time for making enemies.
Quote by Voltaire
It is an infantile superstition of the human spirit that virginity would be thought a...
God is a comedian, playing to an audience too afraid to laugh.
Minds differ still more than faces
If the people we love are stolen from us, the way to have them live...
One merit of poetry few persons will deny: it says more and in fewer words...
The ancient Romans built their greatest masterpieces of architecture, their amphitheaters, for wild beasts to...
It is better to risk saving a guilty man than to condemn an innocent one.
Let us read and let us dance - two amusements that will never do any...
Let us work without theorizing, tis the only way to make life endurable.
Indeed, history is nothing more than a tableau of crimes and misfortunes.
He was a great patriot, a humanitarian, a loyal friend; provided, of course, he really...
Friendship is the marriage of the soul, and this marriage is liable to divorce.
All the citizens of a state cannot be equally powerful, but they may be equally...
History is only the register of crimes and misfortunes.
It is dangerous to be right in matters on which the established authorities are wrong.
Think for yourselves and let others enjoy the privilege to do so, too.
God is not on the side of the big battalions, but on the side of...
This self-love is the instrument of our preservation; it resembles the provision for the perpetuity...
Business is the salt of life.
The ancients recommended us to sacrifice to the Graces, but Milton sacrificed to the Devil.