Of all religions, Christianity is without a doubt the one that should inspire tolerance most, although, up to now, the Christians have been the most intolerant of all men
Quote by Voltaire
The history of human opinion is scarcely anything, more than the history of human errors
It is forbidden to kill; therefore all murderers are punished unless they kill in large...
He must be very ignorant for he answers every question he is asked
The best government is a benevolent tyranny tempered by an occasional assassination.
The truths of religion are never so well understood as by those who have lost...
The infinitely little have a pride infinitely great.
Think for yourselves and let others enjoy the privilege to do so, too
What is tolerance? It is the consequence of humanity. We are all formed of frailty...
Perfection is attained by slow degrees; it requires the hand of time.
Tears are the silent language of grief
I have lived eighty years of life and know nothing for it, but to be...
Once the people begin to reason, all is lost
Tears are the silent language of grief.
What most persons consider as virtue, after the age of 40 is simply a loss...
Appreciation is a wonderful thing: It makes what is excellent in others belong to us...
Satire lies about literary men while they live and eulogy lies about them when they...
I am very fond of truth, but not at all of martyrdom.
A man loved by a beautiful woman will always get out of trouble.
I think all women go through periods where we hate this about ourselves, we don't...
When I was a small boy, my father told me never to recommend a church...