Of all religions, the Christian should of course inspire the most tolerance, but until now Christians have been the most intolerant of all men.
Quote by Voltaire
The flowery style is not unsuitable to public speeches or addresses, which amount only to...
It is difficult to free fools from the chains they revere.
I have lived eighty years of life and know nothing for it, but to be...
When it is a question of money, everybody is of the same religion.
It is better to risk saving a guilty man than to condemn an innocent one.
The husband who decides to surprise his wife is often very much surprised himself.
Friendship is the marriage of the soul, and this marriage is liable to divorce.
We have a natural right to make use of our pens as of our tongues,...
To the living we owe respect, but to the dead we owe only the truth.
Meditation is the dissolution of thoughts in Eternal awareness or Pure consciousness without objectification, knowing...
Opinion has caused more trouble on this little earth than plagues or earthquakes.
Chance is a word void of sense; nothing can exist without a cause.
The mouth obeys poorly when the heart murmurs.
The very impossibility in which I find myself to prove that God is not, discovers...
Philosopher: A lover of wisdom, which is to say, Truth
Do well and you will have no need for ancestors.
When he to whom one speaks does not understand, and he who speaks himself does...
Fear follows crime, and is its punishment
The unforgivable crime is soft hitting. Do not hit at all if it can be...
The greatest crimes do not arise from a want of feeling for others but from...
Fear, born of that stern matron, Responsibility.
I am the punishment of God...If you had not committed great sins, God would not...