Opinion has caused more trouble on this little earth than plagues or earthquakes.
Quote by Voltaire
It is not known precisely where angels dwell whether in the air, the void, or...
Marriage is the only adventure open to the cowardly
I hate women because they always know where things are.
History should be written as philosophy.
Of all religions, Christianity is without a doubt the one that should inspire tolerance most,...
Philosopher: A lover of wisdom, which is to say, Truth
Prejudices are what fools use for reason.
I know many books which have bored their readers, but I know of none which...
Fear follows crime, and is its punishment
The best government is a benevolent tyranny tempered by an occasional assassination.
Love is a canvas furnished by nature and embroidered by imagination.
I know of no great men except those who have rendered great service to the...
Tyrants have always some slight shade of virtue; they support the laws before destroying them
It is forbidden to kill; therefore all murderers are punished unless they kill in large...
The world embarrasses me, and I cannot dream that this watch exists and has no...
The truths of religion are never so well understood as by those who have lost...
When it is a question of money, everybody is of the same religion.
The infinitely little have a pride infinitely great.
We are rarely proud when we are alone.
Our country is that spot to which our heart is bound.