Opinion has caused more trouble on this little earth than plagues or earthquakes.
Quote by Voltaire
Stand upright, speak thy thoughts, declare The truth thou hast, that all may share; Be...
The ancient Romans built their greatest masterpieces of architecture, their amphitheaters, for wild beasts to...
Judge a person by their questions, rather than their answers.
To the wicked, everything serves as pretext.
The true character of liberty is independence, maintained by force
Madness is to think of too many things in succession too fast, or of one...
The superfluous, a very necessary thing
Perfection is attained by slow degrees; it requires the hand of time.
Judge a man by his questions rather than by his answers
He is a hard man who is only just, and a sad one who is...
Behind every successful man stands a surprised mother-in-law.
We are all full of weakness and errors; let us mutually pardon each other our...
To the living we owe respect, but to the dead we owe only the truth.
Nature has always had more force than education.
It is dangerous to be right when the government is wrong.
The ear is the avenue to the heart.
If there were no God, it would be necessary to invent him.
Every one goes astray, but the least imprudent are they who repent the soonest.
Superstition is to religion what astrology is to astronomy the mad daughter of a wise...
Paradise was made for tender hearts; hell, for loveless hearts.