Optimism is the madness of insisting that all is well when we are miserable.
Quote by Voltaire
The infinitely little have a pride infinitely great.
He was a great patriot, a humanitarian, a loyal friend; provided, of course, he really...
He was a great patriot, a humanitarian, a loyal friend - provided, of course, that...
He is a hard man who is only just, and a sad one who is...
To succeed in the world it is not enough to be stupid, you must also...
Injustice in the end produces independence.
One great use of words is to hide our thoughts.
What most persons consider as virtue, after the age of 40 is simply a loss...
The multitude of books is making us ignorant.
The true triumph of reason is that it enables us to get along with those...
To believe in God is impossible not to believe in Him is absurd.
Each player must accept the cards life deals him or her: but once they are...
Animals have these advantages over man: they never hear the clock strike, they die without...
Work is often the father of pleasure.
If you want good laws, burn those you have and make new ones.
We are rarely proud when we are alone.
I hate women because they always know where things are.
I do not agree with what you have to say, but I'll defend to the...
As long as people believe in absurdities they will continue to commit atrocities.
The husband who decides to surprise his wife is often very much surprised himself.