Originality is nothing by judicious imitation. The most original writers borrowed one from another.
Quote by Voltaire
The ideal form of government is democracy tempered with assassination.
Nothing can be more contrary to religion and the clergy than reason and common sense.
In general, the art of government consists in taking as much money as possible from...
Life is thickly sown with thorns, and I know no other remedy than to pass...
It is an infantile superstition of the human spirit that virginity would be thought a...
We are rarely proud when we are alone.
It is better to risk saving a guilty person than to condemn an innocent one.
No snowflake in an avalanche ever feels responsible.
Love has features which pierce all hearts, he wears a bandage which conceals the faults...
I hate women because they always know where things are.
If there were no God, it would be necessary to invent him.
A man loved by a beautiful woman will always get out of trouble
Work spares us from three evils: boredom, vice, and need
Philosopher: A lover of wisdom, which is to say, Truth
Pleasure is the object, duty and the goal of all rational creatures.
Self-love is the instrument of our preservation.
Every man is guilty of all the good he did not do.
In general, the art of government consists of taking as much money as possible from...
What a heavy burden is a name that has become too famous.
It is not love that should be depicted as blind, but self-love.