Our country is that spot to which our heart is bound.
Quote by Voltaire
The best is the enemy of the good.
No snowflake in an avalanche ever feels responsible.
In general, the art of government consists of taking as much money as possible from...
Governments need to have both shepherds and butchers.
Only your friends steal your books
To the wicked, everything serves as pretext.
Perfection is attained by slow degrees; it requires the hand of time
Poetry is the music of the soul, and, above all, of great and feeling souls.
Fear follows crime, and is its punishment
All the citizens of a state cannot be equally powerful, but they may be equally...
Tyrants have always some slight shade of virtue; they support the laws before destroying them
Anyone who seeks to destroy the passions instead of controlling them is trying to play...
The ladder of success must be set upon something solid before you can start to...
Men hate the individual whom they call avaricious only because nothing can be gained from...
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.
How pleasant it is for a father to sit at his child's board. It is...
Judge a man by his questions rather than his answers.
Jack the Ripper may not have had all the answers but he was always prepared...
God answers prayer in 3 ways: He says Yes and gives you what you want....