Pleasure is the object, duty and the goal of all rational creatures.
Quote by Voltaire
Poetry is the music of the soul, and, above all, of great and feeling souls.
Injustice in the end produces independence.
God is a comedian, playing to an audience too afraid to laugh.
Friendship is the marriage of the soul, and this marriage is liable to divorce.
The superfluous, a very necessary thing
May God defend me from my friends; I can defend myself from my enemies.
The sovereign is called a tyrant who knows no laws but his caprice.
In this country it is a good thing to kill an admiral from time to...
The ear is the avenue to the heart.
Prejudice is an opinion without judgment
Anyone who has the power to make you believe absurdities has the power to make...
It is an infantile superstition of the human spirit that virginity would be thought a...
I disapprove of what you say, but I defend to the death your right to...
Liberty guest amiable, Plants both elbows on the table
Governments need to have both shepherds and butchers.
In the case of news, we should always wait for the sacrament of confirmation.
All the known world, excepting only savage nations, is governed by books.
The multitude of books is making us ignorant.
In the dime stores and bus stations, People talk of situations, read books, repeat quotations,...
A book is a version of the world. If you do not like it, ignore...