Pleasure is the object, duty and the goal of all rational creatures.
Quote by Voltaire
Paradise was made for tender hearts; hell, for loveless hearts.
Love is a canvas furnished by nature and embroidered by imagination.
The ladder of success must be set upon something solid before you can start to...
How inexpressible is the meanness of being a hypocrite! how horrible is it to be...
We are rarely proud when we are alone.
The very impossibility in which I find myself to prove that God is not, discovers...
No problem can withstand the assault of sustained thinking.
Judge a man by his questions rather than by his answers
Whoever serves his country well has no need of ancestors.
He who has not the spirit of this age, has all the misery of it.
By appreciation, we make excellence in others our own property.
How pleasant it is for a father to sit at his child's board. It is...
Now, now my good man, this is no time for making enemies.
Injustice in the end produces independence.
Men hate the individual whom they call avaricious only because nothing can be gained from...
He must be very ignorant for he answers every question he is asked.
As long as people believe in absurdities they will continue to commit atrocities.
The safest course is to do nothing against one's conscience. With this secret, we can...
We cannot always oblige; but we can always speak obligingly.
Very often, say what you will, a knave is only a fool.