Prejudices are what fools use for reason.
Quote by Voltaire
Injustice in the end produces independence.
Life is thickly sown with thorns, and I know no other remedy than to pass...
The ancients recommended us to sacrifice to the Graces, but Milton sacrificed to the Devil.
To rely upon conviction, devotion, and other excellent spiritual qualities - that is not to...
Friendship is the marriage of the soul, and this marriage is liable to divorce.
Only your friends steal your books
The mouth obeys poorly when the heart murmurs.
An ideal form of government is democracy tempered with assassination.
The public is a ferocious beast; one must either chain it or flee from it.
A yawn may not be polite, but at least it is an honest opinion
In every author let us distinguish the man from his works.
Liberty guest amiable, Plants both elbows on the table
Never argue at the dinner table, for the one who is not hungry always gets...
Love has features which pierce all hearts, he wears a bandage which conceals the faults...
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.
Satire lies about literary men while they live and eulogy lies about them when they...
This self-love is the instrument of our preservation; it resembles the provision for the perpetuity...
Weakness on both sides is, as we know, the motto of all quarrels.