Providence has given us hope and sleep as a compensation for the many cares of life
Quote by Voltaire
The sentiment of justice is so natural, and so universally acquired by all mankind, that...
Doubt is not a pleasant condition, but certainty is absurd
Self-love is the instrument of our preservation.
Men use thought only as authority for their injustice, and employ speech only to conceal...
I know many books which have bored their readers, but I know of none which...
Now, now my good man, this is no time for making enemies.
Injustice in the end produces independence.
I advise you to go on living solely to enrage those who are paying your...
One merit of poetry few persons will deny: it says more and in fewer words...
History is only the register of crimes and misfortunes.
The infinitely little have a pride infinitely great.
History is no more than the portrayal of crimes and misfortunes
Faith consists in believing when it is beyond the power of reason to believe.
I die adoring God, loving my friends, not hating my enemies, and detesting superstition
A long dispute means both parties are wrong
Appreciation is a wonderful thing. It makes what is excellent in others belong to us...
Madness is to think of too many things in succession too fast, or of one...
My life is a struggle.
It is forbidden to kill; therefore all murderers are punished unless they kill in large...
There are truths which are not for all men, nor for all times.