Repose is a good thing, but boredom is its brother
Quote by Voltaire
Fear follows crime, and is its punishment
In every author let us distinguish the man from his works.
Minds differ still more than faces
It is dangerous to be right when the government is wrong.
He is a hard man who is only just, and a sad one who is...
Work spares us from three evils: boredom, vice, and need
Business is the salt of life.
Meditation is the dissolution of thoughts in Eternal awareness or Pure consciousness without objectification, knowing...
Illusion is the first of all pleasures.
Providence has given us hope and sleep as a compensation for the many cares of...
Every man is guilty of all the good he did not do.
The sentiment of justice is so natural, and so universally acquired by all mankind, that...
The superfluous, a very necessary thing.
To believe in God is impossible not to believe in Him is absurd.
Opinion has caused more trouble on this little earth than plagues or earthquakes.
Thinking is the greatest torture in the world for most people.
To hold a pen is to be at war.
The safest course is to do nothing against one's conscience. With this secret, we can...
If you modestly enjoy your fame you are not unworthy to rank with the holy.
You do not pay the price of success, you enjoy the price of success.