Self-love is the instrument of our preservation.
Quote by Voltaire
Tears are the silent language of grief
I have never made but one prayer to God, a very short one: O Lord...
He was a great patriot, a humanitarian, a loyal friend - provided, of course, that...
Prejudice is an opinion without judgment
A woman can keep one secret - the secret of her age
Men use thought only as authority for their injustice, and employ speech only to conceal...
Paradise was made for tender hearts; hell, for loveless hearts.
Minds differ still more than faces
The opportunity for doing mischief is found a hundred times a day, and of doing...
No problem can withstand the assault of sustained thinking.
Behind every successful man stands a surprised mother-in-law.
Animals have these advantages over man: they never hear the clock strike, they die without...
A man loved by a beautiful woman will always get out of trouble.
Once the people begin to reason, all is lost
When its a question of money, everybody is of the same religion.
The mouth obeys poorly when the heart murmurs.
Doctors are men who prescribe medicines of which they know little, to cure diseases of...
The ancients recommended us to sacrifice to the Graces, but Milton sacrificed to the Devil.
This self-love is the instrument of our preservation; it resembles the provision for the perpetuity...
There are truths which are not for all men, nor for all times.