Tears are the silent language of grief
Quote by Voltaire
Perfection is attained by slow degrees; it requires the hand of time
The opportunity for doing mischief is found a hundred times a day, and of doing...
The art of government is to make two-thirds of a nation pay all it possibly...
Liberty guest amiable, Plants both elbows on the table
It is with books as with men: a very small number play a great part,...
Governments need to have both shepherds and butchers.
Perfection is attained by slow degrees; it requires the hand of time.
I know of no great men except those who have rendered great service to the...
It is an infantile superstition of the human spirit that virginity would be thought a...
Very learned women are to be found, in the same manner as female warriors; but...
The true character of liberty is independence, maintained by force
Woe to the makers of literal translations, who by rendering every word weaken the meaning!...
It is forbidden to kill; therefore all murderers are punished unless they kill in large...
When he who hears does not know what he who speaks means, and when he...
God is not on the side of the big battalions, but on the side of...
Common sense is not so common.
The art of medicine consists in amusing the patient while nature cures the disease.
Society therefore is an ancient as the world.
All styles are good except the tiresome kind.
Is there anyone so wise as to learn by the experience of others?