The ancient Romans built their greatest masterpieces of architecture, their amphitheaters, for wild beasts to fight in.
Quote by Voltaire
Minds differ still more than faces
When it is a question of money, everybody is of the same religion.
Society therefore is an ancient as the world.
Governments need to have both shepherds and butchers.
To believe in God is impossible not to believe in Him is absurd.
The public is a ferocious beast; one must either chain it or flee from it.
What a heavy burden is a name that has become famous too soon.
Prejudice is an opinion without judgment
Christianity is the most ridiculous, the most absurd, and bloody religion that has ever infected...
Anyone who has the power to make you believe absurdities has the power to make...
It is with books as with men: a very small number play a great part,...
A woman can keep one secret - the secret of her age
Love is a canvas furnished by Nature and embroidered by imagination.
May god defend me from my friends; I can defend myself from my enemies.
It is one of the superstitions of the human mind to have imagined that virginity...
Nothing can be more contrary to religion and the clergy than reason and common sense
Marriage is the only adventure open to the cowardly
Our country is that spot to which our heart is bound.
Prejudices are what fools use for reason.
The secret of being a bore... is to tell everything.