The ancient Romans built their greatest masterpieces of architecture, their amphitheaters, for wild beasts to fight in.
Quote by Voltaire
The true character of liberty is independence, maintained by force
Thinking is the greatest torture in the world for most people.
Providence has given us hope and sleep as a compensation for the many cares of...
Doctors are men who prescribe medicines of which they know little, to cure diseases of...
If God created us in his own image, we have more than reciprocated.
Life is thickly sown with thorns, and I know no other remedy than to pass...
He shines in the second rank, who is eclipsed in the first.
We must cultivate our own garden. When man was put in the garden of Eden...
Appreciation is a wonderful thing. It makes what is excellent in others belong to us...
Love truth, and pardon error.
Friendship is the marriage of the soul, and this marriage is liable to divorce.
Very often, say what you will, a knave is only a fool.
Optimism is the madness of insisting that all is well when we are miserable.
Chance is a word void of sense; nothing can exist without a cause.
I should like to lie at your feet and die in your arms.
History should be written as philosophy.
My life is a struggle.
Of all religions, Christianity is without a doubt the one that should inspire tolerance most,...
His Christianity was muscular
The Christian faith from the beginning, is sacrifice: the sacrifice of all freedom, all pride,...