The art of government is to make two-thirds of a nation pay all it possibly can pay for the benefit of the other third.
Quote by Voltaire
Judge a person by their questions, rather than their answers.
If the people we love are stolen from us, the way to have them live...
If God did not exist, it would be necessary to invent Him.
To enjoy life, we must touch much of it lightly.
Love has features which pierce all hearts, he wears a bandage which conceals the faults...
It is dangerous to be right in matters on which the established authorities are wrong.
Prejudices are what fools use for reason.
Very often, say what you will, a knave is only a fool.
He shines in the second rank, who is eclipsed in the first.
We must distinguish between speaking to deceive and being silent to be reserved.
Those who can make you believe absurdities can make you commit atrocities.
A yawn may not be polite, but at least it is an honest opinion
To believe in God is impossible not to believe in Him is absurd.
Minds differ still more than faces
Optimism is the madness of insisting that all is well when we are miserable.
Injustice in the end produces independence.
He who is not just is severe, he who is not wise is sad.
Nothing would be more tiresome than eating and drinking if God had not made them...
I think vital religion has always suffered when orthodoxy is more regarded than virtue. The...
The recognition of God as the ruling and leading power in the universe and the...