The art of medicine consists in amusing the patient while nature cures the disease.
Quote by Voltaire
Faith consists in believing when it is beyond the power of reason to believe.
He is a hard man who is only just, and a sad one who is...
In this country it is a good thing to kill an admiral from time to...
The ancients recommended us to sacrifice to the Graces, but Milton sacrificed to the Devil.
Christianity is the most ridiculous, the most absurd, and bloody religion that has ever infected...
History should be written as philosophy.
The Holy Roman Empire is neither Holy, nor Roman, nor an Empire.
Think for yourselves and let others enjoy the privilege to do so, too
Every one goes astray, but the least imprudent are they who repent the soonest.
The multitude of books is making us ignorant.
It is dangerous to be right when the government is wrong.
Thinking is the greatest torture in the world for most people.
He who has not the spirit of this age, has all the misery of it.
Judge a person by their questions, rather than their answers.
Friendship is the marriage of the soul, and this marriage is liable to divorce.
A witty saying proves nothing.
Men use thought only as authority for their injustice, and employ speech only to conceal...
When he who hears does not know what he who speaks means, and when he...
How charming is divine philosophy! Not harsh and crabbed, as dull fools suppose, But musical...
In wonder all philosophy began, in wonder it ends, and admiration fill up the interspace;...