The art of medicine consists in amusing the patient while nature cures the disease.
Quote by Voltaire
All men have equal rights to liberty, to their property, and to the protection of...
We are rarely proud when we are alone.
All sects differ, because they come from men; morality is everywhere the same, because it...
It is difficult to free fools from the chains they revere.
What is tolerance? It is the consequence of humanity. We are all formed of frailty...
Regimen is superior to medicine, especially as, from time immemorial, out of every hundred physicians,...
The progress of rivers to the ocean is not so rapid as that of man...
It is vain for the coward to flee; death follows close behind; it is only...
It is as impossible to translate poetry as it is to translate music.
The safest course is to do nothing against one's conscience. With this secret, we can...
Society therefore is an ancient as the world.
All the known world, excepting only savage nations, is governed by books.
A woman can keep one secret - the secret of her age
Is there anyone so wise as to learn by the experience of others?
The very impossibility in which I find myself to prove that God is not, discovers...
Judge a man by his questions rather than by his answers
All men are born with a nose and ten fingers, but no one was born...
Doubt is not a pleasant condition, but certainty is absurd.
One merit of poetry few persons will deny: it says more and in fewer words...
No snowflake in an avalanche ever feels responsible.