The art of medicine consists of amusing the patient while nature cures the disease.
Quote by Voltaire
Prejudice is the reason of fools
Life is thickly sown with thorns, and I know no other remedy than to pass...
One great use of words is to hide our thoughts
It is one of the superstitions of the human mind to have imagined that virginity...
The public is a ferocious beast; one must either chain it or flee from it.
What most persons consider as virtue, after the age of 40 is simply a loss...
Nothing can be more contrary to religion and the clergy than reason and common sense.
If there were no God, it would be necessary to invent him.
The atheists are for the most part impudent and misguided scholars who reason badly, and...
We are all full of weakness and errors; let us mutually pardon each other our...
It is far better to be silent than merely to increase the quantity of bad...
God is a comedian, playing to an audience too afraid to laugh.
Inspiration: A peculiar effect of divine flatulence emitted by the Holy Spirit which hisses into...
He must be very ignorant for he answers every question he is asked.
Perfection is attained by slow degrees; it requires the hand of time
It is better to risk saving a guilty person than to condemn an innocent one.
Work is often the father of pleasure.
Business is the salt of life.
Nature has always had more force than education.
What then do you call your soul? What idea have you of it? You cannot...