The best is the enemy of the good.
Quote by Voltaire
Doing Your Best Quotes
Poetry is the music of the soul, and, above all, of great and feeling souls.
To hold a pen is to be at war.
The infinitely little have a pride infinitely great.
In general, the art of government consists in taking as much money as possible from...
Weakness on both sides is, as we know, the motto of all quarrels.
He who is not just is severe, he who is not wise is sad.
In this country it is a good thing to kill an admiral from time to...
No problem can withstand the assault of sustained thinking.
History is only the register of crimes and misfortunes.
Tyrants have always some slight shade of virtue; they support the laws before destroying them
The true triumph of reason is that it enables us to get along with those...
The safest course is to do nothing against one's conscience. With this secret, we can...
Appreciation is a wonderful thing: It makes what is excellent in others belong to us...
The superfluous, a very necessary thing.
We must distinguish between speaking to deceive and being silent to be reserved.
Doubt is uncomfortable, certainty is ridiculous.
History should be written as philosophy.
The atheists are for the most part impudent and misguided scholars who reason badly, and...
If the Prodigal Son's a parable, and if Adam and Eve are metaphors, then maybe...
To be an atheist requires an infinitely greater measure of faith than to receive all...