The Holy Roman Empire is neither Holy, nor Roman, nor an Empire.
Quote by Voltaire
Use do not abuse, neither abstinence nor excess ever renders man happy.
Judge a man by his questions rather than by his answers
I disapprove of what you say, but I will defend to the death your right...
Stand upright, speak thy thoughts, declare The truth thou hast, that all may share; Be...
A man loved by a beautiful woman will always get out of trouble
No snowflake in an avalanche ever feels responsible.
Tyrants have always some slight shade of virtue; they support the laws before destroying them
If the people we love are stolen from us, the way to have them live...
In every author let us distinguish the man from his works.
We must cultivate our own garden. When man was put in the garden of Eden...
We never live; we are always in the expectation of living.
I die adoring God, loving my friends, not hating my enemies, and detesting superstition
As long as people believe in absurdities they will continue to commit atrocities.
Man is free at the moment he wishes to be.
The flowery style is not unsuitable to public speeches or addresses, which amount only to...
Work spares us from three evils: boredom, vice, and need
Never argue at the dinner table, for the one who is not hungry always gets...
The public is a ferocious beast; one must either chain it or flee from it.
The world embarrasses me, and I cannot dream that this watch exists and has no...
The opportunity for doing mischief is found a hundred times a day, and of doing...