The Holy Roman Empire is neither Holy, nor Roman, nor an Empire.
Quote by Voltaire
God is a comedian, playing to an audience too afraid to laugh.
What a heavy burden is a name that has become too famous.
Animals have these advantages over man: they never hear the clock strike, they die without...
When its a question of money, everybody is of the same religion.
Man is free at the moment he wishes to be.
To believe in God is impossible not to believe in Him is absurd.
Time, which alone makes the reputation of men, ends by making their defects respectable.
Never argue at the dinner table, for the one who is not hungry always gets...
I have never made but one prayer to God, a very short one: 'O Lord,...
The very impossibility in which I find myself to prove that God is not, discovers...
It is the flash which appears, the thunderbolt will follow.
Life is thickly sown with thorns, and I know no other remedy than to pass...
Judge a person by their questions, rather than their answers.
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.
Froth at the top, dregs at bottom, but the middle excellent.
One great use of words is to hide our thoughts
Every one goes astray, but the least imprudent are they who repent the soonest.
The ancient Romans built their greatest masterpieces of architecture, their amphitheaters, for wild beasts to...
Let us work without theorizing, tis the only way to make life endurable.