The ideal form of government is democracy tempered with assassination.
Quote by Voltaire
Think for yourselves and let others enjoy the privilege to do so, too
Nothing can be more contrary to religion and the clergy than reason and common sense.
Love is a canvas furnished by Nature and embroidered by imagination.
God gave us the gift of life; it is up to us to give ourselves...
Prejudice is an opinion without judgment
Men use thought only as authority for their injustice, and employ speech only to conceal...
To believe in God is impossible not to believe in Him is absurd.
The history of human opinion is scarcely anything, more than the history of human errors
He who has not the spirit of this age, has all the misery of it.
The sentiment of justice is so natural, and so universally acquired by all mankind, that...
He shines in the second rank, who is eclipsed in the first.
Is there anyone so wise as to learn by the experience of others?
When he to whom one speaks does not understand, and he who speaks himself does...
What a heavy burden is a name that has become famous too soon.
If the people we love are stolen from us, the way to have them live...
Men are equal; it is not birth but virtue that makes the difference
Life is thickly sown with thorns, and I know no other remedy than to pass...
Weakness on both sides is, as we know, the motto of all quarrels.
The first step, my son, which one makes in the world, is the one on...
The ear is the avenue to the heart.