The little may contrast with the great, in painting, but cannot be said to be contrary to it. Oppositions of colors contrast; but there are also colors contrary to each other, that is, which produce an ill effect because they…
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A long dispute means both parties are wrong
It is hard to free fools from the chains they revere.
I keep to old books, for they teach me something; from the new I learn...
When its a question of money, everybody is of the same religion.
Weakness on both sides is, as we know, the motto of all quarrels.
Injustice in the end produces independence.
No snowflake in an avalanche ever feels responsible.
To succeed in the world it is not enough to be stupid, you must also...
It is dangerous to be right when the government is wrong.
Society therefore is an ancient as the world.
The ear is the avenue to the heart.
It is one of the superstitions of the human mind to have imagined that virginity...
It is the flash which appears, the thunderbolt will follow.
History should be written as philosophy.
The superfluous, a very necessary thing.
It is vain for the coward to flee; death follows close behind; it is only...
In the case of news, we should always wait for the sacrament of confirmation.
When he to whom one speaks does not understand, and he who speaks himself does...
We have a natural right to make use of our pens as of our tongue,...
It is difficult to free fools from the chains they revere.