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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Nothing can be more contrary to religion and the clergy than reason and common sense
Satire lies about literary men while they live and eulogy lies about them when they...
Each player must accept the cards life deals him or her: but once they are...
Clever tyrants are never punished.
Pleasure is the object, duty and the goal of all rational creatures.
Stand upright, speak thy thoughts, declare The truth thou hast, that all may share; Be...
Paradise was made for tender hearts; hell, for loveless hearts.
All styles are good except the tiresome kind.
He must be very ignorant for he answers every question he is asked
The great consolation in life is to say what one thinks.
Man is free at the moment he wishes to be.
It is one of the superstitions of the human mind to have imagined that virginity...
To rely upon conviction, devotion, and other excellent spiritual qualities - that is not to...
To the living we owe respect, but to the dead we owe only the truth.
Friendship is the marriage of the soul, and this marriage is liable to divorce.
Use do not abuse, neither abstinence nor excess ever renders man happy.
Nothing can be more contrary to religion and the clergy than reason and common sense.
He must be very ignorant for he answers every question he is asked.
We have a natural right to make use of our pens as of our tongue,...
The true triumph of reason is that it enables us to get along with those...