The man who ventures to write contemporary history must expect to be attacked both for everything he has said and everything he has not said
Quote by Voltaire
I know of nothing more laughable than a doctor who does not die of old...
We are rarely proud when we are alone.
Minds differ still more than faces
In general, the art of government consists in taking as much money as possible from...
Love is a canvas furnished by Nature and embroidered by imagination.
The sentiment of justice is so natural, and so universally acquired by all mankind, that...
Thinking is the greatest torture in the world for most people.
Repose is a good thing, but boredom is its brother
What then do you call your soul? What idea have you of it? You cannot...
Think for yourselves and let others enjoy the privilege to do so, too
It is said that the present is pregnant with the future.
It is better to risk saving a guilty person than to condemn an innocent one.
Illusion is the first of the pleasures
To enjoy life, we must touch much of it lightly.
The multitude of books is making us ignorant.
Divorce is probably of nearly the same date as marriage. I believe, however, that marriage...
He must be very ignorant for he answers every question he is asked.
Madness is to think of too many things in succession too fast, or of one...
It is only too true that a lot of artists are mentally ill- it's a...
Great wits are sure to madness near allied - And thin partitions do their bounds...