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
The art of medicine consists of amusing the patient while nature cures the disease.
Prejudice is an opinion without judgment
One merit of poetry few persons will deny: it says more and in fewer words...
Of all religions, Christianity is without a doubt the one that should inspire tolerance most,...
Only your friends steal your books
No snowflake in an avalanche ever feels responsible.
He is a hard man who is only just, and a sad one who is...
There are truths which are not for all men, nor for all times.
If God created us in his own image, we have more than reciprocated.
Love is a canvas furnished by Nature and embroidered by imagination.
Friendship is the marriage of the soul, and this marriage is liable to divorce.
The little may contrast with the great, in painting, but cannot be said to be...
Doctors are men who prescribe medicines of which they know little, to cure diseases of...
Do well and you will have no need for ancestors.
The ear is the avenue to the heart.
Judge a man by his questions rather than his answers.
Inspiration: A peculiar effect of divine flatulence emitted by the Holy Spirit which hisses into...
I do not agree with a word that you say, but I will defend to...
For the wages of sin is death; but the gift of God is eternal life...
The things a man has to have are hope and confidence in himself against odds,...