The mouth obeys poorly when the heart murmurs.
Quote by Voltaire
We must cultivate our own garden. When man was put in the garden of Eden...
The best way to be boring is to leave nothing out.
Providence has given us hope and sleep as a compensation for the many cares of...
One merit of poetry few persons will deny: it says more and in fewer words...
To the living we owe respect, but to the dead we owe only the truth.
Love truth, and pardon error.
Optimism is the madness of insisting that all is well when we are miserable.
No snowflake in an avalanche ever feels responsible.
The infinitely little have a pride infinitely great.
All the citizens of a state cannot be equally powerful, but they may be equally...
Men are equal; it is not birth but virtue that makes the difference
The multitude of books is making us ignorant.
History is fables agreed upon.
It is dangerous to be right in matters on which the established authorities are wrong.
Thinking is the greatest torture in the world for most people.
He must be very ignorant for he answers every question he is asked.
He is a hard man who is only just, and a sad one who is...
Prejudices are what fools use for reason.
It is not love that should be depicted as blind, but self-love.
In this country it is a good thing to kill an admiral from time to...