The only way to comprehend what mathematicians mean by Infinity is to contemplate the extent of human stupidity.
Quote by Voltaire
Love is a canvas furnished by nature and embroidered by imagination.
It is fancy rather than taste which produces so many new fashions
If the people we love are stolen from us, the way to have them live...
The truths of religion are never so well understood as by those who have lost...
One merit of poetry few persons will deny: it says more and in fewer words...
I know of no great men except those who have rendered great service to the...
Tyrants have always some slight shade of virtue; they support the laws before destroying them.
It is not enough to conquer; one must learn to seduce.
Tears are the silent language of grief
Originality is nothing but judicious imitation. The most original writers borrowed from one another. The...
A long dispute means both parties are wrong
I keep to old books, for they teach me something; from the new I learn...
All murderers are punished unless they kill in large numbers and to the sound of...
The husband who decides to surprise his wife is often very much surprised himself.
Stand upright, speak thy thoughts, declare The truth thou hast, that all may share; Be...
The public is a ferocious beast; one must either chain it or flee from it.
Optimism is the madness of insisting that all is well when we are miserable.
It is forbidden to kill; therefore all murderers are punished unless they kill in large...
He is a hard man who is only just, and a sad one who is...
It is said that the present is pregnant with the future.