The progress of rivers to the ocean is not so rapid as that of man to error.
Quote by Voltaire
God is a comedian, playing to an audience too afraid to laugh.
It is one of the superstitions of the human mind to have imagined that virginity...
No problem can withstand the assault of sustained thinking.
I have never made but one prayer to God, a very short one: 'O Lord,...
By appreciation, we make excellence in others our own property.
Injustice in the end produces independence.
Froth at the top, dregs at bottom, but the middle excellent.
Once the people begin to reason, all is lost
Every man is a creature of the age in which he lives; very few are...
It is dangerous to be right in matters on which the established authorities are wrong.
I do not agree with what you have to say, but I'll defend to the...
It is not inequality which is the real misfortune, it is dependence.
All men are born with a nose and ten fingers, but no one was born...
Men use thought only as authority for their injustice, and employ speech only to conceal...
History should be written as philosophy.
A woman can keep one secret - the secret of her age.
I die adoring God, loving my friends, not hating my enemies, and detesting superstition
It is difficult to free fools from the chains they revere.
All styles are good except the tiresome kind.
The world embarrasses me, and I cannot dream that this watch exists and has no...