The punishment of criminals should be of use; when a man is hanged he is good for nothing
Quote by Voltaire
Perfection is attained by slow degrees; it requires the hand of time
A woman can keep one secret - the secret of her age
Do well and you will have no need for ancestors.
Tyrants have always some slight shade of virtue; they support the laws before destroying them
Anyone who has the power to make you believe absurdities has the power to make...
Life is thickly sown with thorns, and I know no other remedy than to pass...
Only your friends steal your books.
The best government is a benevolent tyranny tempered by an occasional assassination.
It is not known precisely where angels dwell whether in the air, the void, or...
We are rarely proud when we are alone.
Repose is a good thing, but boredom is its brother
Christianity is the most ridiculous, the most absurd, and bloody religion that has ever infected...
He was a great patriot, a humanitarian, a loyal friend - provided, of course, that...
Think for yourselves and let others enjoy the privilege to do so, too
I advise you to go on living solely to enrage those who are paying your...
He must be very ignorant for he answers every question he is asked.
If there were no God, it would be necessary to invent him.
To succeed in the world it is not enough to be stupid, you must also...
A winner is someone who recognizes his God-given talents, works his tail off to develop...
I sort of understood that when I first started: that you shouldn't repeat a success....