The secret of being a bore... is to tell everything.
Quote by Voltaire
The very impossibility in which I find myself to prove that God is not, discovers...
Men use thought only as authority for their injustice, and employ speech only to conceal...
Superstition is to religion what astrology is to astronomy: the mad daughter of a wise...
The safest course is to do nothing against one's conscience. With this secret, we can...
The progress of rivers to the ocean is not so rapid as that of man...
It is lamentable, that to be a good patriot one must become the enemy of...
A long dispute means both parties are wrong
A witty saying proves nothing.
May God defend me from my friends; I can defend myself from my enemies.
A yawn may not be polite, but at least it is an honest opinion
He is a hard man who is only just, and a sad one who is...
This self-love is the instrument of our preservation; it resembles the provision for the perpetuity...
We cannot always oblige; but we can always speak obligingly.
Only your friends steal your books.
Let us work without theorizing, tis the only way to make life endurable.
Think for yourselves and let others enjoy the privilege to do so, too
Weakness on both sides is, as we know, the motto of all quarrels.
Life is thickly sown with thorns, and I know no other remedy than to pass...
Behind every successful man stands a surprised mother-in-law.
It is hard to free fools from the chains they revere.