The shepherd always tries to persuade the sheep that their interests and his own are the same.
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I think no woman I have had ever gave me so sweet a moment, or...
God's only excuse is that he does not exist.
One can acquire everything in solitude except character.
Power, after love, is the first source of happiness.
The pleasures of love are always in proportion to our fears.
People who have been made to suffer by certain things cannot be reminded of them...
The pleasures of love are always in proportion to our fears
To be loved at first sight, a man should have at the same time something...
Women are always eagerly on the lookout for any emotion.
This is the curse of our age, even the strangest aberrations are no cure for...
Beauty is the promise of happiness
All religions are founded on the fear of the many and the cleverness of the...
To describe happiness is to diminish it.
Friendship has its illusions no less than love.
Logic is neither an art nor a science but a dodge.
The Russians imitate French ways, but always at a distance of fifty years.
The man of genius is he and he alone who finds such joy in his...
Genius is essentially creative; it bears the stamp of the individual who possesses it.
Everybody's a genius, it's just a matter of whether you love yourself enough to admit...
Genius without religion is only a lamp on the outer gate of a palace; it...