The sovereign is called a tyrant who knows no laws but his caprice.
Quote by Voltaire
It is hard to free fools from the chains they revere.
All men have equal rights to liberty, to their property, and to the protection of...
Let us read and let us dance - two amusements that will never do any...
It requires ages to destroy a popular opinion
It is one of the superstitions of the human mind to have imagined that virginity...
The sentiment of justice is so natural, and so universally acquired by all mankind, that...
Madness is to think of too many things in succession too fast, or of one...
It is dangerous to be right in matters on which the established authorities are wrong.
He who is not just is severe, he who is not wise is sad.
Love is a canvas furnished by Nature and embroidered by imagination.
Appreciation is a wonderful thing. It makes what is excellent in others belong to us...
Love truth, and pardon error.
Everything's fine today, that is our illusion.
The superfluous, a very necessary thing
Perfection is attained by slow degrees; it requires the hand of time
The best way to be boring is to leave nothing out.
If there were no God, it would have been necessary to invent him.
Thinking is the greatest torture in the world for most people.
Either you think, or else others have to think for you and take power from...
The problem isn't that Johnny can't read. The problem isn't even that Johnny can't think....