The very impossibility in which I find myself to prove that God is not, discovers to me his existence.
Quote by Voltaire
There are truths which are not for all men, nor for all times.
Our country is that spot to which our heart is bound.
It is not more surprising to be born twice than once; everything in nature is...
Love is a canvas furnished by Nature and embroidered by imagination.
How pleasant it is for a father to sit at his child's board. It is...
Woe to the makers of literal translations, who by rendering every word weaken the meaning!...
The superfluous, a very necessary thing.
Man is free at the moment he wishes to be.
Superstition is to religion what astrology is to astronomy the mad daughter of a wise...
It is difficult to free fools from the chains they revere.
The only way to comprehend what mathematicians mean by Infinity is to contemplate the extent...
Doctors are men who prescribe medicines of which they know little, to cure diseases of...
The sovereign is called a tyrant who knows no laws but his caprice.
History is no more than the portrayal of crimes and misfortunes
He is a hard man who is only just, and a sad one who is...
Love has features which pierce all hearts, he wears a bandage which conceals the faults...
It is not inequality which is the real misfortune, it is dependence.
One merit of poetry few persons will deny: it says more and in fewer words...
He must be very ignorant for he answers every question he is asked.
Every one goes astray, but the least imprudent are they who repent the soonest.