There are things I can't force. I must adjust. There are times when the greatest change needed is a change of my viewpoint.
Quote by Denis Diderot
His hands would plait the priest's guts, if he had no rope, to strangle kings.
Justice is the first virtue of those who command, and stops the complaints of those...
From fanaticism to barbarism is only one step.
Skepticism is the first step on the road to philosophy
Men will never be free until the last king is strangled with the entrails of...
The possibility of divorce renders both marriage partners stricter in their observance of the duties...
You have to make it happen.
Skepticism is the first step on the road to philosophy.
The blood of Jesus Christ can cover a multitude of sins, it seems to me.
Every man has his dignity. I'm willing to forget mine, but at my own discretion...
It is very important not to mistake hemlock for parsley, but to believe or not...
Pithy sentences are like sharp nails which force truth upon our memory.
All abstract sciences are nothing but the study of relations between signs.
People praise virtue, but they hate it, they run away from it. It freezes you...
I can be expected to look for truth but not to find it
Although a man may wear fine clothing, if he lives peacefully; and is good, self-possessed,...
If you want me to believe in God, you must make me touch him.
We are all instruments endowed with feeling and memory. Our senses are so many strings...
No man has received from nature the right to command his fellow human beings.
If there is one realm in which it is essential to be sublime, it is...