There are truths which are not for all men, nor for all times.
Quote by Voltaire
Let us read and let us dance - two amusements that will never do any...
The sentiment of justice is so natural, and so universally acquired by all mankind, that...
Paradise was made for tender hearts; hell, for loveless hearts.
Anyone who seeks to destroy the passions instead of controlling them is trying to play...
If there were no God, it would be necessary to invent him.
Governments need to have both shepherds and butchers.
Only your friends steal your books
Tears are the silent language of grief.
We never live; we are always in the expectation of living.
He must be very ignorant for he answers every question he is asked
Liberty guest amiable, Plants both elbows on the table
Thinking is the greatest torture in the world for most people.
One great use of words is to hide our thoughts.
The best government is a benevolent tyranny tempered by an occasional assassination.
I have only ever made one prayer to God, a very short one: O Lord,...
We cannot always oblige; but we can always speak obligingly.
Each player must accept the cards life deals him or her: but once they are...
It is far better to be silent than merely to increase the quantity of bad...
Generally speaking, men are influenced by books which clarify their own thought, which express their...
Every reader finds himself. The writer's work is merely a kind of optical instrument that...