To become truly great, one has to stand with people, not above them.
Quote by Charles De Montesquieu
Laws undertake to punish only overt acts
False happiness renders men stern and proud, and that happiness is never communicated. True happiness...
The best example of democracy I can recall is five wolves sitting down to dinner...
Countries are well cultivated, not as they are fertile, but as they are free.
An author is a fool who, not content with boring those he lives with, insists...
Laws undertake to punish only overt acts.
An author is a fool who, not content with having bored those who have lived...
The tyranny of a prince in an oligarchy is not so dangerous to the public...
Friendship is an arrangement by which we undertake to exchange small favors for big ones.
What orators lack in depth they make up for in length.
I have never known any distress that an hour's reading did not relieve.
Author: A fool who, not content with having bored those who have lived with him,...
I have always observed that to succeed in the world one should seem a fool,...
There is no nation so powerful, as the one that obeys its laws not from...
Luxury ruins republics; poverty, monarchies.
Peace is a natural effect of trade.
If I knew something that would serve my country but would harm mankind, I would...
Fellow citizens, we cannot escape history
A nation as a society forms a moral person, and every member of it is...
The only title in our democracy superior to that of President is the title of...
Whoever makes two ears of corn, or two blades of grass to grow where only...