To believe in God is impossible not to believe in Him is absurd.
Quote by Voltaire
One merit of poetry few persons will deny: it says more and in fewer words...
The public is a ferocious beast; one must either chain it or flee from it.
We are rarely proud when we are alone.
We are all full of weakness and errors; let us mutually pardon each other our...
Men use thought only as authority for their injustice, and employ speech only to conceal...
History is no more than the portrayal of crimes and misfortunes
It is not inequality which is the real misfortune, it is dependence.
Illusion is the first of the pleasures
Marriage is the only adventure open to the cowardly
In my life, I have prayed but one prayer: oh Lord, make my enemies ridiculous....
If there were no God, it would have been necessary to invent him.
Of all religions, Christianity is without a doubt the one that should inspire tolerance most,...
God is a comedian, playing to an audience too afraid to laugh.
History is fables agreed upon.
To enjoy life, we must touch much of it lightly.
The secret of being a bore... is to tell everything.
God is not on the side of the big battalions, but on the side of...
Regimen is superior to medicine, especially as, from time immemorial, out of every hundred physicians,...
There is no medicine to cure hatred
Discontent is the first necessity of progress.