To believe in God is impossible - to not believe in Him is absurd
Quote by Voltaire
Think for yourselves and let others enjoy the privilege to do so, too
Men use thought only as authority for their injustice, and employ speech only to conceal...
Repose is a good thing, but boredom is its brother
It is better to risk saving a guilty person than to condemn an innocent one.
To the wicked, everything serves as pretext.
When he who hears does not know what he who speaks means, and when he...
I should like to lie at your feet and die in your arms.
Illusion is the first of the pleasures
All sects differ, because they come from men; morality is everywhere the same, because it...
Fear follows crime and is its punishment.
The ear is the avenue to the heart.
Clever tyrants are never punished.
What a heavy burden is a name that has become too famous.
Appreciation is a wonderful thing. It makes what is excellent in others belong to us...
The secret of being a bore... is to tell everything.
We cannot always oblige; but we can always speak obligingly.
We must distinguish between speaking to deceive and being silent to be reserved.
Woe to the makers of literal translations, who by rendering every word weaken the meaning!...
So many people say things about love, How good it can be or feel, or...
The more intensely we feel about an idea or a goal, the more assuredly the...