To hold a pen is to be at war.
Quote by Voltaire
We never live; we are always in the expectation of living.
It is fancy rather than taste which produces so many new fashions
The safest course is to do nothing against one's conscience. With this secret, we can...
The ideal form of government is democracy tempered with assassination.
If the people we love are stolen from us, the way to have them live...
By appreciation, we make excellence in others our own property.
As long as people believe in absurdities they will continue to commit atrocities.
I disapprove of what you say, but I defend to the death your right to...
Only your friends steal your books.
The first step, my son, which one makes in the world, is the one on...
Now, now my good man, this is no time for making enemies.
Originality is nothing by judicious imitation. The most original writers borrowed one from another.
Once the people begin to reason, all is lost
Marriage is the only adventure open to the cowardly
He must be very ignorant for he answers every question he is asked
Think for yourselves and let others enjoy the privilege to do so, too
Tyrants have always some slight shade of virtue; they support the laws before destroying them
Only your friends steal your books
A bad book is as much of a labor to write as a good one;...
Books are the legacies that a great genius leaves to mankind, which are delivered down...