To succeed in the world it is not enough to be stupid, you must also be well-mannered.
Quote by Voltaire
If God created us in his own image, we have more than reciprocated.
The little may contrast with the great, in painting, but cannot be said to be...
Christianity is the most ridiculous, the most absurd, and bloody religion that has ever infected...
This self-love is the instrument of our preservation; it resembles the provision for the perpetuity...
Men hate the individual whom they call avaricious only because nothing can be gained from...
Every man is guilty of all the good he did not do.
Nothing would be more tiresome than eating and drinking if God had not made them...
Anyone who seeks to destroy the passions instead of controlling them is trying to play...
Doubt is not a pleasant condition but certainty is an absurd one.
Superstition is to religion what astrology is to astronomy the mad daughter of a wise...
It is one of the superstitions of the human mind to have imagined that virginity...
Inspiration: A peculiar effect of divine flatulence emitted by the Holy Spirit which hisses into...
He must be very ignorant for he answers every question he is asked.
Marriage is the only adventure open to the cowardly
The best is the enemy of the good.
Self-love is the instrument of our preservation.
Whoever serves his country well has no need of ancestors.
Tyrants have always some slight shade of virtue; they support the laws before destroying them.
Tears are the silent language of grief.
I hate women because they always know where things are.