To the living we owe respect, but to the dead we owe only the truth.
Quote by Voltaire
The best is the enemy of the good.
Those who can make you believe absurdities can make you commit atrocities.
Minds differ still more than faces
I disapprove of what you say, but I will defend to the death your right...
Governments need to have both shepherds and butchers.
It is the flash which appears, the thunderbolt will follow.
Nothing can be more contrary to religion and the clergy than reason and common sense.
History is no more than the portrayal of crimes and misfortunes
Anything that is too stupid to be spoken is sung.
The husband who decides to surprise his wife is often very much surprised himself.
The true character of liberty is independence, maintained by force
It is better to risk saving a guilty person than to condemn an innocent one.
Doubt is uncomfortable, certainty is ridiculous.
Think for yourselves and let others enjoy the privilege to do so, too
If you want good laws, burn those you have and make new ones.
Never argue at the dinner table, for the one who is not hungry always gets...
Inspiration: A peculiar effect of divine flatulence emitted by the Holy Spirit which hisses into...
A woman can keep one secret - the secret of her age.
I wouldn't mind dying in a plane crash. It'd be a good way to go....
Nothing is inherently and invincibly young except spirit. And spirit can enter a human being...
Adam was the luckiest man in the world. He had no mother-in-law.