Use, do not abuse; neither abstinence nor excess ever renders man happy.
Quote by Voltaire
If God did not exist, it would be necessary to invent him
We have a natural right to make use of our pens as of our tongues,...
Common sense is not so common.
We must cultivate our own garden. When man was put in the garden of Eden...
Doubt is not a pleasant condition, but certainty is absurd
Originality is nothing but judicious imitation. The most original writers borrowed from one another. The...
The best way to be boring is to leave nothing out.
Prejudice is an opinion without judgment
Behind every successful man stands a surprised mother-in-law.
I do not agree with what you have to say, but I'll defend to the...
The history of human opinion is scarcely anything, more than the history of human errors
This self-love is the instrument of our preservation; it resembles the provision for the perpetuity...
I do not agree with a word that you say, but I will defend to...
The great consolation in life is to say what one thinks.
Is there anyone so wise as to learn by the experience of others?
Paradise was made for tender hearts; hell, for loveless hearts.
A yawn may not be polite, but at least it is an honest opinion
The punishment of criminals should be of use; when a man is hanged he is...
Humanity is the crime; God is the criminal.
Camaraderie ends when crime begins.