We cannot always oblige; but we can always speak obligingly.
Quote by Voltaire
Life is thickly sown with thorns, and I know no other remedy than to pass...
A long dispute means both parties are wrong
When he to whom one speaks does not understand, and he who speaks himself does...
Regimen is superior to medicine, especially as, from time immemorial, out of every hundred physicians,...
Faith consists in believing when it is beyond the power of reason to believe.
Christianity is the most ridiculous, the most absurd, and bloody religion that has ever infected...
Judge a man by his questions rather than his answers.
The best government is a benevolent tyranny tempered by an occasional assassination.
The best way to be boring is to leave nothing out.
Repose is a good thing, but boredom is its brother
We must cultivate our own garden. When man was put in the garden of Eden...
By appreciation, we make excellence in others our own property.
Once the people begin to reason, all is lost
God is a comedian, playing to an audience too afraid to laugh.
In this country it is a good thing to kill an admiral from time to...
A woman can keep one secret - the secret of her age
We are rarely proud when we are alone.
Appreciation is a wonderful thing: It makes what is excellent in others belong to us...
You spend years wishing your parents would get off your back, only to realize they're...
Sometimes you don't see appreciation or results in order to purify your acts from the...