What a heavy burden is a name that has become too famous.
Quote by Voltaire
What then do you call your soul? What idea have you of it? You cannot...
Chance is a word void of sense; nothing can exist without a cause.
We cannot wish for that we know not.
Appreciation is a wonderful thing. It makes what is excellent in others belong to us...
A man loved by a beautiful woman will always get out of trouble
He who is not just is severe, he who is not wise is sad.
It is with books as with men: a very small number play a great part,...
I die adoring God, loving my friends, not hating my enemies, and detesting superstition
History is only the register of crimes and misfortunes.
I disapprove of what you say, but I defend to the death your right to...
Marriage is the only adventure open to the cowardly
An ideal form of government is democracy tempered with assassination.
I advise you to go on living solely to enrage those who are paying your...
One merit of poetry few persons will deny: it says more and in fewer words...
Anyone who seeks to destroy the passions instead of controlling them is trying to play...
The best is the enemy of the good.
In the case of news, we should always wait for the sacrament of confirmation.
It is far better to be silent than merely to increase the quantity of bad...
Books do furnish a room.
Next, in importance to books are their titles.