What most persons consider as virtue, after the age of 40 is simply a loss of energy.
Quote by Voltaire
If God did not exist, it would be necessary to invent him
He is a hard man who is only just, and a sad one who is...
Every man is a creature of the age in which he lives; very few are...
Thinking is the greatest torture in the world for most people.
To rely upon conviction, devotion, and other excellent spiritual qualities - that is not to...
It is not more surprising to be born twice than once; everything in nature is...
In the case of news, we should always wait for the sacrament of confirmation.
I disapprove of what you say, but I will defend to the death your right...
Prejudices are what fools use for reason.
We have a natural right to make use of our pens as of our tongues,...
Nothing can be more contrary to religion and the clergy than reason and common sense.
Judge a man by his questions rather than his answers.
Minds differ still more than faces
He must be very ignorant for he answers every question he is asked
Use, do not abuse; neither abstinence nor excess ever renders man happy.
The instruction we find in books is like fire. We fetch it from our neighbours,...
Do well and you will have no need for ancestors.
It is hard to free fools from the chains they revere.
The true triumph of reason is that it enables us to get along with those...
Chance is a word void of sense; nothing can exist without a cause.