When it is a question of money, everybody is of the same religion.
Quote by Voltaire
In the case of news, we should always wait for the sacrament of confirmation.
To rely upon conviction, devotion, and other excellent spiritual qualities - that is not to...
He is a hard man who is only just, and a sad one who is...
I know of no great men except those who have rendered great service to the...
Opinion has caused more trouble on this little earth than plagues or earthquakes.
Nothing would be more tiresome than eating and drinking if God had not made them...
One merit of poetry few persons will deny: it says more and in fewer words...
In this country it is a good thing to kill an admiral from time to...
The safest course is to do nothing against one's conscience. With this secret, we can...
If there were no God, it would have been necessary to invent him.
Optimism is the madness of insisting that all is well when we are miserable.
One great use of words is to hide our thoughts.
I have lived eighty years of life and know nothing for it, but to be...
It is as impossible to translate poetry as it is to translate music.
The secret of being a bore... is to tell everything.
A yawn may not be polite, but at least it is an honest opinion
The only way to comprehend what mathematicians mean by Infinity is to contemplate the extent...
Think for yourselves and let others enjoy the privilege to do so, too.
My life is a struggle.
The husband who decides to surprise his wife is often very much surprised himself.