Woe to the makers of literal translations, who by rendering every word weaken the meaning! It is indeed by so doing that we can say the letter kills and the spirit gives life.
Quote by Voltaire
The true character of liberty is independence, maintained by force
Animals have these advantages over man: they never hear the clock strike, they die without...
Everything's fine today, that is our illusion.
The art of medicine consists in amusing the patient while nature cures the disease.
To believe in God is impossible - to not believe in Him is absurd
Providence has given us hope and sleep as a compensation for the many cares of...
He who is not just is severe, he who is not wise is sad.
Prejudices are what fools use for reason.
One great use of words is to hide our thoughts
The sovereign is called a tyrant who knows no laws but his caprice.
Illusion is the first of the pleasures
Doubt is not a pleasant condition but certainty is an absurd one.
By appreciation, we make excellence in others our own property.
Doctors are men who prescribe medicines of which they know little, to cure diseases of...
I have lived eighty years of life and know nothing for it, but to be...
Very often, say what you will, a knave is only a fool.
Each player must accept the cards life deals him or her: but once they are...
Dreams are necessary to life.
He has the obligation to society that any human being has. I don't think a...
Nothing is scarier than having 5 missed calls from your mom.