Work is often the father of pleasure.
Quote by Voltaire
The art of medicine consists in amusing the patient while nature cures the disease.
The superfluous, a very necessary thing
A woman can keep one secret - the secret of her age
Behind every successful man stands a surprised mother-in-law.
Stand upright, speak thy thoughts, declare The truth thou hast, that all may share; Be...
I have lived eighty years of life and know nothing for it, but to be...
The atheists are for the most part impudent and misguided scholars who reason badly, and...
Satire lies about literary men while they live and eulogy lies about them when they...
In my life, I have prayed but one prayer: oh Lord, make my enemies ridiculous....
He was a great patriot, a humanitarian, a loyal friend - provided, of course, that...
Tears are the silent language of grief.
If God created us in his own image, we have more than reciprocated.
The best is the enemy of the good.
Christianity is the most ridiculous, the most absurd, and bloody religion that has ever infected...
God is a comedian playing to an audience too afraid to laugh.
Prejudices are what fools use for reason.
God gave us the gift of life; it is up to us to give ourselves...
Self-love is the instrument of our preservation.
I love you not only for what you are, but for what I am when...
No matter how many times I get hurt because of you, I won't leave you....