Genius is present in every age, but the men carrying it within them remain benumbed...
Man will never be free until the last king is strangled with the entrails of...
It is very important not to mistake hemlock for parsley, but to believe or not...
There are three principal means of acquiring knowledge. . . observation of nature, reflection, and...
I can be expected to look for truth but not to find it
Morals are in all countries the result of legislation and government; they are not African...
There are things I can't force. I must adjust. There are times when the greatest...
When superstition is allowed to perform the task of old age in dulling the human...
If you want me to believe in God, you must make me touch him.
Men will never be free until the last king is strangled with the entrails of...
Our observation of nature must be diligent, our reflection profound, and our experiments exact. We...
Although a man may wear fine clothing, if he lives peacefully; and is good, self-possessed,...
Women swallow at one mouthful the lie that flatters, and drink drop by drop the...
All abstract sciences are nothing but the study of relations between signs.
Bad company is as instructive as licentiousness. One makes up for the loss of one's...
Disturbances in society are never more fearful than when those who are stirring up the...
Every man has his dignity. I'm willing to forget mine, but at my own discretion...
Evil always turns up in this world through some genius or other.