He is a hard man who is only just and a sad one who is only wise.
Quote by Voltaire
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Work saves us from three great evils boredom, vice and need.
I have never made but one prayer to God, a very short one: "O Lord, make my enemies ridiculous." And God granted it.
It is forbidden to kill therefore all murderers are punished unless they kill in large numbers and to the sound of trumpets.
The Holy Roman Empire was neither holy, nor Roman nor an Empire.
It is dangerous to be right when the government is wrong.
Appreciation is a wonderful thing It makes what is excellent in others belong to us as well.
True greatness consists in the use of a powerful understanding to enlighten oneself and others.
God is always on the side of the big battalions.
England has forty-two religions and only two sauces.
The history of human opinion is scarcely anything more than the history of human errors.
Love is the greatest refreshment in life.
If men would consider not so much wherein they differ, as wherein they agree, there would be far less of uncharitableness and angry feeling.
Choosing to be positive and having a grateful attitude is going to determine how you're going to live your life.
If I designed a computer with 200 chips, I tried to design it with 150. And then I would try to design it with 100. I just tried to find every trick I could in life to design things real tiny.
Expect the best, plan for the worst, and prepare to be surprised.
In olden times sacrifices were made at the altar - a practice which is still continued.
Not much shocked me. You know, I worked in a home for Alzheimer's patients and my dad used to be really into murders and stuff, so I saw dead bodies. It desensitised me to a lot of things.
True friendship is a plant of slow growth, and must undergo and withstand the shocks of adversity, before it is entitled to the appellation.
Admiration of the proletariat, like that of dams, power stations, and aeroplanes, is part of the ideology of the machine age.
Roosevelt's declaration that Americans had 'nothing to fear but fear itself' was a glorious piece of inspirational rhetoric and just as gloriously wrong.