This agglomeration which was called and which still calls itself the Holy Roman Empire was neither holy, nor Roman, nor an empire.
Quote by Voltaire
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Since the whole affair had become one of religion, the vanquished were of course exterminated.
All sects are different, because they come from men morality is everywhere the same, because it comes from God.
A witty saying proves nothing.
Think for yourselves and let others enjoy the privilege to do so, too.
He is a hard man who is only just and a sad one who is only wise.
I was never ruined but twice: once when I lost a lawsuit, and once when I won one.
The art of government consists in taking as much money as possible from one class of the citizens to give to the other.
England has forty-two religions and only two sauces.
God is a comedian playing to an audience too afraid to laugh.
To be absolutely certain about something, one must know everything or nothing about it.
The winner's edge is not in a gifted birth, a high IQ, or in talent. The winner's edge is all in the attitude, not aptitude. Attitude is the criterion for success.
Someday perhaps change will occur when times are ready for it instead of always when it is too late. Someday change will be accepted as life itself.
A man is rich in proportion to the number of things he can let alone.
It was very clear to me in 1965, in Mississippi, that, as a lawyer, I could get people into schools, desegregate the schools, but if they were kicked off the plantations - and if they didn't have food, didn't have jobs, didn't have health care, didn't have the means to exercise those civil rights, we were not going to have success.
Really I don't like human nature unless all candied over with art.
It's not just the 'Grammys' that I've pulled out of. I also pulled out of the English awards as well. The reason that I wanted to pull out was because I believe very much that the music industry as a whole is mainly concerned with material success.
When I was playing before I retired, I never really understood the appreciation and the respect that people gave me. People had treated me like a god or something, and that was very embarrassing.
I love acting. It's my playground, it let's me explore. But my happiness in this world - my level of peace - is never going to be dictated by acting.
Sometimes I make very selfish choices like I did 'Once Upon A Time' for my inner 8-year-old and my hypothetical future child. I've done some movies because I would regret them if I didn't, but other projects I've done because they've scared me or if I felt I needed to do a big romantic comedy to help me professionally.
Solitude is better than the society of evil persons.