The secret of being a bore is to tell everything.
Man is free at the instant he wants to be.
Now, now my good man, this is no time to be making enemies.
If God did not exist, it would be necessary to invent him.
Men use thought only as authority for their injustice, and employ speech only to conceal their thoughts.
Indeed, history is nothing more than a tableau of crimes and misfortunes.
The superfluous, a very necessary thing.
Whatever you do, crush the infamous thing, and love those who love you.
There are truths which are not for all men, nor for all times.
It is said that God is always on the side of the heaviest battalions.
Love truth, but pardon error.
The best is the enemy of the good.
We have a natural right to make use of our pens as of our tongues, at our peril, risk and hazard.
Appreciation is a wonderful thing: It makes what is excellent in others belong to us as well.
A witty saying proves nothing.