Fear could never make virtue.
A long dispute means that both parties are wrong.
Chance is a word devoid of sense, nothing can exist without a cause.
I do not like heroes; they make too much noise in the world. The more radiant their glory, the more odious they are.
I keep to old books, for they teach me something; from the new I learn very little.
England has 42 religions and only two sauces.
All is for the best in the best of possible worlds.
The ancient Romans built their greatest master pieces of architecture, their amphitheaters, for wild beasts to fight in.
Everything is for the best in the best of all possible worlds.
Work keeps at bay three great evils: boredom, vice, and need.