The superfluous is very necessary.
Prejudices are what fools use for reason.
Anything that is too stupid to be spoken is sung.
He is a hard man who is only just, and a sad one who is only wise.
Animals have these advantages over man: They have no theologians to instruct them, their funerals cost them nothing, and no one starts lawsuits over their wills.
One of the chief misfortunes of honest people is that they are cowardly.
We are all full of weakness and errors; let us mutually pardon each other our follies it is the first law of nature.
History is just the portrayal of crimes and misfortunes.
In the case of news, we should always wait for the sacrament of confirmation.
The infinitely little have a pride infinitely great.
A witty saying proves nothing.
Work banishes those three great evils: boredom, vice and poverty.