All religions are founded on the fear of the many and the cleverness of the few.
Beauty is the promise of happiness.
Women are always eagerly on the lookout for any emotion
Only great minds can afford a simple style.
Mathematics allows for no hypocrisy and no vagueness
Pleasure is often spoiled by describing it.
The man of genius is he and he alone who finds such joy in his art that he will work at it come hell or high water.
Far less envy in America than in France, and far less wit.
The shepherd always tries to persuade the sheep that their interests and his own are the same.
Logic is neither an art nor a science but a dodge