Quotes by Voltaire

The best is the enemy of the good.

Every man is guilty of all the good he did not do.

Is there anyone so wise as to learn by the experience of others?

Anyone who has the power to make you believe absurdities has the power to make you commit injustices.

We cannot wish for that we know not.

Behind every successful man stands a surprised mother-in-law.

To believe in God is impossible not to believe in Him is absurd.

The world embarrasses me, and I cannot dream that this watch exists and has no watchmaker.

To the wicked, everything serves as pretext.

Judge a man by his questions rather than his answers.