FANATICISM is, to superstition, what delirium is to fever, and fury to anger : he who has ecstasies and visions, who takes dreams for realities, and imaginations for prophecies, is an enthusiast ; and he, who sticks not at supporting his folly by murder, is a fanatic.
We cannot always oblige; but we can always speak obligingly.
If they're from the village, you take them to the inn. If they're from the city, you treat them with respect when they are beautiful and throw them on the highway when they are dead.
Tyrants have always some slight shade of virtue; they support the laws before destroying them.
Let us cultivate our garden.
He must be very ignorant for he answers every question he is asked.