When you argue with your inferiors, you convince them of only one thing: they are as clever as you.
We must be part of the general staff at the inception, rather than the ambulance drivers at the bitter end.
In Pierre Elliott Trudeau, Canada has at last produced a political leader worthy of assassination.
That neither our thoughts, nor passions, nor ideas formed by the imagination, exist without the mind, is what every body will allow.
My neighbor doesn’t want to be loved as much as he wants to be envied.
We have first raised a dust and then complain we cannot see.
To hear the Japanese plead for free trade is like hearing the word love on the lips of a harlot.
All the choir of heaven and furniture of earth – in a word, all those bodies which compose the frame of the world – have not any subsistence without a mind.
Any stigma, as the old saying is, will serve to beat a dogma.
A mind at liberty to reflect on its own observations, if it produce nothing useful to the world, seldom fails of entertainment to itself.