Quotes by Michael Bakunin, God and State

A divine falsehood is more powerful than any human truth.

Michael Bakunin, God and State

Other Great Authors

Religion points to that area of human experience where in one way or another man comes upon mystery as a summons to pilgrimage.

Frederick Buechner

In great affairs men show themselves as they wish to be seen in small things they show themselves as they are.

Nicholas Chamfort

Man is to himself the most wonderful object in nature; for he cannot conceive what the body is, still less what the mind is, and least of all how a body should be united to a mind. This is the consummation of his difficulties, and yet it is his very being.

Blaise Pascal, PenseesII,72

Love and eggs are best when they are fresh.

Assyrian Proverb

A friend is a second self.


Life is a dead-end street.

Henry Louis Mencken »

In early childhood you may lay the foundation of poverty or riches, industry of idleness, good or evil, by the habits to which you train your children. Teach them right habits then, and their future life is safe.

Mrs. Sigourney »

A youth is to be regarded with respect. How do you know that his future will not be equal to our present?

Confucius, Analects »