Quotes by Stendhal

A very small degree of hope is sufficient to cause the birth of love.


All religions are founded on the fear of the many and the cleverness of the few.


One can acquire everything in solitude except character.


Other Great Authors

Business is always interfering with pleasure, but it makes other pleasures possible.

William Faulkner

How come the dove gets to be the peace symbol How about the pillow It has more feathers than the dove, and it doesn't have that dangerous beak.

Jack Handey Deep Thoughts

There is occasions and causes why and wherefore in all things.

William Shakespeare

People may say what they like about the decay of Christianity the religious system that produced green Chartreuse can never really die.

Saki »

Unjust dominion cannot be eternal.

Seneca »

Life's but a walking shadow, a poor player, that struts and frets his hour upon the stage And then is heard no more it is a tale Told by an idiot, full of sound and fury, Signifying Nothing.

William Shakespeare »