All men are born with a nose and ten fingers, but no one was born with a knowledge of God.
Men use thought only as authority for their injustice, and employ speech only to conceal their thoughts
He is a hard man who is only just, and a sad one who is only wise.
[Men] use thought only to justify their wrong-doings, and words only to conceal their thoughts.
There are truths which are not for all men, nor for all times.
Time, which alone makes the reputation of men, ends by making their defects respectable.
Of all religions, the Christian should of course inspire the most tolerance, but until now Christians have been the most intolerant of all men.
All the reasonings of men are not worth one sentiment of women.
Men hate the individual whom they call avaricious only because nothing can be gained from him.
Satire lies about literary men while they live and eulogy lies about them when they die.