1. 10

    Without freedom of the press, there can be no representative government.

    49
  2. 9

    Speech was given to man to disguise his thoughts. [Fr., La parole a ete donnce a l'homme pour deguiser sa pensee.]

    50
  3. 8

    Regimes may fall and fail, but I do not.

    51
  4. 7

    If you wish to be popular in society consent to be taught many things you already know.

    51
  5. 6

    Show me another pleasure like dinner which comes every day and lasts an hour.

    53
  6. 5

    I found there a country with thirty-two religions and only one sauce.

    60
  7. 4

    The art of putting the right men in the right places is first in the science of government; but that of finding places for the discontented is the most difficult.

    61
  8. 3

    What clever man has ever needed to commit a crime? Crime is the last resort of political half-wits.

    68
  9. 2

    Espresso is to Italy, what champagne is to France.

    98
  10. 1

    Black as the devil, hot as hell, pure as an angel, sweet as love.

    303
  11. Last Update: 22 June 2021

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