"The instruction we find in books is like fire. We fetch it from our neighbours, kindle it at home, communicate it to others, and it becomes the property of all."
"Any woman who understands the problems of running a home will be nearer to understanding the problems of running a country."Voltaire on Margaret Thatcher
"A house is not a home unless it contains food and fire for the mind as well as the body."Voltaire on Benjamin Franklin
"Where we love is home - home that our feet may leave, but not our hearts."Voltaire on Oliver Wendell Holmes
"Human beings are the only creatures on earth that allow their children to come back home."Voltaire on Bill Cosby
"Home is the place where, when you have to go there, they have to take you in."Voltaire on Robert Frost
"What most persons consider as virtue, after the age of 40 is simply a loss of energy."
"He who has not the spirit of this age, has all the misery of it."
"We are rarely proud when we are alone."
"Each player must accept the cards life deals him or her: but once they are in hand, he or she alone must decide how to play the cards in order to win the game."
"Time, which alone makes the reputation of men, ends by making their defects respectable."