It is amusing that a virtue is made of the vice of chastity and it's a pretty odd sort of chastity at that, which leads men straight into the sin of Onan, and girls to the waning of their color
More Quotes from Voltaire:The truths of religion are never so well understood as by those who have lost the power of reason.
History is only the register of crimes and misfortunes.
Anyone who has the power to make you believe absurdities has the power to make you commit injustices.
The mouth obeys poorly when the heart murmurs.
Our country is that spot to which our heart is bound.
For seventeen hundred years the Christian sect has done nothing but harm
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