Citations

“I don’t mind lying, but I hate inaccuracy.” — Samuel Butler

«Le seul moyen d’affronter un monde sans liberté est de devenir si absolument libre qu’on fasse de sa propre existence un acte de révolte.» — Albert Camus

“A wise man gets more use from his enemies than a fool from his friends.” — Baltasar Gracian

«On sait toujours ce que les autres sont pour nous, mais on ne sait jamais ce que nous sommes pour les autres.» — Philippe Claudel

“I know you believe you understand what you think I said, but I am not sure you realize that what you heard is not what I meant.” — Robert McCloskey

«Je me sens très optimiste quant à l’avenir du pessimisme.» — Jean Rostand

“A smart man makes a mistake, learns from it, and never makes that mistake again, but a wise man finds a smart man and learns from him how to avoid the mistake altogether.” — Roy Hollister Williams

«L’avenir de l’optimisme appartient au divertissement; celui du pessimisme, à la réflexion.» — Romain Guilleaumes

“To repeat what others have said requires education. To challenge it requires brains.” — Marry Pettibone Poole

«Peu d’espoir est permis à celui qui est trop paresseux pour se faire des ennemis.» — Robert C. Edwards

“Always forgive your enemies; nothing annoys them so much.” — Oscar Wilde

«On ne sent point qu’on est menteur quand on a l’habitude de l’être.» — Pierre Carlet de Chamblain de Marivaux

“My pessimism extends to the point of even suspecting the sincerity of the pessimists.” — Jean Rostand

«L’honneur est comme les allumettes: ça ne sert qu’une fois.» — Marcel Pagnol

“The only problem
With haiku is that you just
Get started and then” — Roger McGough”

«Il n’est pas deux peuples sur la surface du globe qui soient vertueux de la même manière.» — Donatien Alphonse François de Sade, Marquis de

“If you spend word for word with me, I shall make your wit bankrupt.” — William Shakespeare, from “Two Gentlemen of Verona”

«Il y a des visages plus beaux que le masque qui les couvre.» — Jean-Jacques Rousseau

”When you go into court you are putting your fate into the hands of twelve people who weren’t smart enough to get out of jury duty.” — Norm Crosby

«Savoir se libérer n’est rien ; l’ardu c’est savoir être libre.» — André Gide

“I’d rather live with a good question than a bad answer.” — Aryeh Frimer

«Nous sommes des créatures tellement mobiles que les sentiments que nous feignons, nous finissons par les éprouver.» — Benjamin Constant

“The most common way people give up their power is by thinking they don’t have any.” — Alice Walker

«Chaque être est détruit quand nous cessons de le voir; puis son apparition suivante est une création nouvelle, différente de celle qui l’a immédiatement précédée, sinon de toutes.» — Marcel Proust

“Dennis: Listen, strange women lying in ponds distributing swords is no basis for a system of government. Supreme executive power derives from a mandate from the masses, not from some farcical aquatic ceremony.
Arthur: Be quiet!
Dennis: Well, but you can’t expect to wield supreme executive power just ’cause some watery tart threw a sword at you!” — Monty Python and the Holy Grail

«La langue est un sabre qui peut transpercer le corps.» — Roi Yongsan de Corée (1476-1506)

“Choose a job you love, and you will never have to work a day in your life.” — Confucius

«Déguiser sous des mots bien choisis les théories les plus absurdes, suffit souvent à les faire accepter.» — Gustave Le Bon

“Don’t feel stupid if you do not like what everyone else pretends to like.” — Patrick Mimran

«Nos actes les plus sincères sont aussi les plus calculés.» — André Gide

“Be miserable. Or motivate yourself. Whatever has to be done, it’s always your choice.” — Wayne Dyer

«Nous découvrons en nous-mêmes ce que les autres nous cachent, et nous reconnaissons dans les autres ce que nous cachons nous-mêmes.» — Luc de Clapier, marquis de Vauvenargues

“There are some people who live in a dream world, and there are some who face reality. And then there are some who turn one into the other.” — Douglas H. Everett

«Il y a deux choses auxquelles il faut se faire sous peine de trouver la vie insupportable : ce sont les injures du temps et les injustices des hommes.» — Sébastien-Roch Nicolas de Chamfort

“Love is the most dangerous craving of all, if you ask me. It turns us into people we aren’t, it makes us feel like hell, and makes us walk on water. It ruins us for anything else.” — Jodi Picoult, from “Vanishing Acts”

«Les salauds, les saints, j’en ai jamais vu. Rien n’est ni tout noir, ni tout blanc, c’est le gris qui gagne. Les hommes et leurs âmes, c’est pareil. … T’es une âme grise, joliment grise, comme nous tous.» — Philippe Claudel

“I’m not upset that you lied to me, I’m upset that from now on I can’t believe you.” — Friedrich Nietzsche

«Vous quittez les philosophales, vous entrez dans la philosophie quand vous avez admis que le but de la vie est la vie.» — Louis Pauwells

“To be yourself in a world that is constantly trying to make you something else is the greatest accomplishment.” — Ralph Waldo Emerson

«C’est souvent lorsqu’elle est le plus désagréable à entendre qu’une vérité est le plus utile à dire.» — André Gide

“I am the master of my fate; I am the captain of my soul.” — William Henley

«L’idiotie est une maladie qui va bien avec la peur. L’une et l’autre s’engraissent mutuellement, créant une gangrène qui ne demande qu’à se propager.» — Philippe Claudel

“Don’t take life too seriously; you won’t get out of it alive.” — Elbert Hubbard

«Les sentiers sont comme les hommes, ils meurent aussi. Peu à peu, ils s’encombrent, se comblent, se morcellent, se laissent manger par les herbes, puis disparaissent. Et il ne faut que peu d’années pour qu’on n’en distingue plus guère que l’échine et que la plupart des êtres finissent par les oublier.» — Philippe Claudel

“Disobedience is the true foundation of liberty. The obedient must be slaves.” — Henry David Thoreau

«La personnalité des grands hommes est faite de leurs incompréhensions.» — André Gide

“I like the word ‘indolence.’ It makes my laziness seem classy.” — Bern Williams

«La raison est ce qui effraie le plus chez un fou.» — Anatole France

“The only interesting answers are those which destroy the questions.” — Susan Sontag

«L’équilibre est à mi-chemin entre les deux extrêmes.» — Bernard Werber

”Nowhere can man find a quieter or more untroubled retreat than in his own soul.” — Marcus Aurelius

«Traiter son prochain de con n’est pas un outrage, mais un diagnostic.» — Frédéric Dard, dit San Antonio

“It is always the best policy to tell the truth, unless, of course, you are an exceptionally good liar.” — Jerome K. Jerome

«Une vie ne vaut rien, mais rien ne vaut une vie.» — André Malraux

“Don’t limit a child to your own learning, for he was born in another time.” — Rabindranath Tagore

«Si haut qu’on monte, on finit toujours par des cendres.» — Henri Rochefort

“Any man who afflicts the human race with ideas must be prepared to see them misunderstood.” — Henry Louis Mencken

«Nous finissons toujours par avoir le visage de nos vérités.» — Albert Camus

“But now I have come to believe that the whole world is an enigma, a harmless enigma that is made terrible by our own mad attempt to interpret it as though it had an underlying truth.” — Umberto Eco

«Être innocent au milieu des coupables, c’était en somme la même chose que d’être coupable au milieu des innocents.» — Philippe Claudel

“Irreverence is the champion of liberty and its only sure defense.” — Mark Twain

«La connaissance conduit à l’unité comme l’ignorance à la division.» — Râmakrishna Paramahamsa

“The power of accurate observation is often called cynicism by those who have not got it.” — George Bernard Shaw

«L’intégrité n’a pas besoin de règles.» — Albert Camus

“The difference between faith and insanity is that faith is the ability to hold firmly to a conclusion that is incompatible with the evidence, whereas insanity is the ability to hold firmly to a conclusion that is incompatible with the evidence.” — William Harwood

«La vérité est une illusion et l’illusion est une vérité.» — Rémy de Gourmont

“I hate mankind, for I think myself one of the best of them, and I know how bad I am.” — Joseph Baretti

«On peut tout fuir, sauf sa conscience.» ― Stefan Zweig

“To you I’m an atheist; to God, I’m the Loyal Opposition.” — Woody Allen

«Se vouloir libre, c’est aussi vouloir les autres libres.» — Simone de Beauvoir

“It is hard to believe that a man is telling the truth when you know that you would lie if you were in his place.” — Henry Louis Mencken

«Sois modeste! C’est le genre d’orgueil qui déplaît le moins.» — Jules Renard

“A good indicator that you’re having a conversation with someone who is perhaps a bit logically challenged is when you hear the phrase “You can’t prove he/she/it doesn’t exist, either.” […] When you hear these words, you should give yourself permission to smile a tiny smile of self-congratulations, for you have reached the end of the conversation! Walk away. Find a potted plant to talk to. It will be more fruitful.” — Jonathan Rosenberg

«Bien pauvres sont ceux qui ont besoin de mythes.» — Albert Camus

“I’ve never wished a man dead, but I have read some obituaries with great pleasure.” — Mark Twain

«Mentir est un art. Ne réussit pas qui veut.» — Ernest Ouellet

“You have enemies? Good. That means you’ve stood up for something, sometime in your life.” — Winston Churchill

«En démocratie, la politique est l’art de faire croire au peuple qu’il gouverne.» — Louis Latzarus

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«N’importe qui peut m’appuyer lorsque j’ai raison, ce que je veux c’est l’appui de quelqu’un lorsque j’ai tort.» — Sir John Alexander McDonald

“True friends stab you in the front.” — Oscar Wilde

«Les politiciens ont la population qu’ils méritent.» — Serge Rouleau

“Inside every cynical person, there is a disappointed idealist.” — George Carlin

«Toute société qui prétend assurer aux hommes la liberté doit commencer par leur garantir l’existence.» — Léon Blum

“You can safely assume that you’ve created God in your own image when it turns out that God hates all the same people you do.” — Anne Lamott

«Nous avons tous la prétention de souffrir beaucoup plus que les autres.» — Honoré de Balzac

“I don’t like that man. I must get to know him better.” — Abraham Lincoln

«Les idées se propagent moins grâce à leurs champions que grâce à leurs adversaires.» ― Pernette Chaponnière

“If you really want to do something, you’ll find a way. If you don’t, you’ll find an excuse.” — Jim Rohn

«Il était du nombre de ceux qui sont assez malheureusement nés pour pratiquer la vertu, sans en éprouver la douceur; ils font le bien par esprit d’ordre, comme ils raisonnent.» — Denis Diderot, La religieuse

“A casual stroll through the lunatic asylum shows that faith does not prove anything.” — Friedrich Nietzsche

«La loi, dans un grand souci d’égalité, interdit aux riches comme aux pauvres de coucher sous les ponts, de mendier dans les rues et de voler du pain.» — François Anatole Thibault, alias Anatole France

“True revolutionaries do not flaunt their radicalism. They cut their hair, put on suits and infiltrate the system from within.” — Saul Alinsky

«La femme sera vraiment l’égale de l’homme le jour où on désignera une femme incompétente à un poste important.» — Françoise Giroud

“This generation wasn’t born to be put on trial by the system. It was born to put the system on trial.” — Van Jones

«Dans toutes les larmes s’attarde un espoir.» — Simone de Beauvoir

“If you can’t be bought, you’re the richest man in the world.” — Ricky Gervais

«L’homme est condamné à être libre.» — Jean-Paul Sartre

“When I hear someone complaining about an asshole, I hear “I just got butthurt by a verbal bitchslap from a warrior of truth.” ” — Jonathan Rosenberg

«Si à la fin il ne reste rien, au moins, à un moment, il y avait nous.» — Patrick Scott, Read the signs

“Never underestimate the importance of nastiness to our progress thus far. If intelligence and gentleness were the chief criteria, our planet would be ruled by whales.” — John W. Gardner

«On ne demande conseil que pour appuyer ses convictions.» — William Osler

“Error depends on understanding, heresy depends on will.” — Meister Eckhart

«Le procès d’une malheureuse qui n’a ni crédit, ni protection, est promptement fait dans un pays où l’on croit la vertu incompatible avec la misère, où l’infortune est une preuve complète contre l’accusé; là, une injuste prévention fait croire que celui qui a dû commettre le crime, l’a commis; les sentiments se mesurent à l’état où l’on trouve le coupable; et sitôt que l’or ou des titres n’établissent pas son innocence, l’impossibilité qu’il puisse être innocent, devient alors démontrée.*

* Siècles à venir! Vous ne verrez plus ce comble d’horreurs et d’infamie.» — Donatien Alphonse François de Sade, Marquis de, Justine ou Les malheurs de la vertu

“The whole problem with the world is that fools and fanatics are always so certain of themselves, but wiser people so full of doubts.” ― Bertrand Russell

«Ignavis precibus
Fortuna repugnat
[C’est aux prières des lâches
Que la Fortune est sourde]» — Publius Ovidius Naso, Ovide, Les Métamorphoses, Livre VIII : Nisus et Scylla

“To give without any reward, or any notice, has a special quality of its own. There is something of worship or prayer in laying down an offering at someone’s feet and then going away quickly. The nicest gifts are those left, nameless and quiet, unburdened with love, or vanity, or the desire for attention.” — Anne Morrow Lindbergh

«Il y a l’amertume du bonheur comme il y a l’ivresse de la souffrance.» — Alfred Capus

“The pursuit of truth will set you free even if you never catch up with it.” — Clarence Darrow

«Il vaut mieux risquer d’absoudre un criminel que de condamner un innocent. Dans le premier cas, le jugement est une erreur ; dans le second, c’est un crime.» — Jean-Jacques Barthélemy, Voyage du jeune Anacharsis en Grèce

“The meaning of life cannot be told; it has to happen to a person.” — Ira Progoff

«Quand l’esprit de la justice et de la vérité, pour primer sur la violence aveugle et criminelle, parvient à susciter une force efficace, cette force, par la grossièreté de son essence, par l’importance de son volume, par la vibration de son intensité, s’apparente fâcheusement aux déchaînements mêmes qu’elle entend réprimer.» — Jacques Audiberti, La fête noire

“Civilization will not attain to its perfection until the last stone from the last church falls on the last priest.” ― Émile Zola

«Les criminels à remords sont indignes du crime.» ―Louis Dumur, Petits aphorismes sur la conscience

“There was a time when religion ruled the world. It is known as the Dark Ages.” ― Ruth Hurmence Green

“To the philosophical eye the vices of the clergy are far less dangerous than their virtues.” ― Edward Gibbon

«Ceci reste un des derniers refuges de l’orateur, le plaisir qu’il se donne à lui-même.» ― Jean-Denis Bredin

“To become a popular religion, it is only necessary for a superstition to enslave a philosophy.” ― William Ralph Inge

«Lorsque la justice sert à promouvoir un agenda politique, le constat s’impose: il y en a qui confonde état de droit et état de droite.» — Daniel Thibault

“Your kids are why I’m pro-choice.” ― Tony D’Agostino

«C’est dans la négligence des petits détails qu’on apprend à faire les grandes fautes.» ― Germaine «Madame» de Staël

“Try not to become a man of success. Rather become a man of value.” ― Albert Einstein

«Moins on a de pouvoir, plus on aime à en user.» ― Jean Antoine Petit-Senn

“The plural of anecdote is not data.” — Frank Kotsonis

«La seule chose que les médiocres ne pardonnent jamais, eux qui sont le nombre et la force, c’est de ne pas leur ressembler.» ― Gaspard Vallette

“Ultimately, the only power to which man should aspire is that which he exercises over himself.” ― Elie Wiesel

«Rien de pire que l’incertitude jusqu’au moment où une certitude vous la fait regretter.» ― Pernette Chaponnière

“I’m sorry if any of you are Catholic. I’m not sorry if you’re offended, I’m actually just sorry about the fact that you’re Catholic.” ― Bill Hicks

«La démocratie, ce n’est pas la loi de la majorité, mais la protection des minorités.» ― Albert Camus

“Don’t worry about what people think, they don’t do it very often.” ― Jacqueline Delisle

«[…] rien n’est plaisant ou dégoûtant dans l’absolue, mais seulement en relation avec la civilisation dans laquelle se fait le jugement.» ― Michel Onfray

“Ask yourself whether you are happy and you cease to be so.” ― John Stuart Mill


“If you want to live a memorable life, you have to be the kind of person who remembers to remember.” ― Joshua Foer

“Even the simulation of an emotion tends to arouse it in our minds.” ― Charles Darwin

“When I give food to the poor, they call me a saint. When I ask why they are poor, they call me a communist.” ― Hélder Pessoa Câmara

“Truth dies when political warfare begins.” ― Don Martin

“There is nothing noble in being superior to your fellow man; true nobility is being superior to your former self.” ― Ernest Hemingway

“If a perfect God created intentionally flawed creatures like ourselves, someone needs to call social services on this guy. ” ― Jonathan Rosenberg

“War is organised murder, and nothing else.” ― Harry Patch, last surviving soldier of World War I

“Under a government which imprisons any unjustly, the true place for a just man is also a prison, the only house in a slave State in which a free man can abide with honor.” ― Henry David Thoreau

“The bitterest tears shed over graves are for words left unsaid and deeds left undone.” ― Harriet Beecher Stowe

“Satire is a sort of glass, wherein beholders do generally discover everybody’s face but their own; which is the chief reason for that kind of reception it meets in the world, and that so very few are offended with it.” ― Jonathan Swift

“Be obscure clearly.” — E. B. White

“In litigation as in love, technical proficiency without passion is not wholly satisfying.” — Michael E. Tigar

“If all mankind minus one, were of one opinion, and only one person were of the contrary opinion, mankind would be no more justified in silencing that one person, than he, if he had the power, would be justified in silencing mankind.” — John Stuart Mill

“What are the messages, what are the stories that no one has an incentive to tell? Start telling yourself those.” — Tyler Cowen

“I believe there are more instances of the abridgment of the freedom of the people by gradual and silent encroachments of those in power than by violent and sudden usurpations.” — James Madison

“It is always a risk to speak to the press: they are likely to report what you say.” — Hubert H. Humphrey

“This is your last chance. After this, there is no turning back. You take the blue pill, the story ends, you wake up in your bed and believe whatever you want to believe. You take the red pill, you stay in Wonderland, and I show you how deep the rabbit hole goes.” — Morpheus, The Matrix

“So before it was: I have a feeling, I want to make a call. Now it’s: I want to have a feeling, I need to send a text.” — Sherry Turkle

“American businesses fail faster than Americans, and therefore American businesses are evolving faster than Americans. And eventually, they’ll have evolved to such a high peak of perfection that they will make us all their pets… If, of course, they haven’t already done so. I sometimes wonder.” — Tim Harford

“Does anyone have any questions for my answers?” — Henry Kissinger

“Nobody made a greater mistake than he who did nothing because he could only do a little.” — Edmund Burke

“We must take sides. Neutrality helps the oppressor, never the victim. Silence encourages the tormentor, never the tormented.” — Elie Wiesel, Nobel Peace Prize Acceptance Speech, December 10th, 1986

“Life is a grindstone. Whether it grinds us down or polishes us up, depends on us.” — L. Thomas Holdcroft

“Jackie: There’s a strange man in my bedroom.
The Doctor: Yes, there is.
Jackie: Well, anything could happen.
The Doctor: No.” — Doctor Who, Season 1, Episode 1, “Rose”

“Your Honor, years ago I recognized my kinship with all living beings, and I made up my mind that I was not one bit better than the meanest on earth. I said then, and I say now, that while there is a lower class, I am in it, and while there is a criminal element, I am of it, and while there is a soul in prison, I am not free.”  — Eugene Victor Debs, at his sentencing hearing for sedition after having called for resistance to the military draft of World War I

“Every saint has a past, and every sinner has a future.” — Oscar Wilde

“Men who want to be feminists do not need to be given a space in feminism. They need to take the space they have in society and make it feminist.” — Kelley Temple

“What can be asserted without evidence can be dismissed without evidence.” — Christopher Hitchens

“We are what we repeatedly do. Excellence, then, is not an act, but a habit.” — Will Durant, The Story of Philosophy: The Lives and Opinions of the World’s Greatest Philosophers, regarding Aristotle’s philosophy. Frequently misattributed to Aristotle directly.

“Be the chess player, not the chess piece.” — Ralph Charell

“There may be times when we are powerless to prevent injustice, but there must never be a time when we fail to protest.” — Elie Wiesel

“You’re incomparable, like a…” — Bo Burnham

“It’s a great day to be alive.” — Anthony Graves, former death row inmate on January 20th, 2014, as he filed a grievance against the attorney who used false testimony to have him convicted of a crime he did not commit.

“Be ashamed to die until you have won some victory for humanity.” — Horace Mann

“Liberty finds no refuge in a jurisprudence of doubt.” — Sandra Day O’Connor

“When in charge, ponder; when in trouble, delegate; when in doubt, mumble.” — James H. Boren

“To be surprised, to wonder, is to begin to understand.” — José Ortega y Gasset

“Innovative organizations spend neither time nor resources defending yesterday.” — Peter Drucker

“Education is the ability to read almost anything without losing your temper or your self-confidence.” — Robert Frost

“Nothing befuddles judgement as much as success, and nothing clears the mind more than failure.” — Paul Craig Roberts

“The men who have had the most to give to their fellow men are those who have enriched their minds and hearts in solitude.” — Joel Hildebrand

“A committee can make a decision that is dumber than any of its members.” — David B. Coblitz

“It is easy to fool yourself. It is possible to fool the people you work for. It is more difficult to fool the people you work with. But it is almost impossible to fool the people who work under you.” — Harry Bates Thayer

“It is always a little difficult for me to laugh freely at the follies of mankind. If I look closely enough, I find I share them all.” — Isaac Asimov,  In Memory Yet Green

“If you can’t convince them, confuse them.” — Harry S. Truman

“The trouble about fighting for human freedom is that you have to spend much of your life defending sons of bitches, for oppressive laws are always aimed at them originally, and oppression must be stopped in the beginning if it is to be stopped at all.” — Henry Louis Mencken

“I have done my share, it is time to go. I will do it elegantly.” ― Albert Einstein, on his deathbed

“One of the keenest pleasures of civilized life is using a word exactly.” — Peter Funk

“Memory is a delicate symbiosis of pain and wonder.” — Tony Daniel, The Careful Man Goes West

“When we think well, we feel good. Understanding is a kind of ecstasy.” — Carl Sagan, Broca’s Brain

“Freedom, after all, is simply being able to live with the consequences of your decisions.” — James X. Mullen, The Simple Art of Greatness

“Jury: Twelve people who determine which client has the better lawyer.” — Robert Frost

“Maybe all one can do is hope to end up with the right regrets.” — Arthur Miller

“If you decide you don’t have to get A’s, you can learn an enormous amount in college.” — Isidor I. Rabi

“Crime is contagious. If the Government becomes a lawbreaker, it breeds contempt for law;” — Louis Brandeis, dissenting, Olmstead v. United States 277 U.S. 438 (1928), p. 485

“A truth that’s told with bad intent beats all the lies you can invent.” — William Blake

“The Devil always lies, except when the truth will hurt you more.” — Simon R. Green

“If the Devil always lied he wouldn’t be a liar.” — Unknown

“Lawyer: They’re either in it for justice, in which case they are poor, or they are in it for money, in which case they are mildly sociopathic. Choose wisely.” — Chelsea Fagan

“You are not entitled to your opinion. You are entitled to your informed opinion. No one is entitled to be ignorant.” — Harlan Ellison

“The only freedom which deserves the name is that of pursuing our own good in our own way, so long as we do not attempt to deprive others of theirs, or impede their efforts to obtain it.” — John Stuart Mill

“I’m in love with cities I’ve never been to and people I’ve never met.” —  Melody Truong

“I wish there was a way to know you’re in “the good old days”, before you’ve actually left them.” —  Greg Daniels, The Office, Season 9, Episode 23, “Finale” (2013), Andy Bernard character

“Until we are all free, we are none of us free.” ― Emma Lazarus

“To think too much is a side effect of not living.” ― Juliette “Dottie James” Martin

“It’s very hard to review one’s past without cheating a little.” ― Simone de Beauvoir

“Justice doesn’t exist when it’s pronounced “Just us”.” ― Dante Shepherd

“To think is easy. To act is hard. But the hardest thing in the world is to act in accordance with your thinking.” ― Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

“When you’ve been used to privilege, equality feels like prejudice.” ― Laurie Penny

“Ignorance is bold and knowledge reserved.” ― Thucydides

“Loving something unconditionally doesn’t mean you love it more. It just means you love it sadder.” ― Jenny Nicholson

«Doveryai, no proveryai. // Доверяй, но проверяй»  ― Proverbe russe // Russian proverb
[Faites confiance, mais vérifiez. // Trust, but verify.]


Voir également ma sélection tirée de «Maximes et pensées» de Francois La Rochefoucauld.

As well, a series of quotes on committees can be found at the end of this blog entry.