More From Denis Diderot
- "Power acquired by violence is only a usurpation, and lasts only as long as the force of him who commands prevails over that of those who obey."
- "When science, art, literature, and philosophy are simply the manifestation of personality they are on a level where glorious and dazzling achievements are possible, which can make a man’s name live for thousands of years."
- "Only passions, great passions can elevate the soul to great things."
More In Happiness
- "All the ills of mankind, all the tragic misfortunes that fill the history books, all the political blunders, all the failures of the great leaders have arisen merely from a lack of skill at dancing."― Moliere
- "The first requisite for the happiness of the people is the abolition of religion."― Karl Marx
- "Why does watching a dog be a dog fill one with happiness?"― Jonathan Safran Foer