Charles Louis de Montesquieu

"Republics come to an end by luxurious habits; monarchies by poverty."

Rating: 7.50 (Number of Voters: 2)

"You have to study a great deal to know a little."

Rating: 5.40 (Number of Voters: 5)

"Happy the people whose annals are tiresome."

Rating: 4.25 (Number of Voters: 4)

"A man should be mourned at his birth, not at his death."

Rating: 3.80 (Number of Voters: 5)

"Useless laws weaken the necessary laws."

Rating: 4.67 (Number of Voters: 3)

"There are only two cases in which war is just: first, in order to resist the aggression of an enemy, and second, in order to help an ally who has been attacked."

Rating: 3.80 (Number of Voters: 5)

"Do you think that God will punish them for not practicing a religion which he did not reveal to them?"

Rating: 4.67 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Liberty is the right of doing whatever the laws permit."

Rating: 3.33 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Not to be loved is a misfortune, but it is an insult to be loved no longer."

Rating: 4.00 (Number of Voters: 1)

"There is no greater tyranny than that which is perpetrated under the shield of the law and in the name of justice."

Rating: 6.00 (Number of Voters: 2)