Voltaire

Voltaire

French Enlightenment writer, historian and philosopher famous for his wit and for his advocacy of civil liberties, including freedom of religion and free trade
Every abuse ought to be reformed, unless the reform is more dangerous than the abuse itself.More Voltaire quotes [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
I believe that there never was a creator of a philosophical system who did not confess at the end of his life that he had wasted his time. It must be admitted that the inventors of the mechanical arts have been much more useful to men that the inventors of syllogisms. He who imagined a ship towers considerably above him who imagined innate ideas.More Voltaire quotes [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
God is a circle whose center is everywhere and circumference nowhere.More Voltaire quotes [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
Independence in the end is the fruit of injustice.More Voltaire quotes [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
History is nothing but a pack of tricks that we play upon the dead.More Voltaire quotes [01/01/2000 12:01:00]

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