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Francois Marie Arouet Voltaire Displaying 1 through 10 of 14 Quotes

"A witty saying proves nothing."  (Francois Marie Arouet Voltaire, 1694-1778)

"Anything that is too stupid to be spoken is sung."  (Francois Marie Arouet Voltaire, 1694-1778)

"Appreciation is a wonderful thing: It makes what is excellent in others belong to us as well."  (Francois Marie Arouet Voltaire, 1694-1778)

"Better is the enemy of good."  (Francois Marie Arouet Voltaire, 1694-1778)

"I advice you to go on living solely to enrage those who are paying you annuities."  (Francois Marie Arouet Voltaire, 1694-1778)

"I am very fond of truth, but not at all of martyrdom."  (Francois Marie Arouet Voltaire, 1694-1778)

"I do not agree with what you have to say, but I'll defend to the death your right to say it."  (Francois Marie Arouet Voltaire, 1694-1778)

"If there were no God, it would be necessary to invent him."  (Francois Marie Arouet Voltaire, 1694-1778, Epītre ą l'Auteur du Livre des Trois Imposteurs. cxi.)

"Il faut cultiver notre jardin. [We must cultivate our garden.]"  (Francois Marie Arouet Voltaire, 1694-1778, Candide, 1759)

"It is dangerous to be right in matters on which the established authorities are wrong."  (Francois Marie Arouet Voltaire, 1694-1778)

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