Quotes by Voltaire

"Let us read, and let us dance; these two amusements will never do any harm to the world."
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"Judge a man by his questions rather than by his answers."
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"‎Life is a shipwreck, but we must not forget to sing in the lifeboats."
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"It is forbidden to kill; therefore all murderers are punished unless they kill in large numbers and to the sound of trumpets."
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"The more I read, the more I acquire, the more certain I am that I know nothing."
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Books by Voltaire

  • Candide
  • 232,475 ratings
  • 1991 by Dover Publications

    (first published January 3rd 1759)

  • Micromegas
  • 3,929 ratings
  • May 1st 1995 by Penguin Classics

    (first published 1752)

  • L'Ingénu
  • 2,636 ratings
  • 2003 by Editions Larousse

    (first published 1767)

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