Voltaire

1694 - 1778

A Quote by François Marie Arouet Voltaire on life, nature, and seek

Who are you, Nature?
I live in you;
for fifty years I have been seeking you,
and I have not found you yet.

Voltaire (1694 - 1778)

Source: Philosophical Dictionary

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A Quote by François Marie Arouet Voltaire on love, imagination, and nature

Love is a canvas furnished by nature and embroidered by imagination.

Voltaire (1694 - 1778)

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A Quote by François Marie Arouet Voltaire on doubt

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Doubt is not a pleasant condition, but certainty is an absurd one.

Voltaire (1694 - 1778)

Source: Voltaire in His Letters

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A Quote by François Marie Arouet Voltaire on beauty

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Beauty pleases the eye only; sweetness of disposition charms the soul.

Voltaire (1694 - 1778)

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A Quote by François Marie Arouet Voltaire on reincarnation

It is not more surprising to be born twice than once; everything in nature is resurrection.

Voltaire (1694 - 1778)

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A Quote by François Marie Arouet Voltaire

"Of all religions, Christianity is without a doubt the one that should inspire tolerance most, although, up to now, the Christians have been the most intolerant of all men"

Voltaire (1694 - 1778)

Source: (French Philosopher and Writer. One of the greatest of all French authors, 1694-1778)

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A Quote by François Marie Arouet Voltaire

"If there were no God, it would have been necessary to invent him."

Voltaire (1694 - 1778)

Source: (French Philosopher and Writer. One of the greatest of all French authors, 1694-1778)

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A Quote by François Marie Arouet Voltaire

Let us read and let us dance - two amusements that will never do any harm to the world.

Voltaire (1694 - 1778)

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A Quote by François Marie Arouet Voltaire

Common sense is not so common

Voltaire (1694 - 1778)

Source: Volatire

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A Quote by François Marie Arouet Voltaire on appreciation, excellence, self, and others

Appreciation is a wonderful thing; It makes what is excellent in others belong to us as well.

Voltaire (1694 - 1778)

Source: One Simple Act by Robert Evans, face page

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