Voltaire

1694 - 1778

A Quote by François Marie Arouet Voltaire on paradise

Paradise is where I am.

Voltaire (1694 - 1778)

Source: Le Mondain

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A Quote by François Marie Arouet Voltaire

I have no sceptre, but I have a pen.

Voltaire (1694 - 1778)

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A Quote by François Marie Arouet Voltaire on perfection and time

Perfection is attained by slow degrees; it requires the hand of time.

Voltaire (1694 - 1778)

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A Quote by François Marie Arouet Voltaire

The public is a ferocious beast - one must either chain it up or flee from it.

Voltaire (1694 - 1778)

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A Quote by François Marie Arouet Voltaire on god

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If God did not exist, it would be necessary to invent him.

Voltaire (1694 - 1778)

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A Quote by François Marie Arouet Voltaire on stupidity

Anything that is too stupid to be spoken is sung.

Voltaire (1694 - 1778)

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A Quote by François Marie Arouet Voltaire on stupidity, success, and world

To succeed in the world it is not enough to be stupid, you must also be well-mannered.

Voltaire (1694 - 1778)

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A Quote by François Marie Arouet Voltaire on problems and thinking

No problem can withstand the assault of sustained thinking.

Voltaire (1694 - 1778)

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A Quote by François Marie Arouet Voltaire on wit, sayings, and quotes

A witty saying proves nothing.

Voltaire (1694 - 1778)

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A Quote by François Marie Arouet Voltaire on boredom, evil, needs, vices, and work

Work keeps us from three great evils, boredom, vice and need.

Voltaire (1694 - 1778)

Source: Candide

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