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Quotation by Denis Diderot
The God of the Christians is a father who makes much of his apples, and very little of his children.
Denis Diderot (1713–1784), French philosopher, encyclopedist, dramatist, novelist, art critic. Philosophical Thoughts (Pensées philosophiques), sixteenth addition to Pensées (1770).
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