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Mock on, mock on, Voltaire, Rousseau!
Mock on, mock on--'Tis all in vain!
Jesus wept; Voltaire smiled. From that divine tear and from that human smile is derived the grace of present civilization.
I am bored in France because everyone resembles Voltaire.
After Voltaire: envy is chained to the portico of the temple of glory and can neither enter nor leave.
One does not arrest Voltaire.
Nationalism is militant hatred. It is not love of our countrymen: that, which denotes good citizenship, philanthropy, practical re ...
I, who have preached and pamphleteered like any Encyclopedist, have to confess that my methods are of no use, and would be no use ...
Harvey: About this Voltaire.
Helene: What about him?
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That strange premature genius Chatterton has couched in one line the quintessence of what Voltaire has said in many pages: "Reason ...
The atoms of Democritus
And Newton's particles of light
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