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The author of the following quotes: Voltaire

Quotes by Voltaire :

A planted oak
How pleasant it is for a father to sit at his child's board. It is like an aged man reclining under the shadow of an oak which he has planted.
Voltaire | fathers

Believing
Faith consists in believing when it is beyond the power of reason to believe.
Voltaire | religion

Full of weakness
We are all full of weakness and errors; let us mutually pardon each other our follies - it is the first law of nature.
Voltaire | weakness

Ice-cream
Ice-cream is exquisite. What a pity it isn't illegal.
Voltaire | food

Love is a canvas
Love is a canvas furnished by nature and embroidered by imagination.
Voltaire | love

Our natural soil
Where there is friendship, there is our natural soil.
Voltaire | relationships

The infinitely little
The infinitely little have a pride infinitely great.
Voltaire | pride

To be at war
To hold a pen is to be at war.
Voltaire | war and peace

To believe
Faith consists in believing when it is beyond the power of reason to believe.
Voltaire | religion

To the living
To the living we owe respect, but to the dead we owe only the truth.
Voltaire | respect

What is tolerance?
What is tolerance? It is the consequence of humanity. We are all formed of frailty and error; let us pardon reciprocally each other's folly - that is the first law of nature.
Voltaire | forgiveness

What we find in books
What we find in books is like the fire in our hearths. We fetch it from our neighbors, we kindle it at home, we communicate it to others, and it becomes the property of all.
Voltaire | education

Whatever you do
Whatever you do, crush the infamous thing, and love those who love you.
Voltaire | love

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