Quotes by Voltaire

6

When it’s a question of money, everybody is of the same religion.
- Voltaire

6

It is not sufficient to see and to know the beauty of a work. We must feel and be affected by it.
- Voltaire

2

God is a comedian playing to an audience too afraid to laugh.
- Voltaire

2

Chance is a word void of sense; nothing can exist without a cause.
- Voltaire

2

If you have two religions in your land, the two will cut each other’s throats; but if you have thirty religions, they dwell in peace.
- Voltaire

2

Superstition is to religion what astrology is to astronomy the mad daughter of a wise mother. These daughters have too long dominated the earth.
- Voltaire.

3

All kinds are good except the kind that bores you.
- Voltaire

1

The secret of being a bore is to tell everything.
- Voltaire

0

Judge a man by his questions rather than by his answers.
- Voltaire

5

What most persons consider as virtue, after the age of 40 is simply a loss of energy.
- Voltaire

1

Those who can make you believe absurdities, can make you commit atrocities.
- Voltaire

8

I hate women because they always know where things are.
- Voltaire

0

What is history? The lie that everyone agrees on…
- Voltaire
History-(4)

0

Cherish those who seek the truth but beware of those who find it.
- Voltaire

0

No problem can stand the assault of sustained thinking.
- Voltaire

0

It is forbidden to kill; therefore all murderers are punished unless they kill in large numbers and to the sound of trumpets.
- Voltaire

0

God is a circle whose center is everywhere and circumference nowhere.
- Voltaire

1

Dare to think for yourself.
- Voltaire

0

The husband who decides to surprise his wife is often very much surprised himself.
- Voltaire
Husband-(4)

0

Opinions have caused more ills than the plague or earthquakes on this little globe of ours.
- Voltaire

1

I know of nothing more laughable than a doctor who does not die of old age.
- Voltaire

1

Common sense is not so common.
- Voltaire

2

The most important decision you make is to be in a good mood.
- Voltaire

0

The punishment of criminals should be of use; when a man is hanged he is good for nothing.
- Voltaire

0

It is better to risk saving a guilty person than to condemn an innocent one.
- Voltaire

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