Quotes by Voltaire

Originality is nothing but judicious plagiarism. >>

Work is often the father of pleasure. >>

You must have the devil in you to succeed in the arts. >>

Quotations about History and Historians

One cannot be a good historian of the outward, visible world without g >>

It does seem so pleasant to talk with an old acquaintance who knows wh >>

History is more or less bunk. >>

History is nothing but a pack of tricks that we play upon the dead.


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