Quotes by Voltaire

Originality is nothing but judicious plagiarism. >>

He who dies before many witnesses always does so with courage. >>

When it is a question of money, everybody is of the same religion. >>

Quotations about History and Historians

Our best history is still poetry. >>

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

Anybody can make history. Only a great man can write it. >>

History is just the portrayal of crimes and misfortunes.

Voltaire



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