Quotes by Voltaire

Pleasure is the object, duty and the goal of all rational creatures. >>

May God defend me from my friends; I can defend myself from my enemies >>

Originality is nothing but judicious plagiarism. >>

Quotations about Nationalities and Nationalism

Irish Americans are no more Irish than Black Americans are Africans. >>

Nationalist pride, like other variants of pride, can be a substitute f >>

Americans are like a rich father who wishes he knew how to give his so >>

How I like the boldness of the English, how I like the people who say what they think!


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