A fondness for roving, for making a name for themselves in their onw country, and for boasting of what they had seen in their travels, was so strong in our two wanderers, that they resolved to be no longer happy; and demanded permission of the king to leave the country.
More Quotes from Voltaire:Men argue nature acts.
Stand upright, speak thy thoughts, declare The truth thou hast, that all may share; Be bold, proclaim it everywhere: They only live who dare.
Indeed, history is nothing more than a tableau of crimes and misfortunes.
We must distinguish between speaking to deceive and being silent to be reserved.
Injustice in the end produces independence.
In this country it is a good thing to kill an admiral from time to time to encourage the others.
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