History is no more than the portrayal of crimes and misfortunes
More Quotes from Voltaire:Everything is for the best in the best of all possible worlds.
Not to be occupied, and not to exist, amount to the same thing.
Men hate the individual whom they call avaricious only because nothing can be gained from him.
The best government is a benevolent tyranny tempered by an occasional assassination.
The art of medicine consists in amusing the patient while nature cures the disease.
The best is the enemy of the good.
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Progressive art can assist people to learn not only about the objective forces at work in the society in which they live, but also about the intensely social character of their interior lives. Ultimately, it can propel people toward social emancipation.
I have noticed even people who claim everything is predestined, and that we can do nothing to change it, look before they cross the road.
More company increases happiness, but does not lighten or diminish misery.