Home >> Quotes & Sayings >>

Voltaire Quotes >>
(About Vice & Virtue)

Our labour preserves us from three great evils -- weariness, vice, and want.

("Candide")


More Quotes from Voltaire:


I should stop myself from dying if a good joke or a good idea occurred to me
Voltaire

Weakness on both sides is, as we know, the motto of all quarrels.
Voltaire

You can never correct your work well until you have forgotten it.
Voltaire

When he who hears doesn't know what he who speaks means, and when he who speaks doesn't know what he himself means that is philosophy.
Voltaire

Anything that is too stupid to be spoken is sung.
Voltaire

History is no more than the portrayal of crimes and misfortunes
Voltaire

Browse All: Voltaire Quotations

Buy Voltaire books and products @ Amazon



Readers Who Like This Quotation Also Like:


Based on Topics: Vice & Virtue Quotes