Pleasure is the object, duty and the goal of all rational creatures.
More Quotes from Voltaire:We must distinguish between speaking to deceive and being silent to be reserved.
Appreciation is a wonderful thing: It makes what is excellent in others belong to us as well.
Friendship is the marriage of the soul, and this marriage is liable to divorce.
Minds differ still more than faces.
Philosopher A lover of wisdom, which is to say, Truth
The art of government is to make two-thirds of a nation pay all it possibly can pay for the benefit of the other third.
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I will give you a definition of a proud man: he is a man who has neither vanity nor wisdom one filled with hatreds cannot be vain, neither can he be wise.