Voltaire Quotes on age


Divorce is probably of nearly the same date as marriage. I believe, however, that marriage is some weeks the more ancient.

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Tears are the silent language of grief.

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If God created us in his own image, we have more than reciprocated.

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In this country it is a good thing to kill an admiral from time to time to encourage the others.

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Friendship is the marriage of the soul, and this marriage is liable to divorce.

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He who has not the spirit of this age, has all the misery of it.

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How pleasant it is for a father to sit at his child's board. It is like an aged man reclining under the shadow of an oak which he has planted.

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Love has features which pierce all hearts, he wears a bandage which conceals the faults of those beloved. He has wings, he comes quickly and flies away the same.

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What most persons consider as virtue, after the age of 40 is simply a loss of energy.

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La décision la plus courageuse que vous prenez chaque jour, c'est d'être de bonne humeur.

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Si Dieu nous a fait à son image, nous le lui avons bien rendu.

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Le courage [...] n'est pas une vertu, mais une qualité heureuse commune aux scélérats et aux grands hommes.

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