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Biography - Voltaire:

François-Marie Arouet, known by his nom de plume Voltaire was a French Enlightenment writer, historian, and philosopher.
Born: 1694 - Died: 1778
Period:
18th century
17th century
Place of birth: France
France

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Nature has always had more force than education.
Voltaire




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Quotes about nature:



Quotes for: nature

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Truly, art is embedded in nature; he who can extract it, has it.”
Albrecht Dürer
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Man is but a reed, the most feeble thing in nature, but he is a thinking reed.”
Blaise Pascal - Pensées
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Nature, to be commanded, must be obeyed.”
Francis Bacon
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Never does nature say one thing and wisdom another.”
Decimus Iunius Iuvenalis - Satires
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Nature is not only all that is visible to the eye... it also includes the inner pictures of the soul.”
Edvard Munch
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People must help one another it is nature's law.”
Jean de La Fontaine - Fables
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Quotes about education:


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Education is not the filling of a pail, but the lighting of the fire.”
William Butler Yeats
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Every man who rises above the common level has received two educations: the first from his teachers; the second, more personal and important, from himself.”
Edward Gibbon
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Education is another sun to those who are educated.”
Heraclitus of Ephesus
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The secret of education lies in respecting the pupil.”
Ralph Waldo Emerson
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All rules for study are summed up in this one: learn only in order to create.”
Friedrich von Schelling
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Education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the world.”
Nelson Mandela
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I have decided to be happy because it's good for my health.”
Voltaire - Letter to the Abbé Trublet
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Love truth, but pardon error.”
Voltaire
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Let us read and let us dance—these two amusements will never do any harm to the world.”
Voltaire
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What is tolerance? It is the endowment of humanity. We are all steeped in weakness and error; let us forgive each other our stupidities, that is the first law of nature.”
Voltaire - Philosophical Dictionary
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The best is the enemy of good.”
Voltaire - Philosophical Dictionary
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All the splendor in the world is not worth a good friend.”
Voltaire
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