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Quote of Voltaire - Love truth, but pardon error....


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


Note 

Note





Love truth, but pardon error.

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Translation

Translation

(French, German, Italian)



French
Aime la vérité mais pardonne à l'erreur.

German
Liebe die Wahrheit, doch verzeihe den Irrtum.

Italian
Ama la verità ma perdona l'errore.




See also 

See also...



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.

Mistakes are, after all, the foundations of truth, and if a man does not know what a thing is, it is at least an increase in knowledge if he knows what it is not.

To rise from error to truth is rare and beautiful.

An error is the more dangerous in proportion to the degree of truth which it contains.




Quotes for: mistake


Quotes

Quotes about mistake:


I would never die for my beliefs, because I might be wrong.





Without music, life would be a mistake.





Experience is the name everyone gives to their mistakes.





All men are liable to error and most men are, in many points, by passion or interest, under temptation to it.





Any man can make mistakes.





No one is more liable to make mistakes than he who acts only on reflection.











Quotes for: truth


Quotes

Quotes for: truth


Truth prevails only to the extent that we successfully assert it. The victory of reason can only be the victory of rational people.





Believe those who are seeking the truth; doubt those who find it.





Truth is the daughter of time, not of authority.





The language of truth is simple.





Conformity of the intellect to the things.





On the mountains of truth you can never climb in vain: either you will reach a point higher up today, or you will be training your powers so that you will be able to climb higher tomorrow.











Quotes for: forgiveness


Quotes

Quotes about forgiveness:


The weak can never forgive. Forgiveness is the attribute of the strong.





Forgiveness is the key to action and freedom.





We must develop and maintain the capacity to forgive. He who is devoid of the power to forgive is devoid of the power to love.





I also am other than what I imagine myself to be. To know this is forgiveness.





Children begin by loving their parents after a time they judge them rarely, if ever, do they forgive them.





Forgotten is forgiven.











Quotes

Voltaire also said...


I have decided to be happy because it's good for my health.





Without the art of living knowledge nought avails.





Let us read and let us dance—these two amusements will never do any harm to the world.





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.





The best is the enemy of good.





All the splendor in the world is not worth a good friend.












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