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Quote of Voltaire - I have decided to be...

Biography - Voltaire:

French writer and philosopher.
Born: 1694 - Died: 1778
Period:
18th century
17th century
Place of birth: France
France
Source: Letter to the Abbé Trublet

Quote

I have decided to be happy because it's good for my health."
Voltaire - Letter to the Abbé Trublet



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

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Translation  

Translation

(German, French, Italian)


GermanQuote
Ich habe beschlossen, glücklich zu sein - denn es ist förderlich für die Gesundheit."
Voltaire - Brief an Abbé Trublet

FrenchQuote
J'ai décidé d'être heureux car c'est bon pour la santé."
Voltaire - Lettre à l'Abbé Trublet

ItalianQuote
Ho deciso di essere felice perché fa bene alla salute."


See also  

See also...



Quote
We should laugh before being happy, for fear of dying without having laughed."
Jean de La Bruyere

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The greatest of follies is to sacrifice health for any other kind of happiness."
Arthur Schopenhauer

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If you want to be happy, be."
Leo Tolstoy


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Quotes about health:



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The secret of health for both mind and body is not to mourn for the past, not to worry about the future, or not to anticipate troubles, but to live in the present moment wisely and earnestly."
Gautama Buddha
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Man needs difficulties they are necessary for health."
Carl Gustav Jung
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Capital is reckless of the health or length of life of the laborer, unless under compulsion from society."
Karl Marx
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Avoid lawsuits beyond all things they pervert your conscience, impair your health, and dissipate your property."
Jean de La Bruyere
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Be careful about reading health books. You may die of a misprint."
Mark Twain
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Good health and good sense are two of life's greatest blessings."
Publilius Syrus
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Quotes about happiness:



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Happiness is sometimes hidden in the unknown."
Victor Hugo
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To be happy, we must consider the happiness of another."
Gaston Bachelard - La Psychanalyse du feu
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Create all the happiness you are able to create: remove all the misery you are able to remove."
Jeremy Bentham
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Whoever is happy will make others happy too."
Anne Frank - The Diary of a Young Girl
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The effort we make to be happy is never lost."
Émile-Auguste Chartier, known as Alain - Propos sur le bonheur
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When you are happy, there is still much to be done: to comfort others."
Jules Renard
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Quotes about decision:



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The greatness of man lies in his decision to be stronger than his condition."
Albert Camus - Chroniques
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All we have to decide is what to do with the time that is given us."
John Ronald Reuel Tolkien - The Lord of the Rings
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The present is not a potential past; it is the moment of choice and action."
Simone de Beauvoir
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As soon as questions of will or decision or reason or choice of action arise, human science is at a loss."
Noam Chomsky
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A good decision is based on knowledge and not on numbers."
Plato
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Certainly thinking is pleasant, but the pleasure of thinking must be subordinated to the art of making decisions."
Émile-Auguste Chartier, known as Alain - Propos sur le bonheur
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