Posts tagged Voltaire
1 note &
…the first three guesses don’t count
Filed under voltaire
0 notes &
In general, the art of government consists of taking as much money as possible from one class of citizens to give to another.
Filed under Voltaire
2 notes &
It is forbidden to kill; therefore all murderers are punished unless they kill in large numbers and to the sound of trumpets.
Everything’s fine today, that is our illusion.
He was a great patriot, a humanitarian, a loyal friend; provided, of course, he really is dead.”
Clever tyrants are never punished.”
Filed under Voltaire tyrant