Tag Archives: Voltaire

Thought For the Day: I Have Chosen To Be Happy Because It’s Good For My Health

“I have chosen to be happy because it’s good for my health.” — Voltaire      

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Thought for the Day: There Is Guilt In the Omission of Doing Good

“Every man is guilty of all the good he didn’t do.” – Voltaire, philosopher (21 Nov 1694-1778)      

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Thought For the Day: Happiness Is A Healthy Choice

“I have chosen to be happy because it’s good for my health.” – Voltaire    

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Time Spent With the Harvard Classics: Voltaire – Letters On the English

We have previously looked at the life and legacy of Voltaire.  Please review this information elsewhere on this blog.  Letters on the English or Letters Concerning the English Nation is a series of essays written by Voltaire on his living in … Continue reading

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Time Spent With the Harvard Classics: Letter XI—On Inoculation – Voltaire

As we have previously discussed before, Letters On the English is a series of essay by Voltaire based on his experience of living in England between 1726 and 1729.  It is in a sense an attack on the French system of … Continue reading

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Time Spent With the Harvard Classics – Letters on the English – Voltaire 

Letters On the English or in French Lettres Philosophiques is a series of essays from Voltaire based on his time living in England from 1726 through 1729.  These essays were first published in 1733 and are sometimes compared and contrasted with … Continue reading

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