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NikoWuyts: Thanks Voltaire, I'll go back to efficiency problems. I don't think it's every gonna work 100% Smoothly. But, this should do the trick for now, I'll get back to you when I find something better.

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l_ackman: January 15, 1759 Voltaire's satire "Candide" is published anonymously in five editions in five countries to scandalous acclaim (estimated date)

yurirando: Voltaire claiming that Canada was "a few acres of snow" might have been funny, but it was incorrect. Canada also clearly contains air

eyeamrawdeep: Those who can make you believe absurdities, can make you commit atrocities." Voltaire "Don't follow the lies of known liars if you want a life worth living." Rawdeep

matiwinnetou: B: It is hard to say, more and more people come to Cardano from other cryptocurrencies and when Voltaire launches chain will be decentralised. A: So it is perfectly possible people will vote in favour of all capitalistic predatory changes? B: Yes, absolutely... but... A: Yes?

ProfWootton: I'm writing on Voltaire:

quot3bot: "The more I read, the more I acquire, the more certain I am that I know nothing." ~ Voltaire

Sed_ulous: Judge a man by his questions rather than his answers. Voltaire

Tim_Suttle: “It is forbidden to kill; therefore all murderers are punished unless they kill in large numbers and to the sound of trumpets.” Voltaire

IndependentInst: It's dangerous to be right when the government is wrong. —Voltaire

Koolholio: "an illustration of Voltaire's beliefs. This quotation – which is sometimes misattributed to Voltaire himself – is often cited to describe the principle of freedom of speech."

UR_405: Reminder that Orthodox bishop Voulgaris confronted Voltaire and refuted his Reddit arguments

dailystoic: "Judge a man by his questions rather than by his answers." –Voltaire

geb1ssen: I have a lot of mutuals around NJ so sharing this! Missing person last seen in Montclair

InspiredUs: The longer we dwell on our misfortunes, the greater is their power to harm us. Voltaire

badastridd: “It is forbidden to kill; therefore all murderers are punished unless they kill in large numbers and to the sound of trumpets.” ― Voltaire

jacodypress: “There are some that only employ words for the purpose of disguising their thoughts.” Voltaire

voltaire_troyx: Nosebleeding

DrPopCultureBG: January 15, 1759: Voltaire's satire "Candide" is published anonymously in five editions in five countries (estimated date). It's a savage denunciation of metaphysical optimism—as espoused by the German philosopher Gottfried Wilhelm Leibniz—that reveals a world of horrors & folly.

steve_voltaire: Me looking at white people after watching the Emmett Till movie

nafeezi: There can be nothing more dangerous than an ignorant mob roused to their base religious fanaticism by hardcore religious fraudsters " Those who make you believe absurdities can make you commit atrocities " Voltaire A very long way out of the woods for the masses

odb_ray: " Those who make you believe absurdities can make you commit atrocities " Voltaire A very long way out of the woods for the masses

RaymondBrown__: One can resist the invasion of an army, but one cannot resist the invasion of ideas. - Voltaire

UAustinHistory: In 1050, contrary to popular belief, Atlas Shrugged was written not by Wolfgang A. Mozart, but by Voltaire. Today they would be cancelled for opposing the Alien and Sedition Acts.

quot3bot: "I disapprove of what you say, but I will defend to the death your right to say it." ~ Voltaire

catoletters: "Those who can make you believe absurdities; can make you commit atrocities” ~ Voltaire

Truth_Seeker59: “Anyone who can make you believe absurdities can make you commit atrocities ~ Voltaire

Kipkoech_the4th: "Common sense is not so common" — Voltaire.

dearrafjuaneofc: Jesus wept Voltaire smiled. From that divine tear and from that human smile is derived the grace of present civilization. ONLY RAF JUANE

Mini_Maldita: The pic speaks for itself.

AllOnFire: Writing is the painting of the voice. Voltaire

Cameroon_Com: "Those Who Can Make You Believe Absurdities, Can Make You Commit Atrocities. Voltaire

NikoWuyts: Voltaire, do we have evidence that that guy actually tried to take out the emergency exit? Because I was angry at him before...

qa_dao: Last night's Catalyst After Town Hall on listening was great ! All the details (recording, slides, references & feedback) are here

crizel_amate: “I’ve wanted to kill myself a hundred times, but somehow I am still in love with life.” — Voltaire

crazyleowilliam: “Those who can make you believe absurdities, can make you commit atrocities.” ― Voltaire

Adamc0leman: Voltaire’s collected works amount to 203 hefty volumes. As to be expected for someone who drank roughly 30 espressos per day

vmlyrics: Our love is my personal soapbox now A sarcastic affair Exploding with irony and burlesque Right up there with Voltaire

psychicyogamat: Voltaire died for this?

history_takes: Voltaire really got me thinking about how the Jazz Age was neatly eerie for Gerald R. Ford

tosif_farooqi: Every man is guilty of all the good he didn't do. - Voltaire CRAZE OF UMAR RIAZ

parthya: I am tired of you quoting Voltaire all the time, but I'll defend your right to do it.

alex_voltaire: H: Holly Golightly. Truman Capote's singular creation, yet brought to life fully by Audrey Hepburn.

EnlightenBot: "Originality is nothing but judicious imitation. The most original writers borrowed one from another." - Voltaire

lizzybrynn: " – Voltaire" – Michael Scott" – Lizzy Brynn

MotivAppBot: No snowflake in an avalanche ever feels responsible. [Voltaire]

JamuhuriG: After exiting the gold standard in 1971, all currencies are now FIAT. Fiat currency is a government issued currency that is NOT backed by any commodity e.g. gold or silver. NB: Paper money eventually returns to its intrinsic value - zero. Voltaire

freitano: “Those who can make you believe absurdities, can make you commit atrocities.” - Voltaire

jennjenn9496: The most important decision you make is to be in a good mood. -Voltaire

CerebralWisdom: To succeed in the world it is not enough to be stupid, you must also be well-mannered. - Voltaire

TomsRubioRodrg1: "History never repeats itself; man always does." Voltaire.

SMBWhitney: "Anyone who can make you believe absurdities Can make you commit atrocities" Voltaire

smokeismedicine: Real shit

gosporttomarlow: To do is to be. - Descartes To be is to do. - Voltaire Do be do be do. - Sinatra

leograndprince: Just because y’all read Greene’s don’t ever think you can borrow books from me. I read Voltaire, Marcus Arelious, history books on Generals Shearman and Grant, Machiavelli and Sun Tzu; And I actually enjoy the material. We are not the same type of intellect believe you me

MaryWerblin: “ Voltaire” is the pen name under which French author-philosopher François-Marie Arouet published a number of books and pamphlets in the 18th century. He was a key figure in the European intellectual movement known as the Enlightenment.”

Manbear92952285: Risistance army !!! Voltaire said : Anyone who can make you believe absurdities can make you commit atrocities.. Let's Roll !!

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Zarathustra1900: "The comfort of the rich depends upon an abundant supply of the poor." -Voltaire

steve_voltaire: Me waiting for Great Lakes to get caught in a scandal

SMBWhitney: "Anyone who can make you believe absurdities Can make you commit atrocities" Voltaire

nanteenet: “Those who can make you believe absurdities can make you commit atrocities.” – Voltaire

quot3bot: "Uncertainty is an uncomfortable position. But certainty is an absurd one." ~ Voltaire

jinyounglandss: Love is a canvas furnished by nature and embroidered by imagination. Voltaire

EdwardCuttle: Jean-Antoine Houdon 'Seated Voltaire', 1781.

tyler: “Common sense is not so common.” -Voltaire

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JesseWest5: Pursuit of perfection is the enemy of the good. - Voltaire.

philosophy_life: “The more I read, the more I acquire, the more certain I am that I know nothing.” - Voltaire

albanypeacenik: Perhaps God doesn't exist, but don't tell my servant or he might steal my things. Voltaire

Karrardotxyz: (9/17) Cardano is additionally intending to work with its foundation with an open-source project design and start to finish microfinance exchanges in the last part of 2022. The forthcoming stages are Goguen, Basho, and Voltaire.

Karrardotxyz: (10/17) Goguen: Introduce a smart contract platforms, which will allow the function of making decentralized applications Basho: This will provide scaling solutions to enhance blockchain performance Voltaire: Introduces treasury and voting system to create self-sustaining network.

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PadraiginMB: “Even in those cities which seem to enjoy the blessings of peace, and where the arts florish, the inhabitants are devoured by envy, cares and anxieties, which are greater plagues than any expirienced in a town when it is under siege.” - Voltaire Candide

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alex_voltaire: If limiting this to major parties… Lincoln-Hamlin Jackson-Calhoun Humphrey-Muskie Goldwater-Miller

Swami_overboard: As a continuation of this thought, I give you Voltaire. "Those who can make you believe absurdities can make you commit atrocities."

dj_hollerbusch: CABARET VOLTAIRE. get out of my face

RoadmanCycling: "The most important decision you make is to be in a good mood" - Voltaire

slavsandtatars: How it started: Voltaire and Catherine the Great How it's going: Ye and Putin

Chrisanthuz: Life is thickly sown with thorns, and I know no other remedy than to pass quickly through them. The longer we dwell on our misfortunes, the greater is their power to harm us. ~ Voltaire

GlanVon: “Life is a shipwreck, but we must not forget to sing in the lifeboats.” — Voltaire

rc_wisehack: Is this your God? Voltaire said God was a comedian, but he meant an actual comedian, not this pinheaded prattler

namlyd: The thing Ugandan men teach us all is how to say the most inane things, with the airs of Voltaire.

pos_indonesia: Originality is nothing but judicious imitation - Voltaire

JonathanFoyle: “Those who can make you believe absurdities, can make you commit atrocities.” Voltaire was ahead of his time.

VitamnZebra: Just a heads up. Remembered this because of a interaction i'm having but if you're reading this. You should hear it too. “Those who can make you believe absurdities, can make you commit atrocities.” Voltaire hit the nail on the head with that one.

neerajarora91: "The most important decision you make is to be in a good mood." Voltaire

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AlanVots: God is a comedian playing to an audience that is too afraid to laugh. Voltaire

JaimePrimak: "those who can make you believe absurdities, can make you commit atrocities" -Voltaire

history_takes: I can't wait until Dan Carlin has Voltaire on his podcast. I think they would have a great discussion on how the extermination of the gamer girls during the Saint-Domingue expedition was catastrophically unacceptable for Duncan I

silentmoviegifs: Photoplay's review of Foolish Wives. Von Stroheim responded to criticism that his movie was unfit for children by saying "I had not one thought for children, any more than Hugo, or Voltaire, or Shakespeare, or any writer of intelligence and sincerity."

steve_voltaire: This the one y’all

crimaiota: "There are some that only employ words for the purpose of disguising their thoughts."(Voltaire)(S1E20)

deletedbyMPs: DT Vince Cable: RT Andrew Adonis: Best line of the Trump trial - the prosecutor who quoted Voltaire: ‘Those who can make you believe absurdities can make…

NnekaEnergy: You must have the devil in you to succeed in any of the arts. - Voltaire

Fixedthatforya: macrolit: “I have never made but one prayer to God, and very short one: ‘O Lord, make my enemies ridiculous.’ And God granted it.” — Voltaire (1694-1778) French writer

RyanHoliday: "The most important decision you make is to be in a good mood." — Voltaire



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House
 by Carl Sandburg

TWO Swede families live downstairs and an Irish policeman upstairs, and an old soldier, Uncle Joe.
Two Swede boys go upstairs and see Joe. His wife is dead, his only son is dead, and his two daughters in Missouri and Texas don't want him around.
The boys and Uncle Joe crack walnuts with a hammer on the bottom of a flatiron while the January wind howls and the zero air weaves laces on the window glass.
Joe tells the Swede boys all about Chickamauga and Chattanooga, how the Union soldiers crept in rain somewhere a dark night and ran forward and killed many Rebels, took flags, held a hill, and won a victory told about in the histories in school.
Joe takes a piece of carpenter's chalk, draws lines on the floor and piles stove wood to show where six regiments were slaughtered climbing a slope.
'Here they went' and 'Here they went,' says Joe, and the January wind howls and the zero air weaves laces on the window glass.
The two Swede boys go downstairs with a big blur of guns, men, and hills in their heads. They eat herring and potatoes and tell the family war is a wonder and soldiers are a wonder.
One breaks out with a cry at supper: I wish we had a war now and I could be a soldier.
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