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Denis Diderot

See this egg. It is with this that all the schools of theology and all the temples of the earth are to be overturned. (Le Reve de d'Alembert)
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When superstition is allowed to perform the task of old age in dulling the human temperament, we can say goodbye to all excellence in poetry, in painting, and in music.
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There is only one passion, the passion for happiness.
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We swallow greedily any lie that flatters us, but we sip only little by little at a truth we find bitter.
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The best doctor is the one you run to and can't find.
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There is no moral precept that does not have something inconvenient about it.
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Morals are in all countries the result of legislation and government; they are not African or Asian or European: they are good or bad.
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It is said that desire is a product of the will, but the converse is in fact true: will is a product of desire.
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French philosopher 1713-84

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