What most persons consider as virtue after the age of 40 is simply a loss of energy. Voltaire Quotes
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What most persons consider as virtue after the age of 40 is simply a loss of energy.

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François-Marie Arouet (21 November 1694 – 30 May 1778), known by his nom de plume Voltaire, was a French Enlightenment writer, historian, and philosopher famous for his wit, his attacks on the established Catholic Church, and his advocacy of freedom of religion, freedom of speech, and separation of church and state.

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I know many books which have bored their readers but I know of none which has done real evil.
It is dangerous to be right in matters on which the established authorities are wrong.

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