What are the TOP 10 life quotes by Voltaire?

My life is a battle.

God gave us the gift of life; it is up to us to give ourselves the gift of living well.

We never live; we are always in the expectation of living.

My life is a struggle.

Business is the salt of life.

Let us work without theorizing, tis the only way to make life endurable.

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.

I have never made but one prayer to God, a very short one: Oh Lord, make my enemies ridiculous. And God granted it. (Letter to Étienne Noël Damilaville, May 16, 1767)

I have lived eighty years of life and know nothing for it, but to be resigned and tell myself that flies are born to be eaten by spiders and man to be devoured by sorrow.

The safest course is to do nothing against one's conscience. With this secret, we can enjoy life and have no fear from death.

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