Francois-Marie Arouet


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Noun1.Francois-Marie Arouet - French writer who was the embodiment of 18th century Enlightenment (1694-1778)Francois-Marie Arouet - French writer who was the embodiment of 18th century Enlightenment (1694-1778)
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All illegitimate regimes brutally suffocate their citizens who stand up to them.That is why Francois-Marie Arouet, aka Voltaire, famously said, 'It is dangerous to be right when the government is wrong.''
Francois-Marie Arouet, AKA Voltaire, was a French enlightenment writer.
The Enlightenment leader Francois-Marie Arouet, known as Voltaire, who was born in Paris and Jesuit-educated, and began writing clever verses by the age of 12 and launched a lifelong, successful playwriting career in 1718, interrupted by imprisonment in the Bastille has been quoted as said: "It is forbidden to kill; therefore all murderers are punished unless they kill in large numbers and to the sound of trumpets." https://www.goodreads.com/quotes/tag/double-standard

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