François-Marie Arouet, 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 Christianity … Wikipedia
Born: November 21, 1694, Paris, France
Died: May 30, 1778, Paris, France
Full name: François-Marie Arouet
Plays: Oedipus, Mahomet, Nanine, Rome preserv’d, Brutus
I disapprove of what you say, but will defend to the death your right to say it.
Those who can make you believe absurdities can make you commit atrocities.
The best is the enemy of the good.