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About Guy de Maupassant. Guy de Maupassant. He is one of the fathers of the modern short story. He also wrote six short novels. A number of his stories often denote the futility of war and the innocent civilians who get crushed in it - many are set during the Franco-Prussian War of the s. Books by Guy de Maupassant.
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This is a proverb which can be found in Robert Codrington's "Youth's Behaviour, Second Part" and in Thomas Fuller's "Gnomologia" Defend me from my friends; I can defend myself from my enemies. The art of medicine consists of amusing the patient while nature cures the disease. Percivall, this is Ben Jonson 's "satirical definition of physic".
God is a circle whose center is everywhere and circumference nowhere.
For a discussion of this quotation, which is uncertain in origin but was quoted long before Voltaire, see the following:  [ dead link ] God is a comedian playing to an audience too afraid to laugh. I wholly disapprove of what you say—and will defend to the death your right to say it. Though these words are regularly attributed to Voltaire, they were first used by Evelyn Beatrice Hall , writing under the pseudonym of Stephen G Tallentyre in The Friends of Voltaire , as a summation of Voltaire's beliefs on freedom of thought and expression.
This remark, however, does not appear in the letter. Judge a man by his questions rather than by his answers.