Quote of the Day #22 “Unfortunately, common sense isn’t all that common.” -Voltaire Share this:TwitterFacebookGoogleLike this:Like Loading... Related 9 thoughts on “Quote of the Day #22” Add yours Love Voltair! LikeLiked by 2 people Reply He’s interesting! Haha LikeLiked by 1 person Reply How true! We have people shooting at irma while some prophet is going to bat Irma away with her heavenly scepter. LikeLiked by 2 people Reply good quote… thanks for your like on my blog LikeLiked by 2 people Reply Thank you so much! I’ll be back to your blog soon 🙂 LikeLiked by 1 person Reply Love it! Novelist Tobias Smollett added a corollary a few hundred years later: “Some people are wise, and some are… otherwise!” LOL LikeLiked by 2 people Reply HHahaha LikeLike Reply I only recently discovered Voltaire (partly thanks to learning more about Paris and its Panthéon, where he is entombed, after playing Assassin’s Creed Unity), and my goodness, the guy was such a genius. I don’t know where our collective thinking would be now without Voltaire. The Enlightenment was such a fascinating period in human history, and it influenced many of our founding fathers. LikeLiked by 1 person Reply that’s too true LikeLiked by 1 person Reply Leave a Reply Cancel reply Enter your comment here... Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Email (required) (Address never made public) Name (required) Website You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. ( Log Out / Change ) You are commenting using your Twitter account. ( Log Out / Change ) You are commenting using your Facebook account. ( Log Out / Change ) You are commenting using your Google+ account. ( Log Out / Change ) Cancel Connecting to %s Notify me of new comments via email.