Voltaire the French Philosopher
Voltaire warned to "beware of people who speak in low tones and who all dress the same" Do you think that certain philosophers had a spiritual perception, even though they fought against the religious?
I think it could be possible, just because they attacked the organized religions of the time doesn't mean that they themselves did have spiritual beliefs of their own.
by cjhunsinger 3 years ago
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by India Arnold 6 years ago
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by Paula 6 years ago
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