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" I disapprove of what you say, but I will defend to the death your right to say it. "
A Escuta e o Silêncio. Lições do diálogo na filosofia Clínica - Page 136
by Will Goya - 2016 - 445 pages
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Quarterly Review: A Journal of University Perspectives, Volume 54

1948
...purely moral religion of reason." "I disapprove of what you say," was Voltaire's retort to an opponent, "but I will defend to the death your right to say it." He also averred, "Liberty of thought is the life of the soul." One is prompted to cite as an example...
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The Meaning of Democracy

William Fletcher Russell, Thomas Henry Briggs - Democracy - 1941 - 413 pages
...they would be in a country accustomed to dictatorship? 5. What do you think of Voltaire's declaration, "I disapprove of what you say, but I will defend to the death your right to say it"? 6. What is the one effective restraint in a democracy on the expression of uninformed, selfish, or...
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Death and Duty

Byron Ward - Fiction - 2003 - 384 pages
...direction of Westchester County. "Then we're basically in agreement with whoever said 'I disagree with what you say, but I will defend to the death your right to say it.'" "It was Voltaire, and, yes, I do agree with the sentiment, although my personal version of the quote...
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The Translator

John Crowley - Fiction - 2009 - 320 pages
...COME TO MIND ONE MY COUNTRY MAY SHE ALWAYS BE RIGHT BUT RIGHT OR WRONG MY COUNTRY TWO t DISAGREE WITH WHAT YOU SAY BUT I WILL DEFEND TO THE DEATH YOUR RIGHT TO SAY IT THREE IS THIS TRIP NECESSARY LO\"E MOM DAD She slept most of the day and night. In the moming she found...
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Off with Their Heads: Traitors, Crooks, and Obstructionists in American ...

Dick Morris - Political Science - 2004 - 368 pages
...and my columns in the New York Post and The Hill, I live by it. I agree with the remark attributed to Voltaire: "I disapprove of what you say, but I will defend to the death your right to say it." But we still have the right — the duty — to differ with the Hollywood Apologists. Loudly. That's...
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A History of the University of Manchester, 1973-90

Brian S. Pullan, Michele Abendstern - History - 2004 - 334 pages
...themselves were forced to consider the limits of free speech, to question the great Voltairean principle 'I disapprove of what you say, but I will defend to the death your right to say it', and to debate the NUS's policy of 'No Platform for Fascists'. Feminist movements added salt and vinegar...
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Freedom of Speech: A Reference Guide to the United States Constitution

Keith Werhan - Law - 2004 - 176 pages
...inspired Voltaire's immortal comment." The Voltaire quotation to which Justice Stevens referred was, "I disapprove of what you say, but I will defend to the death your right to say it." In Young, Stevens famously added, "few of us would march our sons and daughters off to war to preserve...
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Brainwashing: The Science of Thought Control

Kathleen Eleanor Taylor, Kathleen Taylor, Otr/L - Psychology - 2004 - 324 pages
...Capital the economist Hernando de Soto discusses the importance of such measures for economic growth. " 'I disapprove of what you say, but I will defend to the death your right to say it.' Whether Voltaire ever actually said the French equivalent is doubtful, but the phrase is an apt summary...
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Utopia & Revolution: On the Origins of a Metaphor

Melvin Jonah Lasky - Political Science - 1976 - 726 pages
...know that he never actually uttered those famous words attributed to him: "I do not agree with a word you say, but I will defend to the death your right to say it." But where he was, and remains, paradigmatic, is in the history of the modern intelligentsia. The Russians...
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Big Book of Essays

Sura College of Competition - 2004
...it is what Voltaire the great French Philosopher means when he has said 'I disagree absolutely with what you say, but I will defend to the death your right to say". When once we say out, we cannot take back our words. We may regret and apologize, but we cannot wipe...
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