Denis Diderot Quote

All things must be examined, debated, investigated without exception and without regard for anyone's feelings... We must run roughshod over all these ancient puerilities, overturn the barriers that reason never erected, give back to the arts and sciences the liberty that is so precious to them.


Denis Diderot's The Encyclopedia: selections ; edited and translated by Stephen J. Genzier (ed. 1967)

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All things must be examined, debated, investigated without exception and without regard for anyone's feelings... We must run roughshod over all these ...

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All things must be examined, debated, investigated without exception and without regard for anyone's feelings... We must run roughshod over all these ...

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All things must be examined, debated, investigated without exception and without regard for anyone's feelings... We must run roughshod over all these ...

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All things must be examined, debated, investigated without exception and without regard for anyone's feelings... We must run roughshod over all these ...