Voltaire quote about weakness from Candide (1759) - Everywhere the weak execrate the powerful, before whom they cringe; and the powerful beat them like sheep whose wool and flesh they sell.
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Quotes by Voltaire · Quotes from Candide · Quotes about weakness · Quotes about power · Quotes about hate · Quotes about force

Everywhere the weak execrate the powerful, before whom they cringe; and the powerful beat them like sheep whose wool and flesh they sell.

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Voltaire quote about weakness from Candide (1759) - Everywhere the weak execrate the powerful, before whom they cringe; and the powerful beat them like sheep whose wool and flesh they sell.
Voltaire quote about weakness from Candide (1759) - Everywhere the weak execrate the powerful, before whom they cringe; and the powerful beat them like sheep whose wool and flesh they sell.
Voltaire quote about weakness from Candide (1759) - Everywhere the weak execrate the powerful, before whom they cringe; and the powerful beat them like sheep whose wool and flesh they sell.
Voltaire quote about weakness from Candide (1759) - Everywhere the weak execrate the powerful, before whom they cringe; and the powerful beat them like sheep whose wool and flesh they sell.