Bertrand Barère de Vieuzac Quotes (3 quotes)
Speech in the Convention Nationale, 1792.
Speech, 1794, reported in Bartlett's Familiar Quotations, 10th ed. (1919).
“There are only a few images that are not forced to provide meaning, or have to go through the filter of a specific idea.”
Photography, or the Writing of Light (2000)
“'But I don't want to go among mad people,' said Alice. 'Oh, you can't help that,' said the cat. 'We're all mad here.'”
Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland (1865)
“Most of the trouble in the world has been caused by folks who can't mind their own business, because they have no business of their own to mind, any more than a smallpox virus has.”
―William S. Burroughs
The Adding Machine: Selected Essays (1985), The Name is Burroughs
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Picture Source: Wikimedia CommonsBertrand Barère de Vieuzac
Born: September 10, 1755
Died: January 13, 1841 (aged 85)
Bio: Bertrand Barère de Vieuzac was a French politician and journalist, one of the most notorious members of the National Convention during the French Revolution.
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