One may demand of me that I should seek truth, but not that I should find it.

[On doit exiger de moi que je cherche la vérité, mais non que je la trouve.]
 

Denis Diderot (1713-1784) French editor, philosopher
Pensées Philosophiques [Philosophical Thoughts], #29 (1746)

Alt. trans.: "I can be expected to look for truth but not to find it."

Added on 15-Jul-08 | Last updated 15-Jul-08
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