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Candide
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5 years, 9 months ago at Nov 23 19:01
"Candido" è una critica feroce all'ottimismo fedele e incrollabile, alla cieca ottusità di chi si ostina a voler credere che tutto vada nel migliore dei modi anche quando le cose non potrebbero andare peggio; una divertente quanto tagliente satira contro la immotivata insistenza di chi si ostina a credere di vivere "nel migliore dei mondi possibili", contro i giudizi a priori. Viaggiando, Candid... read more
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Manufacturer: Bantam Classics
Release date: 1 May 1984
ISBN-10 : 0553211668 | ISBN-13: 9780553211665
Tags: Philosophy (6), Satire (4), France (3), Fiction (3), 18th Century (3), History (2), Adventure (2), French (2), Classic (2), Commentary (2), Enlightenment (2), Novella (2), French Literature (2), 1759 (2), Leibniz (2), Socio-political (2), Enlightment (1), Plays (1)
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"Luettu suomeksi "- Oi Pangloss, huudahti Candide, sinä et ollut arvannut tällaista kauheutta mahdolliseksi; nyt riittää, minun täytyy lopultakin luopua optimismistani. - Mitä on optimismi? kysyi Cacambo. - Ikävä sanoa, vastasi Candide, mutta se on hurja halu väittää kaiken olevan hyvin silloin kun asiat ovat huonosti.""


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