By Denis Diderot
" N'êtes-vous pas monsieur Diderot ? - Oui, madame. - C'est donc vous qui ne croyez rien ? - Moi-même. - Cependant votre morale est d'un croyant. - Pourquoi non, quand il est honnête homme. - Et cette morale-là, vous los angeles pratiquez ? - De mon mieux. - Quoi ! vous ne volez element, vous ne tuez element, vous ne pillez element ? - Très rarement. - Que gagnez-vous donc à ne pas croire ? Ainsi start le discussion qui, dans l'Entretien d'un philosophe avec los angeles Maréchale de..., fait deviser aimablement le philosophe notoirement athée et l. a. dévote mère de famille catholique. Les propos échangés abordent gaiement des thèmes essentiels. l. a. morale peut-elle se concevoir indépendamment de los angeles faith ? l. a. croyance en un Dieu rémunérateur et vengeur est-elle critical à l'obéissance aux lois morales ? l. a. faith est-elle un bien ? Est-on libre de croire ou de ne pas croire ? "
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Entretien d'un philosophe avec Madame la Maréchale de *** by Denis Diderot