Front Page Titles (by Subject) APROPOS. - The Works of Voltaire, Vol. III (Philosophical Dictionary Part 1)
APROPOS. - Voltaire, The Works of Voltaire, Vol. III (Philosophical Dictionary Part 1) 
The Works of Voltaire. A Contemporary Version. A Critique and Biography by John Morley, notes by Tobias Smollett, trans. William F. Fleming (New York: E.R. DuMont, 1901). In 21 vols. Vol. III.
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- Voltaire a Philosophical Dictionary Vol. Iii — Part I
- A Philosophical Dictionary.: A.
- A, B, C, Or Alphabet.
- Abuse of Words.
- Affirmation Or Oath.
- Agar, Or Hagar.
- Alkoran; Or, More Properly, the Koran.
- Altars, Temples, Rites, Sacrifices, Etc.
- Ancients and Moderns.
- Apocrypha—apocryphal. (from the Greek Word Signifying Hidden.)
- Voltaire a Philosophical Dictionary Vol. Iii — Part Ii
- Arabs; And, Occasionally, On the Book of Job.
- Arot and Marot. With a Short Review of the Koran.
- Art of Poetry.
- Arts—fine Arts. [article Dedicated to the King of Prussia.]
- Asphaltus. Asphaltic Lake.—sodom.
- Astronomy, With a Few More Reflections On Astrology.
- Augustus (octavius).
- Austerities. Mortifications, Flagellations.
- Bacon (roger).
- Baruch, Or Barak, and Deborah; And, Incidentally, On Chariots of War.
- Beautiful (the).
- Bekker, “the World Bewitched,” the Devil, the Book of Enoch, and Sorcerers.
- Buffoonery—burlesque—low Comedy.
- Bull (papal).
All great successes, of whatever kind, are founded upon things done or said apropos.
Arnold of Brescia, John Huss, and Jerome of Prague did not come quite apropos; the people were not then sufficiently enlightened; the invention of printing had not then laid the abuses complained of before the eyes of every one. But when men began to read—when the populace, who were solicitous to escape purgatory, but at the same time wished not to pay too dear for indulgences, began to open their eyes, the reformers of the sixteenth century came quite apropos, and succeeded.
It has been elsewhere observed that Cromwell under Elizabeth or Charles the Second, or Cardinal de Retz when Louis XIV. governed by himself, would have been very ordinary persons.
Had Cæsar been born in the time of Scipio Africanus he would not have subjugated the Roman commonwealth; nor would Mahomet, could he rise again at the present day, be more than sheriff of Mecca. But if Archimedes and Virgil were restored, one would still be the best mathematician, the other the best poet of his country.