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Helvetius adopted it as the principle of morals to satisfy this sensuous desire.A History of Philosophy in Epitome|Albert Schwegler
He was descended from a family of physicians, whose original name was Schweitzer (latinized as Helvetius).
In 1781 he obtained a seat in the Academy, being patronised by Mme. Helvetius.A Biographical Dictionary of Freethinkers of All Ages and Nations|Joseph Mazzini Wheeler
As he said to Helvetius, "Vous tes brouill avec tous ceux que vous avez oblig, mais j'ai gard tous mes amis."Baron d'Holbach|Max Pearson Cushing
Helvetius, in his De l'Esprit, maintains that the idea of beauty is purely conventional and variable.The Moral and Intellectual Diversity of Races|Arthur, comte de Gobineau