Make our garden grow

French philosopher Voltaire’s phrase — you must cultivate your own garden — is one of the most famous in history. But what does it mean? And how can it help us in our daily lives today?

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  1. After watching the video, list the three most interesting things you have learnt. Discuss them with an adult.
  2. Write a short essay discussing the arguments for and against Voltaire’s statement.