Philosopher Descartes’s Sage Internet Advice

Don’t let Cyber Bullies get you down. Also, leave yourself a little mystery in this age of social media.

The image above has been making the rounds on the Internet. In it, a famous quote is misattributed to Descartes and attached to a portrait of Voltaire.

Then the quote is used as proof 4chan/Reddit/The Internet At Large is full of idiots.

Whether from ignorance or trolling matters not, because it turns out Descartes DID have a lot to say about the Internet!

For Example:

Check out more articles on BuzzFeed.com!

This post was created by a user and has not been vetted or endorsed by BuzzFeed's editorial staff. BuzzFeed Community is a place where anyone can post awesome lists and creations. Learn more or post your buzz!

Facebook Conversations
          
    Hot Buzz

    23 Highly Memorable DIY Halloween Costumes

    collection

    31 Bizarre Childhood Fears That Will Make You Glad To Be Grown Up

    collection
    Now Buzzing