Words are sometimes things; but never were words so completely things as those with which Turgot welcomed Franklin.
He can find no better answer than that of Turgot and the Economists.
He also wrote biographies of Turgot and Voltaire, and in favor of American independence and against negro slavery.
And Turgot's family was only of the secondary noblesse of the robe.
Marshal Turgot used to eat a hundred or two just to whet his appetite.
The year came, but no Loménie, nor Turgot, and the Sorbonne itself had vanished.
Turgot and Necker had attempted these reforms, and Calonne attributed their failure to the malevolent criticism of the parlements.
The progress of the human mind means to Turgot the progress of knowledge.
Two years later he was recalled to France by the advent of his friend Turgot to power.
Turgot was one of the men to whom good government is a religion.