If you gain, you gain all. If you lose, you lose nothing. Wager then, without hesitation, that He exists.
Quote by Blaise Pascal
We know the truth, not only by the reason, but also by the heart.
Little things console us because little things afflict us.
Chance gives rise to thoughts, and chance removes them; no art can keep or acquire...
Things have different qualities, and the soul different inclinations; for nothing is simple which is...
It is a strange and long war, the war that violence is forever waging against...
Few friendships would survive if each one knew what his friend says of him behind...
The struggle alone pleases us, not the victory.
We never, then, love a person, but only qualities
Do you wish people to think well of you? Don't speak well of yourself.
The sensitivity of men to small matters, and their indifference to great ones, indicates a...
Justice without force is powerless; force without justice is tyrannical.
To have no time for philosophy is to be a true philosopher.
Brave deeds are wasted when hidden
We are not satisfied with real life; we want to live some imaginary life in...
The finite is annihilated in the presence of the infinite, and becomes a pure nothing....
It is natural for the mind to believe and for the will to love; so...
Atheism shows strength of mind, but only to a certain degree.
You always admire what you really don't understand.
If man made himself the first object of study, he would see how incapable he...
The last proceeding of reason is to recognize that there is an infinity of things...