Nothing exists from whose nature some effect does not follow.
Quote by Baruch Spinoza
Baruch Spinoza Quotes
For peace is not mere absence of war, but is a virtue that springs from,...
I would warn you that I do not attribute to nature either beauty or deformity,...
As nature preserves a fixed and immutable order; it must clearly follow that miracles are...
Desire is the very essence of man.
Whatsoever is contrary to nature is contrary to reason, and whatsoever is contrary to reason...
I call him free who is led solely by reason.
If men were born free, they would, so long as they remained free, form no...
The world would be happier if men had the same capacity to be silent that...
Peace is not the absence of war, but a virtue based on strength of character.
God is the indwelling and not the transient cause of all things.
There is no hope unmingled with fear, and no fear unmingled with hope.
Peace is not an absence of war, it is a virtue, a state of mind,...
Only that thing is free which exists by the necessities of its own nature, and...
God is the indwelling and not the transient cause of all things
How would it be possible if salvation were ready to our hand, and could without...
One and the same thing can at the same time be good, bad, and indifferent,...
All noble things are as difficult as they are rare.
We feel and know that we are eternal.
If you want the present to be different from the past, study the past.
True virtue is life under the direction of reason.