The Christian religion not only was at first attended with miracles, but even at this day cannot be believed by any reasonable person without one
Quote by David Hume
Human Nature is the only science of man; and yet has been hitherto the most...
The chief benefit, which results from philosophy, arises in an indirect manner, and proceeds more...
It is seldom that liberty of any kind is lost all at once.
Avarice, the spur of industry.
Beauty is no quality in things themselves. It exists merely in the mind which contemplates...
There is a very remarkable inclination in human nature to bestow on external objects the...
Custom is the great guide to human life
There is not to be found, in all history, any miracle attested by a sufficient...
To be a philosophical sceptic is, in a man of letters, the first and most...
Be a philosopher but, amid all your philosophy be still a man.
Everything in the world is purchased by labor
Every wise, just, and mild government, by rendering the condition of its subjects easy and...
Beauty, whether moral or natural, is felt, more properly than perceived.
Beauty in things lies in the mind which contemplates them.
He is happy whom circumstances suit his temper; but he Is more excellent who suits...
The rules of morality are not the conclusion of our reason.
The advantages found in history seem to be of three kinds, as it amuses the...
Beauty in things exists in the mind which contemplates them.
Today I see beauty everywhere I go, in every face I see, in every single...
Beautiful tone, beautiful heart
I'll publish, right or wrong: / Fools are my theme, let satire be my song.