The eternal silence of these infinite spaces frightens me.
Quote by Blaise Pascal
Blaise Pascal Quotes
If we do not know ourselves to be full of pride, ambition, lust, weakness, misery,...
Eloquence is a painting of the thoughts.
Brave deeds are wasted when hidden
It is a strange and long war, the war that violence is forever waging against...
Through space the universe encompasses and swallows me up like an atom; through thought I...
I have made this letter longer than usual, only because I have not had the...
We sail within a vast sphere, ever drifting in uncertainty, driven from end to end.
Justice and power must be brought together, so that whatever is just may be powerful,...
Imagination disposes of everything; it creates beauty, justice, and happiness, which is everything in this...
Habit is the second nature which destroys the first.
The heart has its reasons of which reason knows nothing.
It is the heart which perceives God and not the reason. That is what faith...
Live free or die
Small minds are concerned with the extraordinary, great minds with the ordinary.
If ignorance were bliss, he'd be a blister
If it is an extraordinary blindness to live without investigating what we are, it is...
People are generally better persuaded by the reasons which they have themselves discovered than by...
Vanity of science. Knowledge of physical science will not console me for ignorance of morality...
Evil is easy, and has infinite forms.
The struggle alone pleases us, not the victory.