The greatest pride, or the greatest despondency, is the greatest ignorance of one's self.
Quote by Baruch Spinoza
Baruch Spinoza Quotes
We feel and know that we are eternal
I have striven not to laugh at human actions, not to weep at them, nor...
He alone is free who lives with free consent under the entire guidance of reason.
Fear cannot be without hope nor hope without fear.
Freedom is absolutely necessary for the progress in science and the liberal arts
There is no hope unmingled with fear, and no fear unmingled with hope.
I have made a ceaseless effort not to ridicule, not to bewail, not to scorn...
So long as a man imagines that he cannot do this or that, so long...
We feel and know that we are eternal.
Desire is the very essence of man.
If men were born free, they would, so long as they remained free, form no...
Men govern nothing with more difficulty than their tongues, and can moderate their desires more...
Those who are believed to be most abject and humble are usually most ambitious and...
All things excellent are as difficult as they are rare.
Do not weep; do not wax indignant. Understand.
I do not know how to teach philosophy without becoming a disturber of established religion
Pride is pleasure arising from a man's thinking too highly of himself.
I would warn you that I do not attribute to nature either beauty or deformity,...
Do you love me because I'm beautiful, or am I beautiful because you love me?
Beauty's sister is vanity, and its daughter lust.
I'm so ugly - I worked in a pet shop, and people kept asking how...