The world would be happier if men had the same capacity to be silent that they have to speak
Quote by Baruch Spinoza
Men And Women Quotes
Desire is the very essence of man
Only that thing is free which exists by the necessities of its own nature, and...
If men were born free, they would, so long as they remained free, form no...
I would warn you that I do not attribute to nature either beauty or deformity,...
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...
I have made a ceaseless effort not to ridicule, not to bewail, not to scorn...
The greatest pride, or the greatest despondency, is the greatest ignorance of one's self.
Blessedness is not the reward of virtue but virtue itself.
Whatsoever is, is in God, and without God nothing can be, or be conceived.
Be not astonished at new ideas; for it is well known to you that a...
Freedom is absolutely necessary for the progress in science and the liberal arts
Pride is pleasure arising from a man's thinking too highly of himself.
Ambition is the immoderate desire for power.
Fame has also this great drawback, that if we pursue it, we must direct our...
All happiness or unhappiness solely depends upon the quality of the object to which we...
Peace is not an absence of war, it is a virtue, a state of mind,...
Nothing in the universe is contingent, but all things are conditioned to exist and operate...
We feel and know that we are eternal.
Nothing exists from whose nature some effect does not follow.