There is no hope unmingled with fear, and no fear unmingled with hope.
Quote by Baruch Spinoza
Baruch Spinoza Quotes
As nature preserves a fixed and immutable order; it must clearly follow that miracles are...
The endeavor to understand is the first and only basis of virtue.
How would it be possible if salvation were ready to our hand, and could without...
Sin cannot be conceived in a natural state, but only in a civil state, where...
All noble things are as difficult as they are rare.
Whatsoever is contrary to nature is contrary to reason, and whatsoever is contrary to reason...
Do not weep; do not wax indignant. Understand.
All things excellent are as difficult as they are rare.
Music is good to the melancholy, bad to those who mourn, and neither good nor...
I do not know how to teach philosophy without becoming a disturber of established religion
I call him free who is led solely by reason.
We feel and know that we are eternal
Freedom is absolutely necessary for the progress in science and the liberal arts
So long as a man imagines that he cannot do this or that, so long...
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...
God is the indwelling and not the transient cause of all things
Pride is pleasure arising from a man's thinking too highly of himself.
They take their pride in making their dinner cost much; I take my pride in...
Generosity during life is a very different thing from generosity in the hour of death;...