Two extremes: to exclude reason, to admit reason only.
Quote by Blaise Pascal
We never love a person, but only qualities.
Faith embraces many truths which seem to contradict each other.
If ignorance were bliss, he'd be a blister
The only shame is to have none.
Those who do not hate their own selfishness and regard themselves as more important than...
If all men knew what each said of the other, there would not be four...
The eternal silence of these infinite spaces frightens me.
Animals do not admire each other. A horse does not admire its companion.
Since we cannot know all that there is to be known about anything, we ought...
Can anything be stupider than that a man has the right to kill me because...
The last thing one discovers in composing a work is what to put first.
Without Jesus Christ man must be in vice and misery; with Jesus Christ man is...
We like security: we like the pope to be infallible in matters of faith, and...
Imagination disposes of everything; it creates beauty, justice, and happiness, which is everything in this...
Concupiscence and force are the source of all our actions; concupiscence causes voluntary actions, force...
If we must not act save on a certainty, we ought not to act on...
Faith is different from proof; the latter is human, the former is a Gift from...
We know the truth, not only by the reason, but also by the heart.
Evil is easy, and has infinite forms.
Nature is an infinite sphere of which the center is everywhere and the circumference nowhere.