We feel and know that we are eternal
Quote by Baruch Spinoza
None are more taken in by flattery than the proud, who wish to be the...
One and the same thing can at the same time be good, bad, and indifferent,...
I do not know how to teach philosophy without becoming a disturber of established religion
I would warn you that I do not attribute to nature either beauty or deformity,...
I call him free who is led solely by reason.
Fame has also this great drawback, that if we pursue it, we must direct our...
Desire is the essence of a man.
Whatsoever is, is in God, and without God nothing can be, or be conceived.
Self-complacency is pleasure accompanied by the idea of oneself as cause.
Men govern nothing with more difficulty than their tongues, and can moderate their desires more...
Sin cannot be conceived in a natural state, but only in a civil state, where...
Whatsoever is contrary to nature is contrary to reason, and whatsoever is contrary to reason...
Fear cannot be without hope nor hope without fear.
I have striven not to laugh at human actions, not to weep at them, nor...
All noble things are as difficult as they are rare.
Happiness is a virtue, not its reward.
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...
Music has brought me some of the highest moments of my life. I don't even...
Music is enough for a lifetime, but a lifetime is not enough for music