If I found any new truths in the sciences, I can say that they follow...
It is easy to hate and it is difficult to love. This is how the...
I am accustomed to sleep and in my dreams to imagine the same things that...
The greatest minds, as they are capable of the highest excellencies, are open likewise to...
You just keep pushing. You just keep pushing. I made every mistake that could be...
Each problem that I solved became a rule, which served afterwards to solve other problems.
A state is better governed which has few laws, and those laws strictly observed
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It is only prudent never to place complete confidence in that by which we have...
Except our own thoughts, there is nothing absolutely in our power.
I think therefore I exist.
I think; therefore I am.
The two operations of our understanding, intuition and deduction, on which alone we have said...
The reading of all good books is like a conversation with the finest minds of...
When I consider this carefully, I find not a single property which with certainty separates...
I am indeed amazed when I consider how weak my mind is and how prone...
I hope that posterity will judge me kindly, not only as to the things which...
The principal effect of the passions is that they incite and persuade the mind to...
In order to improve the mind, we ought less to learn, than to contemplate.