Blaise Pascal Quotes

Blaise pascal - the heart has its reasons which reason knows...
One must know oneself, if this does not serve to discover truth, it at least serves as a rule of life and there is nothing better.
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Let us weigh the gain and the loss, in wagering that God is. Consider these alternatives: if you win, you win all, if you lose you lose nothing. Do not hesitate, then, to wager that he is.
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Contradiction is not a sign of falsity, nor the lack of contradiction a sign of truth.
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Blaise pascal - our heart has its reasons that reason cannot know....

If all men knew what each said of the other, there would not be four friends in the world.
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The sensibility of man to trifles, and his insensibility to great things, indicates a strange inversion.
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Men never do evil so completely and cheerfully as when they do it from a religious conviction.
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All the miseries of mankind come from one thing, not knowing how to remain alone.
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The heart has arguments with which the logic of mind is not aquainted.
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Eloquence is a painting of the thoughts.
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Fear not, provided you fear but if you fear not, then fear.
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When I consider the small span of my life absorbed in the eternity of all time, or the small part of space which I can touch or see engulfed by the infinite immensity of spaces that I know not and that know me not, I am frightened and astonished to see myself here instead of there... now instead of then.
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Let us weigh the gain and the loss in wagering that God is, but let us consider the two possibilities. If you gain, you gain all if you lose you lose nothing. Hesitate not, then, to wager that He is.
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The Knowledge of God is very far from the love of Him.
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Clarity of mind means clarity of passion, too; this is why a great and clear mind loves ardently and sees distinctly what it loves.
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By a peculiar prerogative, not only each individual is making daily advances in the sciences, and may makes advances in morality, but all mankind together are making a continual progress in proportion as the universe grows older; so that the whole human race, during the course of so many ages, may be considered as one man, who never ceases to live and learn.
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Man is equally incapable of seeing the nothingness from which he emerges and the infinity in which he is engulfed.
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We arrive at the truth, not by the reason only, but also by the heart.
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We are generally the better persuaded by the reasons we discover ourselves than by those given to us by others.
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It is not good to be too free. It is not good to have everything one wants.
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It is the fight alone that pleases us, not the victory.
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Since we cannot know all that there is to be known about anything, we ought to know a little about everything.
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Nature has perfection, in order to show that she is the image of God and defects, to show that she is only his image.
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We think very little of time present; we anticipate the future, as being too slow, and with a view to hasten it onward, we recall the past to stay it as too swiftly gone. We are so thoughtless, that we thus wander through the hours which are not here, regardless only of the moment that is actually our own.
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Clarity of mind means clarity of passion, too this is why a great and clear mind loves ardently and sees distinctly what it loves.
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Few friendships would survive if each one knew what his friend says of him behind his back.
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The eternal silence of these infinite spaces fills me with dread.
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Truth is so obscure in these times and falsehood so established that unless one loves the truth, he cannot know it.
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If all men knew what others say of them, there would not be four friends in the world.
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We must learn our limits. We are all something, but none of us are everything.
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We know truth, not only by reason, but also by the heart.
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