Blaise Pascal

1623 - 1662

A Quote by Blaise Pascal on reason

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Reason's last step is the recognition that there are an infinite number of things which are beyond it.

Blaise Pascal (1623 - 1662)

Source: Pensées. 1670.

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A Quote by Blaise Pascal on intelligence, men, originality, and people

The more intelligent one is, the more men of originality one finds. Ordinary people find no difference between men.

Blaise Pascal (1623 - 1662)

Source: Pensées. 1670.

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A Quote by Blaise Pascal on judgment and men

It is not permitted to the most equitable of men to be a judge in his own cause.

Blaise Pascal (1623 - 1662)

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A Quote by Blaise Pascal on justice and power

Justice and power must be brought together, so that whatever is just may be powerful, and whatever is powerful may be just.

Blaise Pascal (1623 - 1662)

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A Quote by Blaise Pascal on justice and strength

Justice without strength is powerless; strength without justice is tyrannical.

Blaise Pascal (1623 - 1662)

Source: Pensées. 1670.

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A Quote by Blaise Pascal on justice

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Unable to make what is just strong, we have made what is strong just.

Blaise Pascal (1623 - 1662)

Source: Pensées. 1670.

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A Quote by Blaise Pascal on good, kindness, men, people, soul, trouble, and words

Kind words do not cost much. They never blister the tongue or lips. Mental trouble was never known to arise from such quarters. Though they do not cost much yet they accomplish much. They make other people good natured. They also produce their own image on men's souls, and a beautiful image it is.

Blaise Pascal (1623 - 1662)

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A Quote by Blaise Pascal on aim, happiness, and men

All men have happiness as their object: there is no exception. However different the means they employ, they all aim at the same end.

Blaise Pascal (1623 - 1662)

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A Quote by Blaise Pascal on heart and reason

The heart has its reasons, whereof reason knows nothing. (La coeur a ses raisons que la raison ne connait point)

Blaise Pascal (1623 - 1662)

Source: Pensées. 1670.

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A Quote by Blaise Pascal on heart, reason, and understanding

The heart has reasons which the reason cannot understand.

Blaise Pascal (1623 - 1662)

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