...there are some people who lie for the mere sake of lying. - Pensées

Nature gives us... passions and desires suitable Read more
I have my foggy and my fine days within me; my Read more
Things have different qualities, and the soul Read more
By knowing each man's ruling passion, we are sure Read more
Variety is as abundant as all tones of the voice Read more
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All is one, all is different. How many natures Read more
We do not believe ourselves to be exactly sharing Read more
Human life is thus only a perpetual illusion; men Read more
Nothing is so insufferable to man as to be Read more
The Catholic religion does not bind us to confess Read more
Caesar was too old, it seems to me, to go off and Read more
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Truly it is an evil to be full of faults; but it Read more
The struggle alone pleases us, not the victory Read more
Self-love.—The nature of self-love and of this h Read more
a king attended with every pleasure he can Read more
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Thus passes away all man's life. Men seek rest in Read more
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