Il n'est pas honteux pour l'homme de succomber sous la douleur et il est honteux de succomber sous le plaisir. - Pensées

Pride takes such natural possession of us in the Read more
How wonderful it is that a thing so evident as Read more
We are so presumptuous that we would wish to be Read more
As men are not able to fight against death Read more
We do not content ourselves with the life we have Read more
To be happy man would have to make himself Read more
Man is obviously made to think. It is his whole Read more
is it not to be happy to have a faculty of Read more
When I commenced the study of man... I thought at Read more
They say that eclipses foretoken misfortune Read more
We know ourselves so little, that many think they Read more
kings are surrounded with persons who are Read more
The great and the humble have the same Read more
after all he is only a man, that is to say Read more
We run carelessly to the precipice, after we have Read more
What is it to be superintendent, chancellor Read more
Make religion attractive, make good men wish it Read more