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We have an incapacity of proof, insurmountable by all dogmatism. We have an idea of truth, invincible to all skepticism. - Pensées


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we cannot define these things without Read more
Who is unhappy at having only one mouth? And who Read more
Scepticism.—Each thing here is partly true and p Read more
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Contradiction is a bad sign of truth; several Read more
There is internal war in man between reason and Read more
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When all is equally agitated, nothing appears to Read more
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We must relax our minds a little; but this opens Read more
Man must not think that he is on a level either Read more
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It is good to be tired and wearied by the vain Read more
Scepticism.—Excess, like defect of intellect, i Read more
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Discourses on humility are a source of pride in Read more