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Man must not think that he is on a level either with the brutes or with the angels, nor must he be ignorant of both sides of his nature; but he must know both. - Pensées


This twofold nature of man is so evident that Read more
S’il se vante, je l’abaisse ; s’il s’aba Read more
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It is good to be tired and wearied by the vain Read more
There is internal war in man between reason and Read more
All these examples of wretchedness prove his Read more
Notwithstanding the sight of all our miseries Read more
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Who is unhappy at having only one mouth? And who Read more
In faith there is enough light for those who want Read more
we cannot endure being despised, or not being Read more
What a chimera then is man! What a novelty! What Read more
We have an incapacity of proof, insurmountable by Read more
We understand nothing of the works of God unless Read more
logicians. It seems that their license must be Read more
Différence entre J.-C. et Mahomet. Mahomet non Read more
we cannot define these things without Read more
Surge. God, wishing to show that He could form a Read more
If we dreamt the same thing every night, it would Read more
The ordinary life of men is like that of the Read more