If all men knew what others say of them, there would not be four friends in the world.
Quote by Blaise Pascal
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Time heals griefs and quarrels, for we change and are no longer the same persons. Neither the offender nor the offended are any more themselves.
To have no time for philosophy is to be a true philosopher.
Our nature consists in motion complete rest is death.
As men are not able to fight against death, misery, ignorance, they have taken it into their heads, in order to be happy, not to think of them at all.
The struggle alone pleases us, not the victory.
Habit is a second nature that destroys the first. But what is nature? Why is habit not natural? I am very much afraid that nature itself is only a first habit, just as habit is a second nature.
All men's miseries derive from not being able to sit in a quiet room alone.
The charm of fame is so great that we like every object to which it is attached, even death.
Contradiction is not a sign of falsity, nor the lack of contradiction a sign of truth.
Small minds are concerned with the extraordinary, great minds with the ordinary.
We made the buttons on the screen look so good you'll want to lick them.
Jealousy is bred in doubts. When those doubts change into certainties, then the passion either ceases or turns absolute madness.
Our forces saved the remnants of the Jewish people of Europe for a new life and a new hope in the reborn land of Israel. Along with all men of good will, I salute the young state and wish it well.
The learning and knowledge that we have, is, at the most, but little compared with that of which we are ignorant.
Our life of poverty is as necessary as the work itself. Only in heaven will we see how much we owe to the poor for helping us to love God better because of them.
Better mad with the rest of the world than wise alone.
If there existed no external means for dimming their consciences, one-half of the men would at once shoot themselves, because to live contrary to one's reason is a most intolerable state, and all men of our time are in such a state.
I love blackjack. But I'm not addicted to gambling. I'm addicted to sitting in a semi circle.
A pity beyond all telling is hid in the heart of love.
I try to give people a different way of looking at their surroundings. That's art to me.