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Biography - Blaise Pascal:

French mathematician, physicist, writer and philosopher.
Born: 1623 - Died: 1662
Period:
17th century
Place of birth: France
France

To make light of philosophy is to be a true philosopher.



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To make light of philosophy is to be a true philosopher.



Translation

Translation

(French, German)



French
Se moquer de la philosophie c'est vraiment philosopher.

German
Sich über Philosophie lustig machen, heißt wahrhaft philosophieren.




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Quotes for: philosophy


Quotes

Quotes about philosophy:


Philosophy is a battle against the bewitchment of our mind by means of our language.





There are more things in heaven and earth, Horatio,
Than are dreamt of in your philosophy.






To live without philosophizing is properly to have one's eyes closed and never attempt to open them.





Music is a higher revelation than all wisdom and philosophy.





There is more wisdom in your body than in your deepest philosophy.





Philosophize is to learn how to die.











Quotes

Blaise Pascal also said...


Man is but a reed, the most feeble thing in nature, but he is a thinking reed.





The heart has its reasons, of which reason knows nothing.





The world is generally so restless, that men scarcely ever think of the present time, and the instant they are now actually living, but of those in which they are to live. So that we are always in a disposition to live in future, but never to live now.





The weakness of human reason appears more evidently in those who know it not, than in those who know it.





All our dignity consists, then, in thought. By it we must elevate ourselves, and not by space and time which we cannot fill.
Let us endeavour then to think well; this is the principle of morality.






Justice without power is inefficient; power without justice is tyranny.












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