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Luc de Clapiers, marquis de Vauvenargues

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Biography - Luc de Clapiers, marquis de Vauvenargues:

French writer and moralist.
Born: 1715 - Died: 1747
Period:
18th century
Place of birth: France
France
Source: Reflexions and Maxims


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Maxim 729




Translation  

Translation

(German, French)


German
Klarheit ist die Ehrlichkeit der Philosophen.”
Luc de Clapiers, marquis de Vauvenargues - Réflexions et maximes

French
La clarté est la bonne foi des philosophes.”
Luc de Clapiers, marquis de Vauvenargues - Réflexions et maximes




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Lucidity adds beauty to profound thoughts.”
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Your vision will become clear only when you can look into your own heart. Who looks outside, dreams who looks inside, awakes.”
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The philosophers have only interpreted the world, in various ways. The point, however, is to change it.”
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Whoever wishes to become a philosopher must learn not to be frightened by absurdities.”
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The beard does not make the philosopher.”
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To the poet, to the philosopher, to the saint, all things are friendly and sacred, all events profitable, all days holy, all men divine.”
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For there was never yet philosopher
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I do not know what the spirit of a philosopher could more wish to be than a good dancer. For the dance is his ideal, also his fine art, finally also the only kind of piety he knows, his 'divine service.'”
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No man is weak by choice.”
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The usual pretext of those who make others unhappy is that they do it for their own good.”
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Consciousness of our powers augments them.”
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Great thoughts come from the heart.”
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Few maxims are true in every respect.”
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Reason does not know the interests of the heart.”
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