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News
Engrave this Quote In the case of news, we should always wait for the sacrament of confirmation.
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Opinion
Engrave this Quote The history of human opinion is scarcely anything more than the history of human errors.
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Passion
Engrave this Quote Anyone who seeks to destroy the passions instead of controlling them is trying to play the angel.
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Patience
Engrave this Quote Perfection is attained by slow degrees; she requires the hand of time.
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People
Engrave this Quote The public is a ferocious beast. One must either chain it up or flee from it.
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Philosophy
Engrave this Quote The pursuit of what is true and the practice of what is good are the two most important objects of philosophy.
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Engrave this Quote When he who hears does not know what he who speaks means, and when he who speaks does not know what he himself means, that is philosophy.
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Engrave this Quote Four thousand volumes of metaphysics will not teach us what the soul is.
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Engrave this Quote When he to whom a person speaks does not understand, and he who speaks does not understand himself, that is metaphysics.
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Pleasure
Engrave this Quote Pleasure is the object, duty and the goal of all rational creatures.
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Engrave this Quote Work is often the father of pleasure.
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Poetry
Engrave this Quote It is as impossible to translate poetry as it is to translate music.
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Engrave this Quote Verses which do not teach men new and moving truths do not deserve to be read.
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Engrave this Quote This poem will never reach its destination. On Rousseau's Ode To Posterity
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Practice
Engrave this Quote The discover of what is true, and the practice of that which is good, are the two most important objects of philosophy.
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Prayer
Engrave this Quote My prayer to God is a very short one: O Lord, make my enemies look ridiculous! God has granted it.
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Prejudice
Engrave this Quote Prejudices are what fools use for reason.
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Pride
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Problems
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Punishment
Engrave this Quote The punishment of criminals should serve a purpose. When a man is hanged he is useless.
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Questions
Engrave this Quote Judge a person by their questions, rather than their answers.
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Engrave this Quote He must be very ignorant for he answers every question he is asked.
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Reading
Engrave this Quote All the known world, excepting only savage nations, is governed by books.
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Engrave this Quote It is far better to be silent than merely to increase the quantity of bad books.
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Reason
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