Sunday, July 21, 2019

Blaise Pascal Quotes

Love has reasons which reason cannot understand. Blaise Pascal

Noble deeds that are concealed are most esteemed. Blaise Pascal

Men blaspheme what they do not know. Blaise Pascal

Even those who write against fame wish for the fame of having written well, and those who read their works desire the fame of having read them. Blaise Pascal

The supreme function of reason is to show man that some things are beyond reason. Blaise Pascal

Our soul is cast into a body, where it finds number, time, dimension. Thereupon it reasons, and calls this nature necessity, and can believe nothing else. Blaise Pascal

Truly it is an evil to be full of faults; but it is a still greater evil to be full of them and to be unwilling to recognize them, since that is to add the further fault of a voluntary illusion. Blaise Pascal

The last act is bloody, however pleasant all the rest of the play is: a little earth is thrown at last upon our head, and that is the end forever. Blaise Pascal

The eternal silence of these infinite spaces frightens me. Blaise Pascal

It is not good to be too free. It is not good to have everything one wants. Blaise Pascal