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\nBlaise Pascal



    Faith indeed tells what the senses do not tell, but not the contrary of what they see. It is above them and not contrary to them.

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    In faith there is enough light for those who want to believe and enough shadows to blind those who don't.

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    Noble deeds that are concealed are most esteemed.

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    Thus so wretched is man that he would weary even without any cause for weariness... and so frivolous is he that, though full of a thousand reasons for weariness, the least thing, such as playing billiards or hitting a ball, is sufficient enough to amuse him.

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    Imagination disposes of everything; it creates beauty, justice, and happiness, which are everything in this world.

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    Can anything be stupider than that a man has the right to kill me because he lives on the other side of a river and his ruler has a quarrel with mine, though I have not quarrelled with him?

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    Justice and power must be brought together, so that whatever is just may be powerful, and whatever is powerful may be just.

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    Man's greatness lies in his power of thought.

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