The power of a man’s virtue should not be measured by his special efforts, but by his ordinary doing. – Blaise Pascal
Clarity of mind means clarity of passion, too; this Is why a great and clear mind loves ardently and sees distinctly what It loves. – Blaise Pascal.
I have made this letter longer, because I have not had the time to make It shorter. – Blaise Pascal
Flies are so mighty that they win battles, paralyse our minds, eat up our bodies. – Blaise Pascal.
There Is enough light for those who only desire to see, and enough obscurity for those who have a contrary disposition. – Blaise Pascal.
All human evil comes from a single cause, man’s Inability to sit still In a room. – Blaise Pascal.
Since we cannot know all that there Is to be known about anything, we ought to know a little about everything.
The virtue of a man ought to be measured, not by his extraordinary exertions, but by his everyday conduct. – Blaise Pascal.