Baruch Spinoza Quotes


24 Baruch Spinoza quotes:



"I have made a ceaseless effort not to ridicule, not to bewail, not to scorn human actions, but to understand them"
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"Ambition is the immoderate desire for power."
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"All happiness or unhappiness solely depends upon the quality of the object to which we are attached by love."
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"Happiness is a virtue, not its reward."
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"Do not weep; do not wax indignant. Understand."
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"Fear cannot be without hope nor hope without fear."
"True virtue is life under the direction of reason"
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"We feel and know that we are eternal"
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"Self - complacency is pleasure accompanied by the idea of oneself as cause"
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"Desire is the very essence of man"
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"So long as a man imagines that he cannot do this or that, so long as he is determined not to do it; and consequently so long as it is impossible to him that he should do it"
"If you want the present to be different from the past, study the past."
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"Pride is pleasure arising from a man's thinking too highly of himself."
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"I would warn you that I do not attribute to nature either beauty or deformity, order or confusion. Only in relation to our imagination can things be called beautiful or ugly, well-ordered or confused."
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"Be not astonished at new ideas; for it is well known to you that a thing does not therefore cease to be true because it is not accepted by many."
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"Will and intellect are one and the same thing"
"The highest activity a human being can attain is learning for understanding, because to understand is to be free"
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"Freedom is absolutely necessary for the progress in science and the liberal arts"
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"Happiness is a virtue, not its reward"
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"Do not weep. Do not wax indignant. Understand."



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