Claude Helvetius

Claude Helvetius

French philosopher
By annihilating desires, you annihilate the mind.More Claude Helvetius quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
No nation has reason to regard itself superior to others by virtue of its innate endowment.More Claude Helvetius quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Every man without passion has within him no principle of action, nor motive of act.More Claude Helvetius quotes [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
The men of sense, the idols of the shallow, are very inferior to the men of passions. It is the strong passions which, rescuing us from sloth, impart to us that continuous and earnest attention necessary to great intellectual efforts.More Claude Helvetius quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
To be loved, we should merit but little esteem; all superiority attracts awe and aversion.More Claude Helvetius quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

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