Claude Helvetius

Claude Helvetius

French philosopher
By annihilating the desires, you annihilate the mind. Every man without passions has within him no principle of action, nor motive to act.More Claude Helvetius quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
The happiness of people is to love to do what they should do.More Claude Helvetius quotes [09/11/2016 11:09:18]
Genius is nothing but continued attention.More Claude Helvetius quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Envy honors the dead in order to insult the living.More Claude Helvetius quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
There are men whom a happy disposition, a strong desire of glory and esteem, inspire with the same love for justice and virtue which men in general have for riches and honors... But the number of these men is so small that I only mention them in honor of humanity.More Claude Helvetius quotes [08/14/2011 11:08:19]

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