Pierre Bayle

Pierre Bayle

French philosopher, historian and critic of religious dogmas
In matters of religion, it is very easy to deceive a man and very hard to undeceive him.More Pierre Bayle quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
The antiquity and general acceptance of an opinion is not assurance of its truth.More Pierre Bayle quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
I am a good Protestant, and in the full sense of the term, for from the bottom of my soul, I protest against everything that is said, and everything that is done.More Pierre Bayle quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
So that, were it the purpose of God to produce comets as signs of his wrath it would be true to say that he is quickening a false devotion almost all over the world, increasing the number of pilgrims to Mecca, multiplying the offerings to the most famous impostors, inducing men to build mosques for Mohammedan worship, causing the invention of new superstitions among the dervishes - in a word, stimulating many abominable things which otherwise might not have been.More Pierre Bayle quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
I know too much to be a sceptic and too little to be a dogmatist.More Pierre Bayle quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

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