Pierre Bayle

Pierre Bayle

French philosopher, historian and critic of religious dogmas
There is not less wit nor invention in applying rightly a thought one finds in a book, than in being the first author of that thought. Cardinal du Perron has been heard to say that the happy application of a verse of Virgil has deserved a talent.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 [10/12/2011 05:10:16]
It is only common prejudice that induces us to believe that atheism is a fearful state.More Pierre Bayle quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
There is no less invention in aptly applying a thought found in a book, than in being the first author of the thought.More Pierre Bayle quotes [10/12/2011 05:10:25]
I know too much to be a sceptic and too little to be a dogmatist.More Pierre Bayle quotes [10/12/2011 05:10:44]

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