Pierre Bayle

Pierre Bayle

French philosopher, historian and critic of religious dogmas
It is thus tolerance that is the source of peace, and intolerance that is the source of disorder and squabbling.More Pierre Bayle quotes [10/12/2011 05:10:00]
I get up and retire when I wish. I go out if I wish and I do not go out if I do not desire to do so, except for the two days on which I give lectures.More Pierre Bayle quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
The furnace of affliction refines us from earthly drossiness, and softens us for the impression of God's own stamp.More Pierre Bayle quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
I lay down the Position, That whatever a Conscience well directed allows us to do for the Advancement of Truth, an erroneous Conscience will warrant for advancing a suppos'd Truth.More Pierre Bayle quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
There is not less wit nor less invention in applying rightly a thought one finds in a book, than in being the first author of that thought.More Pierre Bayle quotes [10/12/2011 05:10:44]

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