Will and intellect are one and the same thing.
Concealed talent brings no reputation.
Blessedness is not the reward of virtue but virtue itself.
When I get a little money I buy books; and if any is left I buy food and clothes.
I have made a ceaseless effort not to ridicule, not to bewail, not to scorn human actions, but to understand them.
It’s the generally accepted privilege of theologians to stretch the heavens, that is the Scriptures, like tanners with a hide.
Ambition is the immoderate desire for power.
Desire is the essence of a man.
God is the indwelling and not the transient cause of all things.
I do not know how to teach philosophy without becoming a disturber of established religion.