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Published by Kegan Paul, Trench in London .
Written in English

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Statementtranslated from the text of M. Auguste Molinier by C. Kegan Paul.
ContributionsPaul, C. Kegan
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Open LibraryOL17155278M

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The first version of the numerous scraps of paper found after his death appeared in print as a book in titled Pensées de M. Pascal sur la religion, et sur quelques autres sujets ("Thoughts of M. Pascal on religion, and on some other subjects") and soon thereafter became a classic/5(4). Pensées by Blaise Pascal. This document has been generated from XSL (Extensible Stylesheet Language) source with RenderX XEP Formatter, version Client Size: KB. Pascal’s “Profession of Faith,” or “Amulet,” is transferred from the place it occupies in M. Molinier’s edition to serve as an introduction to the work, striking as it does the key-note to the “Thoughts.” Pascal’s quotations from the Bible were made of course from the Vulgate, but .   The introduction, by Anthony Levi, gives a much better insight into the history behind the development of Pascal's 'thoughts'. As far as the biography is concerned, Oxford's version gives a much broader span of time concerning Blaise's life.A lot of people blame Pascal for not being like Montaigne, but that is just foolish.5/5(5).

Page - Yet once, it is a little while, and I will shake the heavens, and the earth, and the sea, and the dry land; and I will shake all nations, and the desire of all nations shall come: and I will fill this house with glory, saith the Lord of Hosts. Blaise Pascal: Thoughts, Letter, and Minor Works by The Harvard Classics, Edited By Charles W Eliot and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at Nonfiction > Harvard Classics > Blaise Pascal > Thoughts: Thus we never live, but we hope to live; and always disposing ourselves to be happy, it is inevitable that we never become so. —Thoughts. Chap. v. 2. Blaise Pascal: Harvard Classics, Vol. 48, Part 1. The Provincial Letters of Blaise Pascal. a New Translation with Historical Introduction and Notes by Rev. Thomas m'Crie, Preceded by a Life of Pascal, a Critical Essay, and a .

Pensées by blaise Pascal, originally published in Project Gutenberg release [ebook #] April Thoughts on Mind and on Style infidel, is that in the great book of Sainte-beuve, Port-Royal. And in this book the parts devoted to Pascal himself are among the most brilliant pages of criticism. iv Introductory articles. The Pensées (literally "thoughts") is a collection of fragments on theology and philosophy written by 17th-century philosopher and mathematician Blaise Pascal. Pascal's religious conversion led him into a life of asceticism and this was in many ways his life's work.   Blaise Pascal was a French mathematician, physicist, inventor, writer and Christian philosopher. He was a child prodigy who was educated by his father, a tax collector in Rouen. Pascal's earliest work was in the natural and applied sciences where he Pages: Buy The Thoughts of Blaise Pascal by Charles Kegan Paul (Translator), Blaise Pascal online at Alibris. We have new and used copies available, in 7 editions - starting at $ Shop now.