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Desire is the essence of a man.
~ Benedict de Spinoza | (Dutch Jewish philosopher. ) | 1632-1677 | Desire
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Fame has also this great drawback, that if we pursue it, we must direct our lives so as to please the fancy of men.
~ Benedict de Spinoza | (Dutch Jewish philosopher. ) | 1632-1677 | Fame
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Fear cannot be without hope nor hope without fear.
~ Benedict de Spinoza | (Dutch Jewish philosopher. ) | 1632-1677 | Hope
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I would warn you that I do not attribute to nature either beauty or deformity, order or confusion. Only in relation to our imagination can things be called beautiful or ugly, well-ordered or confused.
~ Benedict de Spinoza | (Dutch Jewish philosopher. ) | 1632-1677 | Beauty
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Music is good to the melancholy, bad to those who mourn, and neither good or bad to the deaf.
~ Benedict de Spinoza | (Dutch Jewish philosopher. ) | 1632-1677 | Music
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Only that thing is free which exists by the necessities of its own nature, and is determined in its actions by itself alone.
~ Benedict de Spinoza | (Dutch Jewish philosopher. ) | 1632-1677 | Freedom
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To give aid to every poor man is far beyond the reach and power of every man. Care of the poor is incumbent on society as a whole.
~ Benedict de Spinoza | (Dutch Jewish philosopher. ) | 1632-1677 | Aid
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