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Rene Descartes
Each problem that I solved became a rule, which served afterwards to solve other problems.

Rene Descartes
Nothing is more fairly distributed than common sense: no one thinks he needs more of it than he already has

Rene Descartes
It is well to know something of the manners of various peoples, in order more sanely to judge our own, and that we do not think that everything against our modes is ridiculous, and against reason, as those who have seen nothing are accustomed to think.

Rene Descartes
The first precept was never to accept a thing as true until I knew it as such without a single doubt.

Rene Descartes
The greatest minds are capable of the greatest vices as well as of the greatest virtues.

Rene Descartes
It is not enough to have a good mind the main thing is to use it well.

Rene Descartes
The two operations of our understanding, intuition and deduction, on which alone we have said we must rely in the acquisition of knowledge.

Rene Descartes
A state is better governed which has few laws, and those laws strictly observed

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