I am indeed amazed when I consider how weak my mind is and how prone to error.
The reading of all good books is like a conversation with the finest minds of past centuries.
It is not enough to have a good mind the main thing is to use it well.
I am accustomed to sleep and in my dreams to imagine the same things that lunatics imagine when awake.
The two operations of our understanding, intuition and deduction, on which alone we have said we must rely in the acquisition of knowledge.
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