If you would be a real seeker after truth, you must at least once in your life doubt, as far as possible, all things.
More Quotes from René Descartes:Cogito Ergo Sum. 'I think, therefore I am.'
I am indeed amazed when I consider how weak my mind is and how prone to error.
Everything is self-evident.
The two operations of our understanding, intuition and deduction, on which alone we have said we must rely in the acquisition of knowledge.
With me everything turns into mathematics. omnia apud me mathematica fiunt.
These long chains of perfectly simple and easy reasonings by means of which geometers are accustomed to carry out their most difficult demonstrations had led me to fancy that everything that can fall under human knowledge forms a similar sequence and that so long as we avoid accepting as true what is not so, and always preserve the right order of deduction of one thing from another, there can be nothing too remote to be reached in the end, or to well hidden to be discovered.
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