"If you would be a real seeker after truth, it is necessary that at least once in your life you doubt, as far as possible, all things."
"Everything we hear is an opinion, not a fact. Everything we see is a perspective, not the truth."Rene Descartes on Marcus Aurelius
"Anyone who doesn't take truth seriously in small matters cannot be trusted in large ones either."Rene Descartes on Albert Einstein
"Three things cannot be long hidden: the sun, the moon, and the truth."Rene Descartes on Buddha
"I believe that unarmed truth and unconditional love will have the final word in reality. This is why right, temporarily defeated, is stronger than evil triumphant."Rene Descartes on Martin Luther King, Jr.
"A lie gets halfway around the world before the truth has a chance to get its pants on."Rene Descartes on Winston Churchill
"The two operations of our understanding, intuition and deduction, on which alone we have said we must rely in the acquisition of knowledge."
"I am indeed amazed when I consider how weak my mind is and how prone to error."
"I am accustomed to sleep and in my dreams to imagine the same things that lunatics imagine when awake."
"It is not enough to have a good mind the main thing is to use it well."
"The reading of all good books is like a conversation with the finest minds of past centuries."