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Pascal Pensées

by Blaise Pascal

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Published by Penguin in Harmondsworth .
Written in English


Edition Notes

This translation originally published, 1966.

Statementtranslated with an introduction byA.J. Krailsheimer.
SeriesPenguin classics
ContributionsKrailsheimer, A. J.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21146542M
ISBN 100140441719

When we see a natural style, we are astonished and delighted; for we expected to see an author, and we find a man. Whereas those who have good taste, and who, seeing a book, expect to find a man, are quite surprised to find an author. Plus poetice quam humane locutus es. 2 2 Petronius, "You have spoken more as a poet than as a man.". Table of Contents for Pascal's Pensees, a digital book in the International School of Theology's Cyber Library which is a digital library for graduate seminary research, personal, and .

Pensées and Other Writings Blaise Pascal Translated by Honor Levi and Edited with introduction and notes by Anthony Levi Oxford World's Classics. A new edition of Pascal's magnum opus, written as he left them. Includes the principal dossiers classified by Pascal, as well as the essential portion of the important Writings on Grace. The immortality of the soul is a matter of such importance to us; it affects us so deeply that we must have lost our wits completely not to care what it is all about. All our actions and our thoughts must follow such different courses depending on whether there are eternal rewards to hope for or not, that it is impossible to take a single step with sense and judgment unless it is determined .

Pensées / Pascal, Blaise (4 copies separate) Pensées / Pascal, Blaise / ISBN (4 copies separate) Tanker / Pascal, Blaise / ISBN (4 copies separate)/5(27). Édition de , Cette version des Pensées de Blaise Pascal fut publiée à partir de fragments de manuscrits destinés à son Apologie de la reli- gion édition est la plus complète, car les contempo-rains de Pascal craignant la réaction des Jésuites si tout était Size: 1MB.


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The Pensees (or 'Thoughts') is a collection of writings by Blaise Pascal, one of the great philosophers and mathematicians of the Pascal Pensées book century.

Pascal was an ardent believer in the Christian religion. The Pensees was intended as a defense of Christianity, but Pascal died before the book could be fully edited and published.

This book, representing Pascal's 'pensees', or thoughts, contains many provocative views that have managed to arouse critics from many different perspectives. And while there are several strains of Pascal's thought that I considerably dissent from, it can hardly be denied that in many ways, Pascal's insights into human character as it relates 5/5(5).

The Pensées is simply the compelling "Thoughts" of mathematician, physicist, and religious thinker Blaise Pascal. Originally intending to publish a book defending Christianity, Pascal died before he could complete it.

The thoughts and ideas for his book were collected and complied, posthumously, and then published as the Pensées. Free kindle book and epub digitized and proofread by Project Gutenberg.

[A] Cf. the use of the simile of the comparing parallel passages, the edition of the Pensées by Henri Massis (A la cité des livres) is better than the two-volume edition of Jacques Chevalier (Gabalda).It seems just possible that in the latter edition, and also in his biographical study (Pascal; by Jacques Chevalier, English translation, published by Sheed & Ward), M.

“Man is only a reed, the weakest in nature, but he is a thinking reed. There is no need for the whole universe to take up arms to crush him: a vapour, a drop of water is enough to kill him.

but even if the universe were to crush him, man would still be nobler than his slayer, because Pascal Pensées book knows that he is dying and the advantage the universe has over by: Pascal is most famous as a scientist, but as with many famous scientists of that era, he was deeply religious and was a defender of his faith.

This book was his attempt at a Christian apologetic. He has two main objects, to prove that man is nothing without God, and also to prove by the scriptures that Jesus is the redeemer of mankind/5(13).

The Pensees of Pascal - a Study in Baroque Style. a Dissertation by Maggioni, Sister Mary Julie and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at The Pensées (literally "thoughts") is a collection of fragments on theology and philosophy written by 17th-century philosopher and mathematician Blaise Pascal.

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The work remained unfinished at his death. Between the summers of andhe put. The Online Books Page. Online Books by. Blaise Pascal (Pascal, Blaise, ) Online books about this author are available, as is a Wikipedia article.

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For much of his life, Pascal () worked on a magnum opus which was never published in the form. Pensées is a collection of thoughts, from French mathematician and philosopher Blaise Pascal. In many ways Pascal was an early post-modernist thinker, perceiving and challenging (successfully) not only principles in mathematics and physical sciences, but.

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" In Pensées, Pascal surveys several philosophical paradoxes: infinity and nothing, faith and reason, soul and matter, death and life, meaning and vanity—seemingly arriving at no definitive conclusions besides humility, ignorance, and grace.4/5(K).

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Notes and Questions for Pascal () Pensees () Robert Harris Janu Overview The Pensees is a collection of hundreds of notes made by Pascal, many of them intended for a book which would be a rational defense of Christianity.

Pascal managed to organize and classify some notes before he died, but others remain unsorted, and. Pensées (which means thoughts) is more a series of notes than an actual book. It was written by Blaise Pascal, a Frenchman, in the 's, and was published a.

Blaise Pascal: a thought on God, death and passion. Blaise Pascal is both a philosopher, a religious thinker and a mathematician. Pascal is considered the forerunner of existentialist philosophy, developed later by Kierkegaard, Heidegger and Sartre.

His major work, les Pensées (Thoughts), Pascal speaks about the misery of man without God. Pascal, Blaise, Online books by this author are available. See also what's at Wikipedia, your library, or elsewhere. Filed under: Pascal, Blaise, Pascal (Manchester: Sherratt and Hughes, ), by Emile Boutroux, trans.

by Ellen Margaret Creak (multiple formats at ); Pascal, by John Tulloch, ed. by Mrs. Oliphant (Gutenberg text).Discover the best - Pascal, Blaise in Best Sellers. Find the top most popular items in Amazon Books Best Sellers.Many of the fragments are interesting ("The Wager," of course; there's also a passage on the relativity of motion that seems proto-Einsteinian; the "kneel and believe" passage is far less substantial than Althusser might lead you to believe: better off rereading Althusser); but the larger part of the Pensées is taken up with tedious wrangling over obsolete theological niceties, such /5(27).