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Peter Abelard Quotes: "The key to wisdom is this - constant and frequent questioning, for by doubting we are led to question and by questioning we arrive at the truth."

The key to wisdom is this - constant and frequent questioning, for by doubting we are led to question and by questioning we arrive at the truth.




Peter Abelard Quotes: "Nothing can be believed unless it is first understood; and that for any one to preach to others that which either he has not understood nor they have understood is absurd."

Nothing can be believed unless it is first understood; and that for any one to preach to others that which either he has not understood nor they have understood is absurd.




Peter Abelard Quotes: "Logic has made me hated in the world."

Logic has made me hated in the world.



Peter Abelard Quotes: "By doubting we come to questioning, and by questioning we perceive the truth."

By doubting we come to questioning, and by questioning we perceive the truth.




Peter Abelard Quotes: "Language is generated by the intellect and generates the intellect."

Language is generated by the intellect and generates the intellect.



Peter Abelard Quotes: "Be precise in the use of words and expect precision from others"

Be precise in the use of words and expect precision from others



Peter Abelard Quotes: "The first key to wisdom is assiduous and frequent questioning."

The first key to wisdom is assiduous and frequent questioning.




Peter Abelard Quotes: "The beginning of wisdom is found in doubting; by doubting we come to the question, and by seeking we may come upon the truth."

The beginning of wisdom is found in doubting; by doubting we come to the question, and by seeking we may come upon the truth.



Peter Abelard Quotes: "I preferred the weapons of dialectic to all the other teachings of philosophy, and armed with these, I chose the conflicts of disputation rather than the trophies of war."

I preferred the weapons of dialectic to all the other teachings of philosophy, and armed with these, I chose the conflicts of disputation rather than the trophies of war.



Peter Abelard Quotes: "The Son of God took our nature, and in it took upon himself to teach us by both word and example even to the point of death, thus binding us to himself through love."

The Son of God took our nature, and in it took upon himself to teach us by both word and example even to the point of death, thus binding us to himself through love.



Peter Abelard Quotes: "God considers not the action, but the spirit of the action."

God considers not the action, but the spirit of the action.



Peter Abelard Quotes: "The purpose and cause of the incarnation was that He might illuminate the world by His wisdom and excite it to the love of Himself."

The purpose and cause of the incarnation was that He might illuminate the world by His wisdom and excite it to the love of Himself.




Peter Abelard Quotes: "The men who abandon themselves to the passions of this miserable life, are compared in Scripture to beasts."

The men who abandon themselves to the passions of this miserable life, are compared in Scripture to beasts.



Peter Abelard Quotes: "We call an intention good which is right in itself, but the action is good, not because it contains within it some good, but because it issues from a good intention."

We call an intention good which is right in itself, but the action is good, not because it contains within it some good, but because it issues from a good intention.



Peter Abelard Quotes: "In comparing your sorrows with mine, you may discover that yours are in truth nought.. and so shall you come to bear them the more easily grateful that they are not worse."

In comparing your sorrows with mine, you may discover that yours are in truth nought.. and so shall you come to bear them the more easily grateful that they are not worse.



Peter Abelard Quotes: "By doubting we are led to enquire, and by enquiry we perceive the truth."

By doubting we are led to enquire, and by enquiry we perceive the truth.



Peter Abelard Quotes: "In doubting we come to inquiry; by inquiry we perceive the truth."

In doubting we come to inquiry; by inquiry we perceive the truth.



Peter Abelard Quotes: "By doubting we are led to question, by questioning we arrive at the truth."

By doubting we are led to question, by questioning we arrive at the truth.



Peter Abelard Quotes: "We do many things carelessly or unwillingly, but nothing studiously unless we are willing and apply ourselves."

We do many things carelessly or unwillingly, but nothing studiously unless we are willing and apply ourselves.