Wednesday, March 6, 2013

Stanisław Leszczyński on Believing

To believe with certainty we must begin with doubting.

As quoted in "Moral Reflections, Sentences and Maxims" by François de La Rochefoucauld. Stanisław Leszczyński (1677–1766) was King of Poland, Duke of Lorraine and a count of the Holy Roman Empire (a rank bestowed by Emperor Frederick III on the Leszczyński family).

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