Bernard Le Bovier De Fontenelle Quotes

Bernard Le Bovier De Fontenelle Quotes: Modesty in women has two special advantages,--it enhances beauty and veils uncomeliness.
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Bernard Le Bovier De Fontenelle Quote: Truth comes home to the mind so naturally, that when we learn it for the first time, it seems as though we did no more than recall it to our memory.
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Quotes about Bernard Le Bovier De Fontenelle: L'univers?je l'en estime plus depuis que je sais qu'il ressemble a'   une montre; il est surprenant que l'ordre de la nature, tout admirable qu'il est, ne roule que sur des choses si simples. I have come to esteem the universe more now that I know it resembles a watch; it is surprising that the order of nature, as admirable as it is, only runs on such simple things.
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Quote about Bernard Le Bovier De Fontenelle: Let us be well assured of the Matter of Fact, before we trouble our selves with enquiring into the Cause. It is true, that this Method is too slow for the greatest part of Mankind, who run naturally to the Cause, and pass over the Truth of the Matter of Fact.
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