Quotation by Pierre-Daniel Huet

It is one thing to live, another to philosophize. When therefore the question is about the conduct of our lives, and the performance of our duty, we cease to be philosophers, to be opponents, doubtful or uncertain; and become poor, simple credulous idiots; we call things by their names, and re-assume our understanding and manners; we conform our manners to those of other men, and to their laws and customs.
Pierre-Daniel Huet (1630–1721), French bishop, skeptical philosopher. Traité philosophique sur la foiblesse de l'esprit humain, bk. III, ch. ix, pp. 242-243, Henri du Sauzet, Amsterdam (1723).

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