Abbé Raynal

Abbé
Raynal
1711
1796

French Philosopher, Historian

Author Quotes

Thought is the first faculty of man; to express it is one of his first desires; to spread it, his dearest privilege.

The world is governed by three things - wisdom, authority, and appearance. Wisdom for thoughtful people, authority for rough people, and appearances for the great mass of superficial people who can look only at the outside.

Author Picture
First Name
Abbé
Last Name
Raynal
Birth Date
1711
Death Date
1796
Bio

French Philosopher, Historian