Harsh counsels have no effect; they are like hammers which are always repulsed by the anvil.
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By annihilating the desires, you annihilate the mind. Every man without passions has within him no principle of action, nor motive to act.
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He who has no passion has no principal or motive to act.
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Every man without passion has within him no principle of action, nor motive of act.
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Truth is a torch that shines through the fog without dispelling it.
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Helvetius, Claude A.

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