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Blaise Pascal
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Variant translation: "It is the heart which experiences God, and not the reason. This, then, is faith: God felt by the heart, not by the reason." - Pensées (1669), Section IV: On the Means of Belief, No. 278


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Blaise Pascal
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Born: June 19, 1623

Died: August 19, 1662 (aged 39)

Nationality: French

Occupation: Philosopher

Bio: Blaise Pascal, was a French mathematician, physicist, inventor, writer and Catholic philosopher. He was a child prodigy who was educated by his father, a tax collector in Rouen.

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