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"Is there no hope?" the sick man said, The silent doctor shook his hea...   Life
A compliment is something like a kiss through a veil.   Life
A faith is a necessity to a man. Woe to him who believes in nothing.   Life
A library implies an act of faith.   Life
A man is not idle because he is absorbed in thought. There is a visibl...   Life
A saint addicted to excessive self-abnegation is a dangerous associate...   Life
Adversity makes men, and prosperity makes monsters.   Life
All the forces in the world are not so powerful as an idea whose time ...   Life
An intelligent hell would be better than a stupid paradise.   Life
An invasion of armies can be resisted, but not an idea whose time has ...   Life
Architecture has recorded the great ideas of the human race. Not only ...   Life
As the purse is emptied, the heart is filled.   Life
At the shrine of friendship never say die, let the wine of friendship ...   Life
Be as a bird perched on a frail branch that she feels bending beneath ...   Life
Be like the bird that, passing on her flight awhile on boughs too slig...   Life
But when ill indeed, Even dismissing the doctor don't always succeed.   Life
Certain thoughts are prayers. There are moments when, whatever be the ...   Life
Civil war? What does that mean? Is there any foreign war? Isn't every ...   Life
Close by the Rights of Man, at the least set beside them, are the Righ...   Life
Common sense is in spite of, not as the result of education.   Life
Curiosity is one of the forms of feminine bravery.   Life
Each man should frame life so that at some future hour fact and his dr...   Life
Everything being a constant carnival, there is no carnival left.   Life
Fashions have done more harm than revolutions.   Life
Forty is the old age of youth; fifty the youth of old age.   Age
Genius is a promontory jutting out into the infinite.   Life
Great perils have this beauty, that they bring to light the fraternity...   Life
Greater than the tread of mighty armies is an idea whose time has come...   Life
Habit is the nursery of errors.   Life
Have courage for the great sorrows of life and patience for the small ...   Life
Have no fear of robbers or murderers. They are external dangers, petty...   Life
He who opens a school door, closes a prison.   Education
He, who every morning plans the transactions of the day, and follows t...   Life
Hell is an outrage on humanity. When you tell me that your deity made ...   Life
Hope is the word which God has written on the brow of every man.   Life
How did it happen that their lips came together? How does it happen th...   Life
Human intelligence discovered a way of perpetuating itself, one not on...   Life
I don't mind what Congress does, as long as they don't do it in the st...   Life
I met in the street a very poor young man who was in love. His hat was...   Life
Indigestion is charged by God with enforcing morality on the stomach.   Life
Initiative is doing the right thing without being told.   Life
It is from books that wise people derive consolation in the troubles o...   Life
It seemed to be a necessary ritual that he should prepare himself for ...   Life
Joy's smile is much closer to tears than laughter.   Life
Laughter is the sun that drives winter from the human face.   Life
Liberation is not deliverance.   Life
Life is the flower for which love is the honey.   Love
Mankind is not a circle with a single center but an ellipse with two f...   Life
Most commonly revolt is born of material circumstances; but insurrecti...   Life
Music expresses that which cannot be said and on which it is impossibl...   Music
My tastes are aristocratic, my actions democratic.   Life
Nations, like stars, are entitled to eclipse. All is well, provided th...   Life
No one ever keeps a secret so well as a child.   Life
Nothing else in the world... not all the armies... is so powerful as a...   Life
One can resist the invasion of an army but one cannot resist the invas...   Life
One is not idle because one is absorbed. There is both visible and inv...   Life
Our acts make or mar us, we are the children of our own deeds.   Life
Society is a republic. When an individual tries to lift themselves abo...   Life
Strong and bitter words indicate a weak cause.   Life
The brutalities of progress are called revolutions. When they are over...   Life
The convent, which belongs to the West as it does to the East, to anti...   Life
The first symptom of love in a young man is timidity; in a girl boldne...   Life
The greatest happiness of life is the conviction that we are loved; lo...   Life
The mountains, the forest, and the sea, render men savage; they develo...   Life
The supreme happiness of life is the conviction that we are loved; lov...   Life
There are fathers who do not love their children; there is no grandfat...   Life
There are thoughts which are prayers. There are moments when, whatever...   Life
There is a sacred horror about everything grand. It is easy to admire ...   Life
There is no such thing as a little country. The greatness of a people ...   Life
There is nothing like a dream to create the future.   Life
There is one thing stronger than all the armies in the world, and that...   Life
Thought is the labor of the intellect, reverie is its pleasure.   Life
To learn to read is to light a fire; every syllable that is spelled ou...   Life
To love another person is to see the face of God.   Life
To love beauty is to see light.   Life
To think of shadows is a serious thing.   Life
Toleration is the best religion.   Life
Try as you will, you cannot annihilate that eternal relic of the human...   Life
We are on the side of religion as opposed to religions, and we are amo...   Life
When a man is out of sight, it is not too long before he is out of min...   Life
When dictatorship is a fact, revolution becomes a right.   Life
When grace is joined with wrinkles, it is adorable. There is an unspea...   Age
Whenever a man's friends begin to compliment him about looking young, ...   Life
Wisdom is a sacred communion.   Life
You punch me, I punch back. I do not believe it's good for ones self-r...   Life