Men are like the stars; some generate their own light while others reflect the brilliance they receive.
Fortuitous circumstances constitute the moulds that shape the majority of human lives, and the hasty impress of an accident is too often regarded as the relentless decree of all ordaining fate.
Peoples are made of hate and of love, and more of hate than love.
Men of action, above all those whose actions are guided by love, live forever.
We light the oven so that everyone may bake bread in it.
Perhaps the enemies of liberty are such only because they judge it by its loud voice.
It is a sin not to do what one is capable of doing.
An insatiable appetite for glory leads to sacrifice and death, but innate instinct leads to self-preservation and life.
A selfish man is a thief.
In truth, men speak too much of danger.