Whether a revolution succeeds or fails people of great hearts will always be sacrificed to it.
When the heroes go off the stage, the clowns come on.
I will not say that women have no character; rather, they have a new one every day.
Whenever books are burned, men also in the end are burned.
Human misery is too great for men to do without faith.
I have never seen an ass who talked like a human being, but I have met many human beings who talked like asses.
You cannot feed the hungry on statistics.
True eloquence consists in saying all that is necessary, and nothing but what is necessary.
Atheism is the last word of theism.
Talking and eloquence are not the same: to speak and to speak well are two things. A fool may talk, but a wise man speaks.