A grain of poetry suffices to season a century.
Happiness exists on earth, and it is won through prudent exercise of reason, knowledge of the harmony of the universe, and constant practice of generosity.
Fortunately, there is a sane equilibrium in the character of nations, as there is in that of men.
Other famous men, those of much talk and few deeds, soon evaporate. Action is the dignity of greatness.
One just principle from the depths of a cave is more powerful than an army.
Liberty is the right of every man to be honest, to think and to speak without hypocrisy.
To use for our exclusive benefit what is not ours is theft.
It is terrible to speak of you, Liberty, for one who lives without you.
If I survive, I will spend my whole life at the oven door seeing that no one is denied bread and, so as to give a lesson of charity, especially those who did not bring flour.
A genuine man goes to the roots. To be a radical is no more than that: to go to the roots.