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Close by the Rights of Man, at the least set beside them, are the Rights of the Spirit.
Genius is a promontory jutting out into the infinite.
Liberation is not deliverance.
One believes others will do what he will do to himself.
A war between Europeans is a civil war.
One of the hardest tasks is to extract continually from one’s soul an almost inexhaustible ill will.
Despotism is a long crime.
But when ill indeed, Even dismissing the doctor don’t always succeed.
The omnipotence of evil has never resulted in anything but fruitless efforts. Our thoughts always escape from whoever tries to smother them.
Puns are the droppings of soaring wits.
No one can keep a secret better than a child.
There have been in this century only one great man and one great thing: Napoleon and liberty. For want of the great man, let us…
The beautiful has but one type, the ugly has a thousand.
Greater than the tread of mighty armies is an idea whose time has come.
The word is the Verb, and the Verb is God.
When a man is out of sight, it is not too long before he is out of mind.
Men like me are impossible until the day when they become necessary.
Idleness is the heaviest of all oppressions.
Doing nothing is happiness for children and misery for old men.
I don’t mind what Congress does, as long as they don’t do it in the streets and frighten the horses.
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