Through me you pass into the city of woe:Through me you pass into eternal pain:Through me among the people lost for aye.Justice the founder of my fabric moved:To rear me was the task of power divine,Supremest wisdom, and primeval love.Before me things cr
note: this was supposedly quoted by J. Robert Oppenheimer on July 16, 1945 when the first atomic bomb was tested
The hottest places in hell are reserved for those who, in times of great moral crisis, maintain their neutrality.
All hope abandon, ye who enter here
Consider your origin you were not born to live like brutes, but to follow virtue and knowledge.
Avarice, envy, pride,Three fatal sparks, have set the hearts of allOn Fire.
For what is liberty but the unhampered translation of will into act
The secret of getting things done is to act!
There is no greater sorrow Than to be mindful of the happy time In misery.
The experience of this sweet life. L'esperienza de questa dolce vita.
There's not the least thing can be said or done, but people will talk and find fault.
Art, as far as it is able, follows nature, as a pupil imitates his master; thus your art must be, as it were, God's grandchild.
O conscience, upright and stainless, how bitter a sting to thee is a little fault!
The customs and fashions of men change like leaves on the bough, some of which go and others come.
I love to doubt as well as know.
For where the instrument of intelligence is added to brute power and evil will, mankind is powerless in its own defense.
Heaven wheels above you, displaying to you her eternal glories, and still your eyes are on the ground
In the middle of the road of my life I awoke in the dark wood where the true way was wholly lost
Nature is the art of God
Pride, envy, avarice - these are the sparks have set on fire the hearts of all men
A fair request should be followed by the deed in silence.
If the present world go astray, the cause is in you, in you it is to be sought.
Remember tonight.. for it is the beginning of always.
Beauty awakens the soul to act.
From a little spark may burst a flame.