Dying people often become childish.
Government must be a transparent garment which tightly clings to the people's body.
The power of the people and the power of reason are one.
People like us are unhappy in this world and in the next, I guess if we made it to heaven, we'd have to help make it thunder.
The death clock is ticking slowly in our breast, and each drop of blood measures its time, and our life is a lingering fever.
The life of the wealthy is one long Sunday.
Do you know, Valerio, that even the least among all humans is so great that life is far too short to love him?
Peace to the shacks! War on the palaces!
Supreme power rests in the will of all or of the majority.
The revolutionary government is the despotism of liberty against tyranny.
The revolution must end and the republic must begin. In our constitution, right must take the place of duty, welfare that of virtue, and self-defense that of punishment. Everyone must be able to prevail and to live according to one's own nature.
We are always on stage, even when we are stabbed in earnest at the end.
Murder begins where self-defense ends.
Death is the most blessed dream.
The breath of an aristocrat is the death rattle of freedom.