The nation that buys commands, the nation that sells serves; it is necessary to balance trade in order to ensure freedom; the country that wants to die sells only to one country, and the country that wants to survive sells to more than one.
Love is born with the pleasure of looking at each other, it is fed with the necessity of seeing each other, it is concluded with the impossibility of separation.
We are free, but not to be evil, not to be indifferent to human suffering, not to profit from the people, from the work created and sustained through their spirit of political association, while refusing to contribute to the political state that we profit from.
Poetry is the work of the bard and of the people who inspire him.
To insist on racial divisions, on racial differences, in an already divided people, is to place obstacles in the way of public and individual happiness, which can only be obtained by bringing people together as a nation.
Peoples are made of hate and of love, and more of hate than love.
An insatiable appetite for glory leads to sacrifice and death, but innate instinct leads to self-preservation and life.
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.
Just as he who gives his life to serve a great idea is admirable, he who avails himself of a great idea to serve his personal hopes of glory and power is abominable, even if he too risks his life.
Like bones to the human body, the axle to the wheel, the wing to the bird, and the air to the wing, so is liberty the essence of life. Whatever is done without it is imperfect.
The vote is a trust more delicate than any other, for it involves not just the interests of the voter, but his life, honor and future as well.
To give one's life is a right only when one gives it unselfishly.
Life on earth is a hand-to-hand mortal combat.. Between the law of love and the law of hate.
To beautify life is to give it an object.
Liberty the essence of life. Whatever is done without it is imperfect.