The army is the true nobility of our country.
Real nobility is based on scorn, courage, and profound indifference.
True nobility is exempt from fear.
There may be as much nobility in being last as in being first, because the two positions are equally necessary in the world, the one to complement the other.
True revolutionaries are like God - they create the world in their own image. Our awesome responsibility to ourselves, to our children, and to the future is to create ourselves in the image of goodness, because the future depends on the nobility of our imaginings.
The nobility of a human being is strictly independent of that of his convictions.
Sweet mercy is nobility's true badge.
The Roman Nobility are not fond of strangers, and you will observe that extreme hospitality is only found where visitors are scarce.
Nietzsche, driven by the absolute demand of his existential truthfulness, could not abide the bourgeois world, even when its representative had human nobility.
Many things about our bodies would not seem to us so filthy and obscene if we did not have the idea of nobility in our heads.
There is nothing noble about being superior to some other man. The true nobility is in being superior to your previous self.
Everyone has something that blocks us from the full experience and expression of our nobility.