To live without Hope is to Cease to live.
Neither man or nation can exist without a sublime idea.
Oh, if only I did nothing simply as a result of laziness.
If everything on earth were rational, nothing would happen.
Man is sometimes extraordinarily, passionately, in love with suffering.
There is only one thing that I dread: not to be worthy of my sufferings.
The degree of civilization in a society can be judged by entering its prisons.
The secret of man's being is not only to live but to have something to live for.
Much unhappiness has come into the world because of bewilderment and things left unsaid.
There is nothing easier than lopping off heads and nothing harder than developing ideas.