Pius VII quotes

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I am the successor, not of Louis XVI, but of Charlemagne.
The English were very backward to explore and settle the continent which they had stumbled upon. The French preceded them both in ...
Flash'd from his bed the electric tidings came,
He is no better, he is much the same.
Today brings the sad, glad tidings that Mrs. Abraham Lincoln has passed from that darkness which had fallen upon her path through ...
Suicide , moreover, was at the time in vogue in Paris: what more suitable key to the mystery of life for a skeptical society?
Lovers have a way of using this word "nothing" which implies exactly the opposite.
The man who, from the beginning of his life, has been bathed at length in the soft atmosphere of a woman, in the smell of her hand ...
Nations, like families, have great men only in spite of themselves. They do everything in their power not to have any. And therefo ...
Drawing is a struggle between nature and the artist, in which the better the artist understands the intentions of nature, the more ...
I had rather be an oyster than a man, the most stupid and senseless of animals.
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