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It is surely a matter of common observation that a man who knows no one thing intimately has no views worth hearing on things in g ...
Heads of state are notoriously ill prepared for their mature careers; think of Adolf Hitler (landscape painter), Ho Chi Minh (seam ...
I've never seen a better seaman, but as a man he's a snake. He doesn't punish for discipline, he likes to see men crawl. Sometimes ...
We are always on stage, even when we are stabbed in earnest at the end.
I'll know how to die with courage; that is easier than living.
We are only puppets, our strings are being pulled by unknown forces.
Murder begins where self-defense ends.
The strides of humanity are slow, they can only be counted in centuries.
We have not made the Revolution, the Revolution has made us.
Now you know Danton: in a few hours he will fall asleep in the arms of glory.
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