Quotes by Marquis de Sade, Aline et Valcour

Has not Nature proved, in giving us the strength necessary to submit them to our desires, that we have the right to do so?

Marquis de Sade, Aline et Valcour

Other Great Authors


Children are the only form of immortality that we can be sure of.

Peter Ustinov

Most joyful the Poet be;It is through him that all men see.

William E. Channing

Whatever you do, you need courage. Whatever course you decide upon, there is always someone to tell you you are wrong. There are always difficulties arising which tempt you to believe that your critics are right. To map out a course of action and follow it to the end, requires some of the same courage which a soldier needs.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Ignorant men don't know what good they hold in their hands until they've flung it away.

Sophocles

Don't open a shop unless you know how to smile.

Jewish Proverb

In oneself lies the whole world and if you know how to look and learn, the door is there and the key is in your hand. Nobody on earth can give you either the key or the door to open, except yourself.

J. Krishnamarti »

For though I do not ask for aid, we need it.

J. R. R. Tolkien, The Fellowship of the Ring, spoken by Boromir »