Quotes by Louis de Saint-Just

Keep cool and you command everybody.

Louis de Saint-Just

Other Great Authors

There is a remedy for all things but death, which will be sure to lay us out flat some time or other.

Miguel de Cervantes

It's a good thing to have all the props pulled out from under us occasionally. It gives us some sense of what is rock under our feet, and what is sand.

Madeleine L'Engle

... everything in nature is lyrical in its ideal essence, tragic in its fate, and comic in its existence.

George Santayana

Those who really deserve praise are the people who, while human enough to enjoy power, nevertheless pay more attention to justice than they are compelled to do by their situation.


I used to work in a fire hydrant factory. You couldn't park anywhere near the place.

Steven Wright

Too many pieces of music finish too long after the end.

Igor Fyodorovich Stravinsky »

A man either lives life as it happens to him, meets it head-on and licks it, or he turns his back on it and starts to wither away.

Gene Roddenberry »