Man is born free and everywhere he is in chains.
People who know little are usually great talkers, while men who know much say little.
What wisdom can you find that is greater than kindness?
Those that are most slow in making a promise are the most faithful in the performance of it.
The world of reality has its limits; the world of imagination is boundless.
Patience is bitter, but its fruit is sweet.
Every man has a right to risk his own life for the preservation of it.
Nature never deceives us; it is we who deceive ourselves.
It is too difficult to think nobly when one thinks only of earning a living.
Free people, remember this maxim: we may acquire liberty, but it is never recovered if it is once lost.