It requires more courage to suffer than to die. >>
We must laugh at man to avoid crying for him. >>
True heroism consists in being superior to the ills of life, in whatev >>
Attention and respect give pleasure, however late, or however useless. >>
Respect commands itself and it can neither be given nor withheld when >>
Eminence without merit earns deference without esteem. >>
A celebrated people lose dignity upon a closer view.