Quotes by Renan, Ernest

As a rule, all heroism is due to a lack of reflection, and thus it is >>

To be free in an age like ours, one must be in a position of authority >>

Let us pardon him his hope of a vain apocalypse, and of a second comin >>

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Authority has every reason to fear the skeptic, for authority can rare >>

Authority has always attracted the lowest elements in the human race. >>

Authority poisons everybody who takes authority on himself. >>

To be free in an age like ours, one must be in a position of authority. That in itself would be enough to make me ambitious.

Renan, Ernest



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