"One often calms one's grief by recounting it."
"That though the radiance which was once so bright be now forever taken from my sight. Though nothing can bring back the hour of splendor in the grass, glory in the flower. We will grieve not, rather find strength in what remains behind."Pierre Corneille on William Wordsworth
"Worry does not empty tomorrow of its sorrow. It empties today of its strength."Pierre Corneille on Corrie Ten Boom
"What does love look like? It has the hands to help others. It has the feet to hasten to the poor and needy. It has eyes to see misery and want. It has the ears to hear the sighs and sorrows of men. That is what love looks like."Pierre Corneille on Saint Augustine
"When you are sorrowful look again in your heart, and you shall see that in truth you are weeping for that which has been your delight."Pierre Corneille on Khalil Gibran
"When sorrows come, they come not single spies, but in battalions."Pierre Corneille on William Shakespeare
"Oh rage! Oh despair! Oh age, my enemy!"
"Every man of courage is a man of his word."
"He who does not fear death cares naught for threats."
"To die for one's country is such a worthy fate that all compete for so beautiful a death."
"Each instant of life is a step toward death."
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