"Be as a tower firmly set Shakes not its top for any blast that blows."
"Our greatest glory is not in never falling, but in rising every time we fall."Dante Alighieri on Confucius
"The dogmas of the quiet past are inadequate to the stormy present. The occasion is piled high with difficulty, and we must rise with the occasion. As our case is new, so we must think anew and act anew."Dante Alighieri on Abraham Lincoln
"A small body of determined spirits fired by an unquenchable faith in their mission can alter the course of history."Dante Alighieri on Mahatma Gandhi
"The test of our progress is not whether we add more to the abundance of those who have much it is whether we provide enough for those who have little."Dante Alighieri on Franklin D. Roosevelt
"I like the dreams of the future better than the history of the past."Dante Alighieri on Thomas Jefferson
"Art, as far as it is able, follows nature, as a pupil imitates his master thus your art must be, as it were, God's grandchild."
"Nature is the art of God."
"Beauty awakens the soul to act."
"Heat cannot be separated from fire, or beauty from The Eternal."
"The customs and fashions of men change like leaves on the bough, some of which go and others come."