Dante Alighieri Quotes

- Notable Dante Alighieri Quotes Index -

Born: 1265, Florence, Tuscany, Italy
Birth Country: Italy
Died: Ravenna, Emilia-Romagna, Italy, September 14, 1321
Occupation: Author

1.
All hope abandon, ye who enter here!
- Dante Alighieri

2.
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.
- Dante Alighieri

3.
Be as a tower firmly set Shakes not its top for any blast that blows.
- Dante Alighieri

4.
Beauty awakens the soul to act.
- Dante Alighieri

5.
Consider your origins: you were not made to live as brutes, but to follow virtue and knowledge.
- Dante Alighieri

6.
Heat cannot be separated from fire, or beauty from The Eternal.
- Dante Alighieri

7.
Nature is the art of God.
- Dante Alighieri

8.
Pride, envy, avarice - these are the sparks have set on fire the hearts of all men.
- Dante Alighieri

9.
The customs and fashions of men change like leaves on the bough, some of which go and others come.
- Dante Alighieri

10.
The darkest places in hell are reserved for those who maintain their neutrality in times of moral crisis.
- Dante Alighieri

11.
The sad souls of those who lived without blame and without praise.
- Dante Alighieri

12.
The secret of getting things done is to act!
- Dante Alighieri

13.
There is no greater sorrow than to recall happiness in times of misery.
- Dante Alighieri

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