Stendhal (January 23, 1783 - March 23, 1842)
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Only great minds can afford a simple style.
The pleasures of love are always in proportion to our fears
Friendship has its illusions no less than love.
God's only excuse is that he does not exist
Far less envy in America than in France, and far less wit
Boycotting the referendum is a possible option that we are thinking of, because we believe that participating in the voting might be useless.
He that would make his own liberty secure, must guard even his enemy from opposition; for if he violates this duty he establishes a precedent that will reach himself.
(January 29, 1737 - June 08, 1809)
Quarrels end, but words once spoken never die