Dante Alighieri

an Italian poet famous for writing the Divine Comedy that describes a journey through Hell and purgatory and paradise guided by Virgil and his idealized Beatrice (1265-1321)

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A fair request should be followed by the deed in silence.Rate it:
A great flame follows a little spark.Rate it:
Abandon all hope, you who enter here!Rate it:
All hope abandon, ye who enter hereRate it:
Avarice, envy, pride,Three fatal sparks, have set the hearts of allOn Fire.Rate it:
Consider your origin you were not born to live like brutes, but to follow virtue and knowledge.Rate it:
Follow your own star!Rate it:
For what is liberty but the unhampered translation of will into actRate it:
For what is liberty but the unhampered translation of will into act?Rate it:
He listens well who takes notes.Rate it:
If the present world go astray, the cause is in you, in you it is to be sought.Rate it:
In the middle of the journey of our life I came to myself within a dark wood where the straight way was lost.Rate it:
O human race born to fly upward, wherefore at a little wind dost thou fall.Rate it:
The customs and fashions of men change like leaves on the bough, some of which go and others come.Rate it:
The darkest places in hell are reserved for those who maintain their neutrality in times of moral crisis.Rate it:
The experience of this sweet life. L'esperienza de questa dolce vita.Rate it:
The sad souls of those who lived without blame and without praise.Rate it:
There is no greater sorrow Than to be mindful of the happy time In misery.Rate it:
There sighs, lamentations and loud wailings resounded through the starless air, so that at first it made me weep; strange tongues, horrible language, words of pain, tones of anger, voices loud and hoarse, and with these the sound of hands, made a tumult which is whirling through that air forever dark, and sand eddies in a whirlwind.Rate it:
There's not the least thing can be said or done, but people will talk and find fault.Rate it:
These have not the hope to die.Rate it:
Through me you pass into the city of woeThrough me you pass into eternal painThrough me among the people lost for aye.Justice the founder of my fabric movedTo rear me was the task of power divine,Supremest wisdom, and primeval love.Before me things create were none, save thingsEternal, and eternal I shall endure.All hope abandon, ye who enter here.Rate it:
Worldly fame is but a breath of wind that blows now this way, and now that, and changes name as it changes direction.Rate it:

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