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A list of the best Dante Alighieri quotes. This list is arranged by which famous Dante Alighieri quotes have received the most votes, so only the greatest Dante Alighieri quotes are at the top of the list. All the most popular quotes from Dante Alighieri should be listed here, but if any were missed you can add more at the end of the list. This list includes notable Dante Alighieri quotes on various subjects, many of which are inspirational and thought provoking.

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

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Abandon all hope, you who enter here! Dante Alighieri

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michaelj72 added The path to paradise begins in hell.

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Nature is the art of God. Dante Alighieri

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Follow your own star! Dante Alighieri

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A mighty flame followeth a tiny spark. Dante Alighieri

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I wept not, so to stone within I grew. Dante Alighieri

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Worldly fame is but a breath of wind that blows now this way, and now that, and changes name as it changes direction. Dante Alighieri

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In His will is our peace. Dante Alighieri

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michaelj72 added The darkest places in hell are reserved for those who maintain their neutrality in times of moral crisis.

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For what is liberty but the unhampered translation of will into act? Dante Alighieri

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michaelj72 added Do not be afraid; our fate Cannot be taken from us; it is a gift.

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

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

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The more perfect a thing is, the more susceptible to good and bad treatment it is. Dante Alighieri

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Will cannot be quenched against its will. Dante Alighieri

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Consider your breed; you were not made to live like beasts, but to follow virtue and knowledge. Dante Alighieri

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michaelj72 added Pride, envy, avarice - these are the sparks that have set on fire the hearts of all men.

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michaelj72 added My course is set for an uncharted sea.

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These have not the hope to die. Dante Alighieri

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This miserable state is borne by the wretched souls of those who lived without disgrace and without praise. Dante Alighieri

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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. Dante Alighieri

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Heat cannot be separated from fire, or beauty from the eternal. Dante Alighieri

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A fair request should be followed by the deed in silence. Dante Alighieri

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He whom you see—along the downward arc— was William, and the land that mourns his death, for living Charles and Frederick, now laments; now he has learned how Heaven loves the just ruler, and he would show this outwardly as well, so radiantly visible. Dante Alighieri

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O conscience, upright and stainless, how bitter a sting to thee is a little fault! Dante Alighieri

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michaelj72 added Heaven wheels above you, displaying to you her eternal glories, and still your eyes are on the ground.

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michaelj72 added Remember tonight... for it is the beginning of always.

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This other radiance that shows itself to you at my right hand, a brightness kindled by all the light that fills our heaven-- she has understood what I have said: she was a sister, and from her head, too, by force, the shadow of the sacred veil was taken. But though she had been turned back to the world against her will, against all honest practice, the veil upon her heart was never loosed. This is the splendor of the great Costanza, who from the Swabians' second gust engendered the one who was their third and final power. Dante Alighieri