Mme De Stael Quotes
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One must choose in life between boredom and torment.
A nation has character only when it is free.
We cease loving ourselves if no one loves us.
Music revives the recollections it would appease.
A man must know how to brave public opinion, a woman how to submit to it.
We are wrong to fear superiority of mind and soul; this superiority is very moral, for understanding everything makes a person tolerant and the capacity to feel deeply inspires great goodness.
Don't gain the world and lose your soul, wisdom is better than silver or gold.
Your friend is the man who knows all about you, and still likes you.
Happiness always looks small while you hold it in your hands, but let it go, and you learn at once how big and precious it is.
Everything you can imagine is real.
I'm not afraid of death; I just don't want to be there when it happens.