Dante Alighieri Sayings and Quotes

Below you will find our collection of inspirational, wise, and humorous old dante alighieri quotes, dante alighieri sayings, and dante alighieri proverbs, collected over the years from a variety of sources.


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

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Beauty awakens the soul to act.     

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He who sees a need and waits to be asked for help is as unkind as if he had refused it.     

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I wept not, so to stone within I grew.     

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

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Follow your own star!     

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

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In the middle of the journey of our life I came to myself within a dark wood where the straight way was lost.     

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In the middle of the journey of our life I found myself astray in a dark wood where the straight road had been lost sight of.     

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The hottest places in hell are reserved for those who in time of great moral crisis maintain their neutrality.     

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

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In that book which is my memory, On the first page of the chapter that is the day when I first day when I met you, Appear the words, ‘Here begins a new life.     

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Heat cannot be separated from fire, or beauty from The Eternal.     

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

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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.     

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The whole universe is but the footprint of the Divine goodness.     

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The wisest are the most annoyed at the loss of time.     

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Be steadfast as a tower that doth not bend its stately summit to the tempest's shock.     

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A man's renown is like the hue of grass, Which comes and goes.     

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Follow your path, and let the people talk.     

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A mighty flame followeth a tiny spark.     

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The wisest are the most annoyed at the loss of time.     

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Will cannot be quenched against its will.     

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Be like a solid tower whose brave height remains unmoved by all the winds that blow; the man who lets his thoughts be turned aside by one thing or another, will lose sight of his true goal, his mind sapped of its strength.     

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Be as a tower firmly set; Shakes not its top for any blast that blows.     

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The path to paradise begins in hell.     

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

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The only fit reply to a fit request is silence and the fact.     

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

Dante Alighieri

Be like a solid tower whose brave height remains unmoved by all the winds that blow; the man who lets his thoughts be turned aside by one thing or another, will lose sight of his true goal, his mind sapped of its strength.     

Dante Alighieri