Vittorio Alfieri - Quotes

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To err is human; but contrition felt for the crime distinguishes the virtuous from the wicked. ---->>>

Deep vengeance is the daughter of deep silence. ---->>>

Liars are always most disposed to swear. ---->>>

Often the test of courage is not to die but to live. ---->>>

First thoughts are not always the best. ---->>>

Heaven takes care that no man secures happiness by crime. ---->>>

Where there are laws, he who has not broken them need not tremble. ---->>>

Disgrace does not consist in the punishment, but in the crime. ---->>>

A usurper always distrusts the whole world. ---->>>

Ofttimes the test of courage becomes rather to live than to die. ---->>>


Nationality: Italian
Born: January 16, 1749
Die: October 8, 1803
Occupation: Dramatist

Count Vittorio Alfieri (Italian: [vitˈtɔːrjo alˈfjɛːri]; 16 January 1749 – 8 October 1803) was an Italian dramatist and poet, considered the "founder of Italian tragedy."(wikipedia)