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    Nature is the art of God.
    — Dante Alighieri
    tags: nature  god 
     
    He who sees a need and waits to be asked for help is as unkind as if he had refused it.
    — Dante Alighieri
    tags: help 
     
    Consider your origins: you were not made to live as brutes, but to follow virtue and knowledge.
    — Dante Alighieri
    tags: live  virtue 
     
    If you follow your natural bent;you will definitely go to heaven
    — Dante Alighieri
    tags: heaven 
     
    Do not be afraid; our fate Cannot be taken from us; it is a gift.
    — Dante Alighieri
    tags: fate  gift 
     
    But the stars that marked our starting fall away. We must go deeper into greater pain, for it is not permitted that we stay.
    — Dante Alighieri
    tags: pain  star 
     
    Because there is no man who can be true and just judge of himself, so much will self-love deceive him.
    — Dante Alighieri
    tags: men  true 
     
    If your world isn't right, the cause is in you.
    — Dante Alighieri
    tags: world  right 
     
    Beauty awakens the soul to act.
    — Dante Alighieri
    tags: beauty  soul 
     
    ...ma gia volgena il mio disio e'l velle si come rota ch'igualmente e mossa, l'amor che move: i sole e l'altre stelle ...as a wheel turns smoothtly, free from jars, my will and my desire were turned by love, The love that moves the sun and the other stars.
    — Dante Alighieri
    tags: desires  star 
     
    Three things remain with us from paradise: stars, flowers and children.
    — Dante Alighieri
    tags: children  star  child  flowers 
     
    The mind which is created quick to love, is responsive to everything that is pleasing, soon as by pleasure it is awakened into activity. Your apprehensive faculty draws an impression from a real object, and unfolds it within you, so that it makes the mind turn thereto. And if, being turned, it inclines towards it, that inclination is love; that is nature, which through pleasure is bound anew within you.
    — Dante Alighieri
    tags: nature  pleasure  real  mind 
     
    In the middle of the journey of our life I came to myself within a dark wood where the straight way was lost.
    — Dante Alighieri
    tags: journey  dark  lost 
     
    The secret of getting things done is to act!
    — Dante Alighieri
    tags: secret 
     
    Remember tonight... for it is the beginning of always.
    — Dante Alighieri
    I am the way into the city of woe.I am the way to a forsaken people.I am the way into eternal sorrow.Sacred justice moved my architect.I was raised here by divine omnipotence,Primordial love and ultimate intellect.Only those elements time cannot wearWere made before me, and beyond time I stand.Abandon all hope ye who enter here.
    — Dante Alighieri
    tags: time  justice  divine  hope 
     
    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
    tags: men  thoughts  true  mind  strength  goal 
     
    The path to paradise begins in hell.
    — Dante Alighieri
    tags: hell  path 
     
    There is a gentle thought that often springs to life in me, because it speaks of you.
    — Dante Alighieri
    tags: thoughts 
     
    They yearn for what they fear for.
    — Dante Alighieri
    tags: fear 
     
    L'amor che move il sole e l'altre stelle (The love that moves the sun and the other stars)
    — Dante Alighieri
    I care not where my body may take me as long as my soul is embarked on a meaningful journey.
    — Dante Alighieri
    tags: journey  soul  body  care 
     
    Follow your path, and let the people talk.
    — Dante Alighieri
    tags: people  path 
     
    The hottest places in hell are reserved for those who, in time of great moral crisis, maintain their neutrality.[This miserable modeMaintain the melancholy souls of thoseWho lived withouten infamy or praise.]
    — Dante Alighieri
    tags: time  soul  hell  morals 
     
    For where the instrument of intelligence is added to brute power and evil will, mankind is powerless in its own defense.
    — Dante Alighieri
    At grief so deep the tongue must wag in vain; the language of our sense and memory lacks the vocabulary of such pain.
    — Dante Alighieri
    tags: pain  memory  grief  language 
     
    Love insists the loved loves back
    — Dante Alighieri
    ...Everything that is, desires to be. As we act, we unfold our being. Enjoyment naturally follows, for a thing desired always brings delight.
    — Dante Alighieri
    tags: desires 
     
    This miserable way is taken by the sorry souls of those who lived without disgrace and without praise. They now commingle with the coward angels, the company of those who were not rebels nor faithful to their God, but stood apart. The heavens, that their beauty not be lessened, have cast them out, nor will deep Hell receive them - even the wicked cannot glory in them.
    — Dante Alighieri
    tags: beauty  soul  hell  praise  god  angel  company  heaven  sorry 
     
    Everywhere is here and every when is now.
    — Dante Alighieri
    Lying in a featherbed will bring you no fame, nor staying beneath the quilt, and he who uses up his life without achieving fame leaves no more vestige of himself on Earth than smoke in the air or foam upon the water.
    — Dante Alighieri
    tags: earth  fame  lying  water  smoke 
     
    Here my powers rest from their high fantasy, but already I could feel my being turned- instinct and intellect balanced equally. as in a wheel whose motion nothing jars- by the Love that moves the Sun and the other stars.
    — Dante Alighieri
    tags: fantasy  power  star  instinct 
     
    It may be that a more subtle person would find for this thing a reason of greater subtlety: but such is the reason that I find, and that liketh me best.
    — Dante Alighieri
    tags: people 
     
    He loves but little who can say and count in words, how much he loves.
    — Dante Alighieri
    The heaven that rolls around cries aloud to you while it displays its eternal beauties, and yet your eyes are fixed upon the earth alone.
    — Dante Alighieri
    tags: beauty  earth  alone  eyes  heaven 
     
    Because your question searches for deep meaning, I shall explain in simple words
    — Dante Alighieri
    tags: meaning  questions 
     
    Without hope we live in desire.
    — Dante Alighieri
    tags: desires  live  hope 
     
    The day that man allows true love to appear, those things which are well made will fall into cofusion and will overturn everything we believe to be right and true.
    — Dante Alighieri
    tags: men  believe  true  right 
     
    Pride, envy, avarice - these are the sparks have set on fire the hearts of all men.
    — Dante Alighieri
    tags: men  heart  fire  envy  pride 
     
    So that the Universe felt love, by which, as somebelieve, the world has many times been turned to chaos. And at that moment this ancient rock, here and elsewhere, fell broken into pieces.
    — Dante Alighieri
    tags: time  world  moment  chaos  broken  universe 
     
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