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Alphonse De Lamartine Quotes

Poets and heroes are of the same race, the latter do what the former conceive.

Sentiment is the poetry of the imagination.

The people only understand what they can feel; the only orators that can affect them are those who move them.

Private passions tire and exhaust themselves, public ones never.

Limited in his nature, infinite in his desire, man is a fallen god who remembers heaven.