11th-century Diplomat Quotes
I scourge both flesh and spirit because I know that I have offended in both flesh and spirit.
I have loved righteousness and hated iniquity, and therefore I die in exile.
Pope Gregory VII
Let no attachment to your native soil be an impediment, because…all the world is exile to the Christian, and all the world his country: thus exile is his country, and his country exile.
Launching the First Crusade
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Any authentic work of art must start an argument between the artist and his audience.
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Remarkable Last Words (or Near-Last Words)
Philip James Bailey
Letitia Elizabeth Landon