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 Percy Shelley - “It is impossible that had Buonaparte descended from a race of vegetable feeders that he could have had either the inclination or the power to ascend the throne of the Bourbons.”
 Percy Shelley - “January gray is here, like a sexton by her grave February bears the bier, march with grief doth howl and rave, and April weeps -- but, O ye hours Follow with May's fairest flowers.”
 Percy Shelley - “To be omnipotent but friendless is to reign.”
 Percy Shelley - “The Galilean is not a favorite of mine. So far from owing him any thanks for his favor, I cannot avoid confessing that I owe a secret grudge to his carpentership.”
 Percy Shelley - “Cold hopes swarm like worms within our living clay.”
 Percy Shelley - “The soul's joy lies in doing.”
 Percy Shelley - “A man, to be greatly good, must imagine intensely and comprehensively he must put himself in the place of another and of many others the pains and pleasures of his species must become his own.”
 Percy Shelley - “Is it not odd that the only generous person I ever knew, who had money to be generous with, should be a stockbroker.”
 Percy Shelley - “The gigantic shadows which futurity casts upon the present.”
 Percy Shelley - “Soul meets soul on lovers' lips.”
 Percy Shelley - “The man of virtuous soul commands not, nor obeys.”
 Percy Shelley - “Man who man would be, must rule the empire of himself.”