One does not ask of one who suffers: What is your country and what is your religion? One merely says: You suffer, that is enough for me…
When a man has done what he considers to be his duty to his people and his country, he can rest in peace.
Science knows no country, because knowledge belongs to humanity, and is the torch which illuminates the world.
It is almost universally felt that when we call a country democratic we are praising it: consequently the defenders of every kind of régime claim that it is a democracy, and fear that they might have to stop using the word if it were tied down to any one meaning.