Highlands Ranch High School - Mr. Sedivy
"Abandon all hope, ye who enter here!"
Dante Aligieri 1265 - 1321
1321 Inscription at the entrance to Hell; From The Inferno:
"The hottest places in Hell are reserved for those who in time of great moral crises maintain their neutrality."
Dante's Divine Comedy, from The Inferno:
"A good painter is to paint two main things, namely men and the working of man's mind."
Leonardo da Vinci 1452 - 1519
"When I get a little money, I buy books; and if any is left, I buy food and clothes."
Desiderius Erasmus 1466 -
"Men are always wicked at bottom unless they are made good by some compulsion."
1469 - 1527
"For this is one of the ancientest laws among them; that no man shall be blamed for reasoning in the maintenance of his own religion."
Sir Thomas More 1478 - 1535
"I am more afraid of my own heart than of the Pope and all his cardinals. I have within me the great Pope, Self."
Martin Luther 1483 - 1546
"I have always found it best to appear to yield. Assume a seeming conformity to your husband's will, even attend mass, and you will more easily get the reins into your own hands."
Luther, on his death bed speaking to his wife:
"I am ripe stool and the world is one giagantic anus, and we are about to let go of each other."
Catherine de' Medici 1519
"How sharper than a serpent's tooth it is to have a thankless child."
William Shakespeare 1564 -
"Sir Sedivy, where hast thou placed the quotes? Alas, good King Lear."
Historical Periods of
| Mesopotamia & Phoenicians |
Highlands Ranch High School 9375 South Cresthill Lane Highlands Ranch, Colorado 80126 303-471-7000
Mr. Sedivy's History Classes
| Colorado History | American Government | Modern European History | Advanced Placement European History | Rise of England | World History |
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