Disgrace is not in the punishment, but in the crime.
Well does Heaven take care that no man secures happiness by crime.
- Luigi Pirandello Italian Dramatist
- Pietro Aretino Italian Author
- Michelangelo Italian Painter
- Federico Fellini Italian Filmmaker
- Antonio Porchia Italian Poet
- Giacomo Leopardi Italian Poet
- Moshe Chaim Luzzatto Italian Jewish Rabbi
- Catherine of Siena Italian Philosopher
- Pope John XXIII Italian Catholic Religious Leader
- Bonaventure Italian Christian Scholar