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
- Catherine of Siena Italian Philosopher
- Moshe Chaim Luzzatto Italian Jewish Rabbi
- Bonaventure Italian Christian Scholar
- Pope John XXIII Italian Catholic Religious Leader
- Petrarch Italian Scholar
- Luciano Pavarotti Italian Musician
- Thomas Aquinas Italian Catholic Priest
- Galileo Galilei Italian Astronomer