Historical Who is Who » DANTON, Georges J
French revolutionary leader and powerful impromptu speaker who wrestled with the issue of how far to go with violence in the pursuit of social justice. He wasn't guillotined for killing the king, but for being squeamish about extending the scale of terror.
Famous quotations http://www.brainyquote.com/quotes/authors/g/georges_jacques_danton.html
Dare, dare, dare again, always dare!
To the Tribunals http://www.marxists.org/history/france/revolution/1792/to-tribunals.htm