Jean Baptiste Moliere

1622 - 1673

A Quote by Jean Baptiste Moliére on worth

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Things are only worth what one makes them worth.

Jean Baptiste Moliere (1622 - 1673)

Source: Le Misanthrope

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A Quote by Jean Baptiste Moliére on honor

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Anyone may be an honorable man, and yet write verse badly.

Jean Baptiste Moliere (1622 - 1673)

Source: Le Misanthrope, 1666, act IV, sc. i

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A Quote by Jean Baptiste Moliére

My Lord Jupiter knows how to sugarcoat the pill.

Jean Baptiste Moliere (1622 - 1673)

Source: Amphitryon 1666, act I, sc. x

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A Quote by Jean Baptiste Moliére on art

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He's a wonderful talker, who has the art of telling you nothing in a great harangue.

Jean Baptiste Moliere (1622 - 1673)

Source: Le Misanthrope, 1666, act II, sc. v

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A Quote by Jean Baptiste Moliére on trouble

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I always make the first verse well, but I have trouble making the others.

Jean Baptiste Moliere (1622 - 1673)

Source: Les Précieuses Ridicules, 1659, act I, sc. xi

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A Quote by Jean Baptiste Moliére on revenge and women

A woman always has her revenge ready.

Jean Baptiste Moliere (1622 - 1673)

Source: Tartuffe, 11664, act II, sc. ii

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A Quote by Jean Baptiste Moliére

There is no rampart that will hold out against malice.

Jean Baptiste Moliere (1622 - 1673)

Source: Tartuffe, 11664, act I, sc. i

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A Quote by Jean Baptiste Moliére on vices and virtue

I prefer an accommodating vice to an obstinate virtue.

Jean Baptiste Moliere (1622 - 1673)

Source: Amphitryon 1666, act I, sc. iv

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A Quote by Jean Baptiste Moliére on glory, obstacles, and overcoming

The greater the obstacle, the more the glory in overcoming it.

Jean Baptiste Moliere (1622 - 1673)

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A Quote by Jean Baptiste Moliére

Although I am a pious man, I am not the less a man.

Jean Baptiste Moliere (1622 - 1673)

Source: Tartuffe, 11664, act III, sc. iii

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