Jean Baptiste Moliere

1622 - 1673

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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A Quote by Jean Baptiste Moliére on prose

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All that is not prose is verse: and all that is not verse is prose.

Jean Baptiste Moliere (1622 - 1673)

Source: Le Bourgeois Gentilhomme, 1670, act II, sc. iv

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A Quote by Jean Baptiste Moliére

I saw him, I say, saw him with my own eyes.

Jean Baptiste Moliere (1622 - 1673)

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

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A Quote by Jean Baptiste Moliére on devil

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What the devil was he doing in that galley?

Jean Baptiste Moliere (1622 - 1673)

Source: Les Fourberies de Scapin, 1671, act II, sc. xi

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A Quote by Jean Baptiste Moliére on heart, injustice, integrity, justice, patience, and purpose

If everyone were clothed with integrity, if every heart were just, frank, kindly, the other virtues would be well-nigh useless, since their chief purpose is to make us bear with patience the injustice of our fellows.

Jean Baptiste Moliere (1622 - 1673)

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

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A Quote by Jean Baptiste Moliére on judgment

We should look long and carefully at ourselves Before we pass judgment on our fellows.

Jean Baptiste Moliere (1622 - 1673)

Source: Le Misanthrope

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A Quote by Jean Baptiste Moliére

An erudite fool is a greater fool than an ignorant fool.

Jean Baptiste Moliere (1622 - 1673)

Source: Les Femmes Savantes

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