Jean Baptiste Moliere

1622 - 1673

A Quote by Jean Baptiste Moliére on control

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Grammar, which knows how to control even kings.

Jean Baptiste Moliere (1622 - 1673)

Source: Les Femmes Savantes, 1672, act II, sc. vi

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A Quote by Jean Baptiste Moliére on cooking, merit, and world

He makes his cook his merit, and the world visits his dinners and not him.

Jean Baptiste Moliere (1622 - 1673)

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

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A Quote by Jean Baptiste Moliére on neighbors

Those whose conduct gives room for talk are always the first to attack their neighbors.

Jean Baptiste Moliere (1622 - 1673)

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

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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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A Quote by Jean Baptiste Moliére

You see him laboring to produce bons mots.

Jean Baptiste Moliere (1622 - 1673)

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

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A Quote by Jean Baptiste Moliére on death and time

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We die only once, and for such a long time!

Jean Baptiste Moliere (1622 - 1673)

Source: Le Dépit Amoureux, 1656, act V, sc. iii

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