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  1. Esteem must be founded on preference: to hold everyone in high esteem is to esteem nothing.

  2. I have the fault of being a little more sincere than is proper.

  3. A learned fool is more a fool than an ignorant fool.

  4. If you suppress grief too much, it can well redouble.

  5. He who follows his lessons tastes a profound peace, and looks upon everybody as a bunch of manure.

  6. As the purpose of comedy is to correct the vices of men, I see no reason why anyone should be exempt.

  7. I want to be distinguished from the rest; to tell the truth, a friend to all mankind is not a friend for me.

  8. If everyone were clothed with integrity, if every heart were just, frank, kindly, the other virtues would be well-nigh useless.

  9. Oh, how fine it is to know a thing or two.

  10. We die only once, and for such a long time.

  11. There is no praise to bear the sort that you put in your pocket.

  12. No matter what Aristotle and the Philosophers say, nothing is equal to tobacco; it's the passion of the well-bred, and he who lives without tobacco lives a life not worth living.

  13. I live on good soup, not on fine words.

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  14. Of all the noises known to man, opera is the most expensive.

  15. It is not only for what we do that we are held responsible, but also for what we do not do.

  16. All the ills of mankind, all the tragic misfortunes that fill the history books, all the political blunders, all the failures of the great leaders have arisen merely from a lack of skill at dancing.

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  1. Picture quote by Moliere about motivational

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

  2. Picture quote by Moliere about responsibility

    It is not only for what we do that we are held responsible, but also for what we do not do.

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About Moliere

Where is Moliere from? Moliere is French who said awesome wise words. Well-known and respected in French society for wise sayings. The following quotations and images represent the French nature embed in Moliere's character.

What Moliere was famous for? Moliere is famous playwright with many good quotes. Influential and well recognized playwright all over the world. Browse a lot of Moliere books and reference books with quotes from Moliere on Amazon.

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When was Moliere birthday? Moliere was born on 15 January 1622.

Who is Moliere? Some facts about Moliere from biography. Jean-Baptiste Poquelin, known by his stage name Molière (15 January 1622 – 17 February 1673), was a French playwright and actor who is considered to be one of the greatest masters of comedy in Western literature. Among Molière's best known works are The Misanthrope, The School for Wives, Tartuff... Read more about Moliere on Wikipedia or watch videos with quotes from Moliere on YouTube. Browse a lot of books about Moliere on Amazon to get more reference.


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