Humorous Quotes attributed to Moliere
1622-1673, French Comic Playwright, Satirist, Actor
- And knowing money is a root of evil, in Christian charity, he'd take away whatever things may hinder your salvation. (Tartuffe)
- I assure you that a learned fool is more foolish than an ignorant fool.
- I live on good soup, not on fine words.
- I prefer an accommodating vice to an obstinate virtue.
- It infuriates me to be wrong when I know I'm right.
- Let us drink while we can, One cannot drink forever. (The Middle-Class Gentlemen)
- Nearly all men die of their remedies, and not of their illnesses.
- Of all follies there is none greater than wanting to make the world a better place.
- Of all the noises known to man, opera is the most expensive.
- That must be wonderful: I don't understand it at all.
- The envious will die, but envy never.(Tartuffe)
- The fair eyes of my cash-box. (The Miser)
- The public scandal is what brings offence, and secret sinning is not sin at all.(Tartuffe)
- There is no praise to beat the sort that you put in your pocket. (The Middle-Class Gentleman)
- We die only once, and for such a long time.
- Where in the world are we? Go where we will, we see nothing but fools. (The Bores)
- Writing is like prostitution. First you do it for love, and then for a few close friends, and then for money.
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