104 Total Quotes

Pierre Corneille Quotes

Pierre Corneille
The manner of giving is worth more than the gift.
Pierre Corneille
#French Dramatist #Gifts

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We never taste happiness in perfection, our most fortunate successes are mixed with sadness.
Pierre Corneille
#Happiness #French Dramatist

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This dark brightness that falls from the stars.
Pierre Corneille
#French Dramatist

Pierre Corneille
Severity is allowable where gentleness has no effect.
Pierre Corneille
#French Dramatist

Pierre Corneille
He who allows himself to be insulted deserves to be so; and insolence, if unpunished, increases.
Pierre Corneille
#French Dramatist

Pierre Corneille
To win without risk is to triumph without glory.
Pierre Corneille
#French Dramatist #Glory

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Happiness seems made to be shared.
Pierre Corneille
#Happiness #French Dramatist

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When there is no peril in the fight there is no glory in the triumph.
Pierre Corneille
#French Dramatist

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Danger breeds best on too much confidence.
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#French Dramatist

Pierre Corneille
Guess, if you can, and choose, if you dare.
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#French Dramatist

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One often calms one's grief by recounting it.
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#Grief #French Dramatist

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He who is hated by all can not expect to live long.
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#French Dramatist #Hate

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A liar is always lavish of oaths.
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#French Dramatist #Lies And Lying

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Love is a tyrant sparing none.
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#Love #French Dramatist

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Ambition aspires to descend
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#Ambition

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The crime and not the scaffold makes the shame.
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#French Dramatist

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One ought to have a good memory when he has told a lie.
Pierre Corneille
#Memory #French Dramatist

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Just vengeance does not call for punishment.
Pierre Corneille
#French Dramatist

Pierre Corneille
Brave men are brave from the very first.
Pierre Corneille
#Men #French Dramatist

Pierre Corneille
I have deserved neither so much honor or so much disgrace.
Pierre Corneille
#French Dramatist