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Pierre Corneille – 15 Quotes

 

15 Quotes by Pierre Corneille

 

Oh rage! Oh despair! Oh age, my enemy!

– Pierre Corneille


Every man of courage is a man of his word.

– Pierre Corneille


Each instant of life is a step toward death.

– Pierre Corneille


He who does not fear death cares naught for threats.

– Pierre Corneille


To die for one’s country is such a worthy fate that all compete for so beautiful a death.

– Pierre Corneille


Happiness seems made to be shared.

– Pierre Corneille


I can be forced to live without happiness, but I will never consent to live without honor.

– Pierre Corneille


We never taste happiness in perfection, our most fortunate successes are mixed with sadness.

– Pierre Corneille


My sweetest hope is to lose hope.

– Pierre Corneille


Deceit is the game of petty spirits, and that is by nature a woman’s quality.

– Pierre Corneille


Peace is produced by war.

– Pierre Corneille


A true king is neither husband nor father he considers his throne and nothing else.

– Pierre Corneille


Master of the universe but not of myself, I am the only rebel against my absolute power.

– Pierre Corneille


We never taste a perfect joy our happiest successes are mixed with sadness.

– Pierre Corneille


One often calms one’s grief by recounting it.

– Pierre Corneille


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