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Jean Racine

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Biography - Jean Racine:

French dramatist.
Born: 1639 - Died: 1699
Period:
17th century
Place of birth: France
France

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A tragedy need not have blood and death it's enough that it all be filled with that majestic sadness that is the pleasure of tragedy.
Jean Racine




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Quotes about death:



Quotes for: death

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As a well-spent day brings happy sleep, so life well used brings happy death.”
Leonardo da Vinci - Codex Trivulzianus
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The reports of my death have been greatly exaggerated.”
Mark Twain
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Death does not concern us, because as long as we exist, death is not here. And when it does come, we no longer exist.”
Epicurus
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Each day is a little life: every waking and rising a little birth, every fresh morning a little youth, every going to rest and sleep a little death.”
Arthur Schopenhauer
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A free man thinks of nothing less than of death, and his wisdom is a meditation, not on death, but on life.”
Baruch Spinoza - Ethics
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After your death you will be what you were before your birth.”
Arthur Schopenhauer
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Quotes about tragedy:



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Life is a tragedy when seen in close-up, but a comedy in long-shot.”
Charlie Chaplin
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There are only two tragedies in life: one is not getting what one wants, and the other is getting it.”
Oscar Wilde
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You get tragedy where the tree, instead of bending, breaks.”
Ludwig Wittgenstein
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Life's Tragedy is that we get old to soon and wise too late.”
Benjamin Franklin
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Hope stole into my heart against my will.”
Jean Racine - Phèdre
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Who wishes to travel far spares his steed.”
Jean Racine - Les Plaideurs
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There are no secrets that time does not reveal.”
Jean Racine - Britannicus
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My death, taking the light from my eyes, gives back to the day the purity which they soiled.”
Jean Racine
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The quarrels of lovers are the renewal of love.”
Jean Racine
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Is a faith without action a sincere faith?”
Jean Racine
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