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Pierre Corneille

Quote of Pierre Corneille - Time is a great master; it...

Biography - Pierre Corneille:

French dramatist.
Born: 1606 - Died: 1684
17th century
Place of birth: France

Time is a great master; it regulates things well.



Time is a great master; it regulates things well.



(French, German)

Le temps est un grand maître, il règle bien des choses.

Die Zeit ist eine große Meisterin, sie ordnet viele Dinge.

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Sadness flies away on the wings of time.

Time softens everything.

Quotes for: time


Quotes about time:

In rivers, the water that you touch is the last of what has passed and the first of that which comes; so with present time.

Truth is the daughter of time, not of authority.

It is the time you have wasted for your rose that makes your rose so important.

Those who make the worst use of their time are the first to complain of its brevity.

Time is the moving image of eternity.
Plato - Timaeus / 

What then is time? If no one asks me, I know what it is. If I wish to explain it to him who asks, I do not know.


Pierre Corneille also said...

The manner of giving is worth more than the gift.

For souls nobly born valor doesn't await the passing of years.

Learn to know yourself, and descend into yourself.

In the happiness of others I seek my own.

Every man of courage is a man of his word.

And the combat ceased, for want of combatants.

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