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Philippe Quinault

Quote of Philippe Quinault - He who has but a moment...

Biography - Philippe Quinault:

Born: 1635 - Died: 1688
17th century
Place of birth: France

He who has but a moment to live,
Has no longer anything to dissemble.



Other version: "He who has only a moment to live, No longer has anything to dissimulate."



(French, German)

Qui n’a plus qu’un moment à vivre,
N’a plus rien à dissimuler.

Wer nur noch einen Augenblick zu leben hat, hat nichts mehr zu verbergen.

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Quotes for: death


Quotes about death:

As a well-spent day brings happy sleep, so life well used brings happy death.

The reports of my death have been greatly exaggerated.

Death does not concern us, because as long as we exist, death is not here. And when it does come, we no longer exist.

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.

A free man thinks of nothing less than of death, and his wisdom is a meditation, not on death, but on life.

After your death you will be what you were before your birth.

Quotes for: to hide


Quotes for: to hide

Happiness is sometimes hidden in the unknown.

Hide your life and spread your spirit.

There is no disguise which can long hide love where it exists, nor feign it where it does not.

There are certain things that we hide in order to reveal them.

Men differ by what they show, and have in common what they hide.

All of us harbour in ourselves hidden gardens and plantations;


Philippe Quinault also said...

It is not wise to be wiser than is necessary.

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