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Jean-Baptiste Poquelin, known as Molière

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Biography - Jean-Baptiste Poquelin, known as Molière:

French playwright and actor.
Born: 1622 - Died: 1673
17th century
Place of birth: France

The world, dear Agnes, is a strange affair.




Le monde, chère Agnès, est une étrange chose.

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All the world's a stage.

Quotes for: world


Quotes about the world:

Everyone thinks of changing the world, but no one thinks of changing himself.

The world is in greater peril from those who tolerate or encourage evil than from those who actually commit it.

We admire the world through what we love.

Let us read and let us dance—these two amusements will never do any harm to the world.

Be the change that you wish to see in the world.

How far that little candle throws its beams! So shines a good deed in a naughty world.


Jean-Baptiste Poquelin, known as Molière also said...

One should eat to live, and not live to eat.

Love is a great master. It teaches us to be what we never were.

To live without loving is not really to live.

The defects of human nature afford us opportunities of exercising our philosophy.

I don't know whether it can be or not; but I know well enough that so it is.

With a smile we should instruct our youth.

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