Frenchmen have an unlimited capacity for gallantry and indulge it on every occasion.
This quote is about nations.
Record how this quote makes you feel.
You can report quote corrections via the "Conversation" tab below
Search on Google Books to find citations of this quotation.
Jean-Baptiste Poquelin, better known as Moliere (January 15, 1622 February 17, 1673), was a French theatre writer, director and actor, one of the masters of comic satire.
Twenty years from now you will be more disappointed by the things that you didn't do than by the ones you did do. So throw off the bowlines. Sail away from the safe harbor. Catch ...
Immature love says: I love you because I need you. Mature love says: I need you because I love you.
Progress is impossible without change, and those who cannot change their minds cannot change anything.
An executive is a man who decides; sometimes he decides right, but always he decides.
It is only through labor and painful effort, by grim energy and resolute courage, that we move on to better things.
Life is truly known only to those who suffer, lose, endure adversity and stumble from defeat to defeat.
Take this action
Or do this