Moliere Sayings and Quotes

Below you will find our collection of inspirational, wise, and humorous old Moliere quotes, Moliere sayings, and Moliere proverbs, collected over the years from a variety of sources.

A learned fool is more foolish than an ignorant one. Moliere
If you suppress grief too much, it can well redouble. Moliere
It is not only what we do, but also what we do not do for which we are accountable. Moliere
It is not only what we do, but also what we do not do, for which we are accountable. Moliere
If you suppress grief too much it can well redouble. Moliere
The greater the obstacle, the more glory in overcoming it. Moliere
The greater the obstacle, the more glory in overcoming it. Moliere
We are easily fooled by that which we love. Moliere
One should eat to live, not live to eat. Moliere
The more we love our friends, the less we flatter them; it is by excusing nothing that pure love shows itself. Moliere
Perfect reason flees all extremity, and leads one to be wise with sobriety. Moliere
Gold makes the ugly beautiful. Moliere
It is not only for what we do that we are held responsible, but also for what we do not do. Moliere
The duty of comedy is to correct men by amusing them. Moliere
The greater the obstacle, the more glory in overcoming it. Moliere
Tobacco is the passion of honest men and he who lives without tobacco is not worthy of living. Moliere
Every good act is charity. A man's true wealth hereafter is the good that he does in this world to his fellows. Moliere
The greater the obstacle, the more glory in overcoming it. Moliere
Grammar, which knows how to control even kings. Moliere
Every good act is charity. A man's true wealth hereafter is the good that he does in this world to his fellows. Moliere
Debts are nowadays like children begot with pleasure, but brought forth in pain. Moliere
There's nothing quite like tobacco: it's the passion of decent folk, and whoever lives without tobacco doesn't deserve to live. Moliere
The secret to fencing consists in two things: to give and to not receive. Moliere
Debts are nowadays like children begot with pleasure, but brought forth in pain. Moliere
If you make yourself understood, you're always speaking well. Moliere
There's nothing quite like tobacco: it's the passion of decent folk, and whoever lives without tobacco doesn't deserve to live. Moliere
There's a sort of decency among the dead, a remarkable discretion: you never find them making any complaint against the doctor who killed them! Moliere
A wise man is superior to any insults which can be put upon him, and the best reply to unseemly behavior is patience and moderation. Moliere
Don't appear so scholarly, pray. Humanize your talk, and speak to be understood. Do you think a Greek name gives more weight to your reasons? Moliere
The greater the obstacle, the more glory in overcoming it. Moliere