Find the best quotes by Pierre Corneille.
To die for one’s country is such a worthy fate that all compete for so beautiful a death.
Peace is produced by war.
One half of my life has put the other half in the grave.
Love is a tyrant sparing none.
My sweetest hope is to lose hope.
It matters more how one gives than what one gives.
It is a crime against the State to be powerful enough to commit one.
I would not like a king who could obey.
I have deserved neither so much honor or so much disgrace.
He who plays advisor is no longer ambassador.
He who allows me to rule is in fact my master.
Each instant of life is a step toward death.
Every man of courage is a man of his word.
Do your duty and leave the rest to heaven.
To vanquish without peril is to triumph without glory.
Danger breeds best on too much confidence.
They who overcome their desires once can overcome them always.
In the service of Caesar, everything is legitimate.
Reason and love are sworn enemies.
He who pardons easily invites offense.
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