Birth means nothing where there is no virtue.
But reason does not govern love.
All the ills of mankind, all the tragic misfortunes that fill the history books, all the political blunders, all the failures of the great leaders have arisen merely from a lack of skill at dancing.
As the purpose of comedy is to correct the vices of men, I see no reason why anyone should be exempt.
Ah! What a fine thing it is to know something!
All right, then: I'm deluded and I'm blind. CLITANDRE.
A lover tries to stand in well with the pet dog of the house.
Ah! how annoying that the law doesn't allow a woman to change husbands just as one does shirts.
A learned fool is more a fool than an ignorant fool.