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    I Like this quote I dislike this quoteHowever big the fool, there is always a bigger fool to admire him.

 Nicholas Boileau quotes (French poet and literary critic, 1636-1711)

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    I Like this quote I dislike this quoteHonor is like an island, rugged and without shores; once we have left it, we can never return

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    I Like this quote I dislike this quoteLet a single complete action, in one place and one day, keep the theatre packed to the last.

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    I Like this quote I dislike this quoteHonour is like an island, rugged and without shores; we can never re-enter it once we are on the outside.

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    I Like this quote I dislike this quote“Tout ce qu'on dit de trop est fade et rebutant.” [That which is repeated too often becomes insipid and tedious.]
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 Nicholas Boileau quotes (French poet and literary critic, 1636-1711)

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    I Like this quote I dislike this quoteBring your work back to the workshop twenty times. Polish it continuously, and polish it again.

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    I Like this quote I dislike this quoteIf your descent is from heroic sires, show in your life a remnant of their fires.

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    I Like this quote I dislike this quoteWhatever we well understand we express clearly, and words flow with ease.

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    I Like this quote I dislike this quoteA fool always finds a greater fool to admire him

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    I Like this quote I dislike this quoteThe world is full of fools; and he who would not wish to see one, must not only shut himself up alone, but must also break his looking-glass.

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Nationality
French.
Gender
Men.
Occupation
Poet, Critic.
Born on year
1636.
Died on year
1711.
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