Alexandre Dumas Quotes

Alexandre Dumas Quotes: Porthos: He thinks he can challenge the mighty Porthos with a sword... D'Artagnan: The mighty who? Porthos: Don't tell me you've never heard of me. D'Artagnan: The world's biggest windbag? Porthos: Little pimple... meet me behind the Luxembourg at 1 o'clock and bring a long wooden box. D'Artagnan: Bring your own... Porthos: [laughs]
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Alexandre Dumas Quote: It is almost as difficult to keep a first class person in a fourth class job, as it is to keep a fourth class person in a first class job.
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Quotes about Alexandre Dumas: My son, be worthy of your noble name, worthily borne by your ancestors for over five hundred years. Remember it's by courage, and courage alone, that a nobleman makes his way nowadays. Don't be afraid of opportunities, and seek out adventures. My son, all I have to give you is fifteen ecus, my horse, and the advice you've just heard. Make the most of these gifts, and have a long, happy life.
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Quote about Alexandre Dumas: Those born to wealth, and who have the means of gratifying every wish, know not what is the real happiness of life, just as those who have been tossed on the stormy waters of the ocean on a few frail planks can alone realize the blessings of fair weather.
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Alexandre Dumas Sayings: Without reflecting that this is the only moment in which you can study character,
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Alexandre Dumas Saying: I have been taken by Satan into the highest mountain in the earth, and when there he said he to me, 'Child of earth, what wouldst thou have to make thee adore me?' I replied, 'Listen, I wish to be Providence myself, for I feel that the most beautiful, noblest, most sublime thing in the world, is to recompense and punish.
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Sayings about Alexandre Dumas: There are misfortunes in life that no one will accept; people would rather believe in the supernatural and the impossible.
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Saying about Alexandre Dumas: It is quite rare for God to provide a great man at the necessary moment to carry out some great deep, which is why when this unusual combination of circumstance does occur, history at once records the name of the chosen one and recommends him to the admiration of posterity.
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Alexandre Dumas Quotes: When you compare the sorrows of real life to the pleasures of the imaginary one, you will never want to live again, only to dream forever.
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Alexandre Dumas Quote: I hate this life of the fashionable world, always ordered, measured, ruled, like our music-paper. What I have always wished for, desired, and coveted, is the life of an artist, free and independent, relying only on my own resources, and accountable only to myself.
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Quotes about Alexandre Dumas: True, I have raped history, but it has produced some beautiful offspring.
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