Jean Racine quotes

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Do you think you can be righteous and holy with impunity?
Tired of being of loved, he wants to be feared.
I would soon fear him, if he did not still fear me.
Behind a veil, unseen yet present, I was the forceful soul that moved this mighty body.
When will the veil be lifted that casts so black a night over the universe? God of Israel, lift at last the gloom: For how long wi ...
All is asleep: the army, the wind, and Neptune.
The principal rule of art is to please and to move. All the other rules were created to achieve this first one.
A tragedy need not have blood and death: It's enough ... that it all be filled with that majestic sadness that is the pleasure of ...
In a month, in a year, how will we bear that so many seas separate me from you?
And forever goodbye! Forever! Oh, Sir, can you imagine how dreadful this cruel word sounds when one loves?
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