Tartuffe quotes

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What! Would you make no distinction between hypocrisy and devotion? Would you give them the same names, and respect the mask as yo ...
They [zealots] would have everybody be as blind as themselves: to them, to be clear-sighted is libertinism.
There are pretenders to piety as well as to courage.
She is a prude in her own defence ... under the specious mask of propriety, she conceals the decay of her worn-out charms.
Virtue here is persecuted ever
Envious men may die, but envy never.
He who follows his lessons tastes a profound peace, and looks upon everybody as a bunch of manure.
I saw it, I tell you, with my own eyes I saw it, what you call "saw it"!
He teaches me to set my heart on nothing. He detaches my mind from friends and relations; and I could watch on as brother, childre ...
The poor man!
One easily bears moral reproof, but never mockery.
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