Nicolas Chamfort Quotes (54 quotes)
“The only thing that stops God sending a second Flood is that the first one was useless.”
[Characters and Anecdotes book, 1771]
Born: April 06, 1741
Died: April 13, 1794
Occupation: Writer, playwright
Bio: Sébastien-Roch Nicolas also known as Chamfort was a French writer, best known for his witty epigrams and aphorisms. He was secretary of Louis XVI's sister, and of the Jacobin club.