Jean Racine Quote


Jean Racine
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In French: "Je crains Dieu, cher Abner, et n'ai point d'autre crainte" - Athalie (1691), Act I, sc. 1
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I fear God, dear Abner, and I have no other fear.  - Jean Racine
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Jean Racine
Source/Notes:
In French: "La foi qui n'agit point est-ce une foi sincère?" - Athalie (1691), Act I, Scene I

Jean Racine
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Born: December 22, 1639

Died: April 21, 1699 (aged 59)

Nationality: French

Occupation: Dramatist

Bio: Jean Racine, baptismal name Jean-Baptiste Racine, was a French dramatist, one of the three great playwrights of 17th-century France, and an important literary figure in the Western tradition.

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