Pierre Corneille Quotes (121 quotes)
Le Cid (1636), Don Gomès, act II, scene II
In French: "La perfidie est nobleenvers la tyrannie" - Cinna ou la Clémence d'Auguste [English: Cinna or the clemency of Caesar Augustus] (1639), Act III
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Picture Source: Wikimedia CommonsPierre Corneille
Born: June 6, 1606
Died: October 1, 1684 (aged 78)
Occupation: Dramatist, tragedian
Bio: Pierre Corneille was a French tragedian who was one of the three great seventeenth-century French dramatists, along with Molière and Racine. He has been called “the founder of French tragedy” and produced plays for nearly forty years.