Pierre Beaumarchais Quote


Source/Notes: Complete quotation (variant translation): "..provided I do not write about the government, or about religion, or politics, or morals, or those in power, or public bodies, or the Opera, or the other state theatres, or about anybody who is active in anything, I can print whatever I want."
Source/Notes: Variant translation: "Anything that isn't worth saying - they sing nowadays!" - The Barber of Seville [Le Barbier de Séville] (1773), Act I
Source/Notes: Variant translation: "You see, where love's concerned, too much is never enough." - The Marriage of Figaro [French: La Folle Journée] (1778), Act IV, Scene I