Pierre Beaumarchais Quote
Variant translation: "Anything that isn't worth saying - they sing nowadays!" - The Barber of Seville [Le Barbier de Séville] (1773), Act I
Picture Source: Wikimedia CommonsPierre Beaumarchais
Born: January 24, 1732
Died: May 18, 1799 (aged 67)
Bio: Pierre-Augustin Caron de Beaumarchais was a French playwright, watchmaker, inventor, musician, diplomat, fugitive, spy, publisher, arms dealer, satirist, financier, and revolutionary.