Alexandre Dumas Quotes

Who on Earth is Alexandre Dumas?

French author Alexandre Dumas is known for his historic novels The Count of Monte Cristo and The Three Musketeers.

Born July 24, 1802
Died December 05, 1870

Best 10 Quotes by Alexandre Dumas

“All generalizations are dangerous, even this one.”

Alexandre Dumas

“As a general rule, people ask for advice only in order not to follow it; or if they do follow it, in order to have someone to blame for giving it.”

Alexandre Dumas

“One's work may be finished someday, but one's education never.”

Alexandre Dumas

“There is neither happiness nor misery in the world; there is only the comparison of one state with another, nothing more. He who has felt the deepest grief is best able to experience supreme happiness.”

Alexandre Dumas

"The Count of Monte Cristo" Quotes

“How did I escape? With difficulty. How did I plan this moment? With pleasure.”

Alexandre Dumas
The Count of Monte Cristo

“It's necessary to have wished for death in order to know how good it is to live.”

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The Count of Monte Cristo

“Life is a storm, my young friend. You will bask in the sunlight one moment, be shattered on the rocks the next. What makes you a man is what you do when that storm comes.”

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The Count of Monte Cristo

“The difference between treason and patriotism is only a matter of dates.”

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The Count of Monte Cristo

“Woman is sacred; the woman one loves is holy.”

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The Count of Monte Cristo

"The Three Musketeers" Quotes

“Never fear quarrels, but seek hazardous adventures.”

Alexandre Dumas
The Three Musketeers